Gas prices decline in state
Cost still secondhighest in country
Last updated 9/14/2023 at 3:52pm
OLYMPIA – Washington state fuel prices fell for the first time in months, but still remain above $5 a gallon. Despite the decrease, the Evergreen State still has the second-highest gas prices in the nation, behind only California.
At the beginning of the year, the average price at the pump in Washington state was $3.84 per gallon. As of Monday, the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gas in Washington is $5.06, down from $5.09 the week prior, according to AAA data.
Per AAA, the average price of gas in California this week is $5.43 per gallon, up from $5.32 the week prior.