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Gas prices down this week, still higher than last month

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(KAIT) -

The average price of gas fell in Arkansas in the past week.

According to GasBuddy, the average price of gas fell 1.6 cents per gallon to an average of $2.36 per gallon on Sunday.

The national average also fell 0.6 cents per gallon to $2.65 per gallon.

Prices were still 21.6 cents higher than this time last year in Arkansas and 9.6 cents higher per gallon than this time last month.

The national average has also increased, according to GasBuddy, 12 cents per gallon in the last month.

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