(SUFFOLK, Va – May 14, 2019) — The Suffolk News-Herald says that, “Virginia drivers should celebrate this week, as the state was ranked 10th nationwide for least expensive gas prices, AAA Tidewater Virginia announced on Monday.”
The average price on Monday for a gallon of gas in Virginia was $2.61, which was three cents less than last week and six cents less than last year, according to the press release.G
In Hampton Roads, prices at the pumps are slightly higher than the state average at $2.62. But that’s still three cents cheaper than last week and eight cents cheaper than last year.
Gas prices are declining slowly but steadily nationwide, and the national average dropped by three cents on the week to $2.86. The average on Monday was four cents cheaper than last month, and the same price that was recorded a year ago.
Gasbuddy.com on Tuesday morning recorded regular gas prices at Suffolk pumps that ranged from $2.52 to $2.69.