TN average gas prices still rising, but not as sharply
Average Tennessee gas prices are still rising, but not as sharply as in previous weeks.
Tennessee drivers are paying an average price of $2.47 per gallon for regular unleaded, with Monday’s state average three cents more than a week ago, 26 cents more than this time last month, but only one cent higher than this time last year.
In Weakley County, the average price of a gallon of gas is $2.52, with drivers in Obion County paying a penny less per gallon at $2.51.
In Henry County, the average price per gallon is $2.49, and in Gibson County, drivers are paying an average of $2.50 per gallon.
In Carroll County, the average price of a gallon of gas is $2.54.
According to Triple-A spokesperson Jeanette Casselano, gasoline stocks have been steadily decreasing since early February causing spikes at the pump that are likely to continue for the coming weeks.