Average gasoline prices in Chattanooga have dropped by nearly 90 cents a gallon from the June highs and could drop even more as the summer travel season eases, according to a report from GasBuddy.com on Monday.
Prices at the pump in Chattanooga are still 78 cents a gallon above where they were a year ago. But GasBuddy surveys show Chattanooga motorists continue to enjoy average regular gas prices that are 55 cents a gallon below the national average.
The average price of regular gas in Chattanooga fell by 13.4 cents a gallon in the past week to $3.62 a gallon, according to GasBuddy's survey of 170 stations in Chattanooga. Prices in Chattanooga are 66.3 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and remain the lowest among the major cities in Tennessee.