The average per-gallon price of regular gas in Tennessee was $3.27 as of Sunday, unchanged compared to the figure from the previous week, according to AAA.
In Nashville, the average per-gallon price of regular gas was $3.30 as of Sunday, a four-cent increase compared to the figure from the previous week. (See chart below.)
As of Sunday, the national average price was $3.64, a two-cent decrease. More specifically, and to compare to Tennessee, Georgia’s per-gallon average of $3.47 rose two cents.
“Motorists who traveled during the holiday weekend enjoyed stable gas prices," Jessica Brady, AAA spokeswoman, The Auto Club Group, said in a release. “This week looks to be another relatively stable week at the pump."
The cost for a barrel of oil fell last week, closing at $94.15 on the New York Mercantile Exchange — $1.87 less than the week prior, according to AAA.