SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) - Utah’s average gas price of $3.71 a gallon is the sixth highest in the nation, according to AAA.
Utah is also fourth highest in among the forty-eight contiguous states. Only Alaska, California, Connecticut, Hawaii and New York have higher prices, according to AAA.
The average price in Utah for a gallon of regular gasoline dropped 4 cents from last month’s AAA report on October 9 to $3.71.
The national average price dropped 38 cents from last month’s AAA report to $3.44 a gallon.
The average price is only 2 cents higher than a year ago. Hawaii has the highest average price at $4.19 and New York has the highest for the 48 contiguous states at $3.99. Missouri has the lowest average price at $3.10 a gallon.
----Information from: AAA.