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Gas Prices Continue to Drop in 2024

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Drivers around the nation are happy to see the prices at the gas pump, especially given the ongoing events in the Middle East and the potential for colder months to have pushed prices up. As of January 9th, average gas prices sit at $3.08 per gallon, down from $3.28 per gallon a year ago according to AAA data. 

In Wisconsin, gas prices remain well below the national average. It currently sits at $2.62 per gallon, 23 cents below where it was one month ago and 49 cents below where it was one year ago. 

In Southeast Wisconsin, drivers are continuing to benefit from declining gas prices. The average gas price has fallen to $2.56 per gallon, about 53 cents less than it was one year ago and 32 cents lower than one month ago in the Kenosha area. In the Racine area, prices are down 31 cents from one month ago and down 52 cents from this time last year. 

To see more about gas prices across Wisconsin, data from AAA can be found here.