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The cheapest gas in my area today was $4.459/gal.

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Iowa- $3.79

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$4.15 - $4.40/gallon depending on the station for regular unleaded in Portland, Oregon.
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$4.09 in central Maine.

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The highest I saw was $5.69 a gallon ($1.49/liter), lowest is $5.48 ($1.45/liter) and expected to go up again. Looks like you guys are catching up
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$4.19 in central Massachusetts :
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$4.89 in Northern California
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"Norwegians are now paying more than NOK 13 a litre (nearly USD 11 a gallon) for gasoline in many markets, and that's likely to rise."
"Norway's gasoline prices became the highest in Europe this week, somewhat ironic since Norway is an oil-producing nation. But government policies have always aimed to discourage use of private cars in Norway by heavily taxing the cars themselves and the gasoline they need to operate."
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$4.15 - $4.40/gallon depending on the station for regular unleaded in Portland, Oregon.
This only the $4.15 is at the grocery store with a store card and 10 cent per gallon coupon! In CT.
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$4.09 in NE PA

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We are at $3.89 a gallon in So. TX. But my Suburban is diesel at that is at $4.69 a gallon.
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4.58 southern california
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$3.65 yesterday when i filled up at the cheap place. Elsewhere it hovers at $3.85-89. Mountains of NC
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4.50ish...northern/central california

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$3.90 - $4.15 in Houston. I filled up yesterday at $3.90 but it was the only one I saw at that price.
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$4.01 for the cheap stuff in Eastern NC. Although I just glanced at a station on my way home, and the station I looked at is usually several cents more than most. So it's probably something like $3.96 a gallon near my house. I don't look at gas prices unless I have to.

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$4.01 for the cheap stuff in Eastern NC. Although I just glanced at a station on my way home, and the station I looked at is usually several cents more than most. So it's probably something like $3.96 a gallon near my house. I don't look at gas prices unless I have to.
Wow... the last time I lived in NC, gas was still under a $1.

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I paid $3.94 today, but I don't know why it wasn't higher. Everyone else is $4.09 and up.
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We're paying $1.47/L which is around $5.75 a gallon I believe.
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$4.09-$4.15 phoenix
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LOL Spiderdust. I wish it were under $1 a gallon here! We're moving to San Diego in 3 weeks and man, I don't even want to think about how much gas is going to cost out there!

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$5.60 per gallon

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$5.40

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Do you guys use http://gasbuddy.com/ ?

It is a nice way to scope out prices in your area

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$4.34
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$4.539 for 87 octane at what we call "ANSI Standard Arco," which typically has the lowest price. There's one other station that's occasionally a cent lower.

I saw a Chevron charging $4.699/$4.999/$5.099, which caught my eye because of the huge jump from the bottom grade to the mid-grade. They weren't in the middle of changing their prices, either.

The Arco up the street, which is more expensive than a lot of Arcos, is $4.569. There's a 76 station a couple doors up from them, which for months now has had their prices pegged at 2 cents higher than that Arco, and today we noticed they're now 3 cents higher. (The 76 station on the next boulevard over, so like 8 blocks away, is typically 15-20 cents a gallon higher, and their cross-the-street competition is even pricier.)
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Between $4.27 and $4.45 in CT.

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$3.849/gal :

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