Gas prices in Peoria fall eight cents

By WEEK Reporter

Gas prices in Peoria fall eight cents

April 1, 2013 Updated Apr 1, 2013 at 9:49 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- Average retail gasoline prices in Peoria have fallen 7.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.62 per gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy.com.

This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.61 per gallon.

Including the change in gas prices in Peoria during the past week, prices yesterday were 43.5 cents per gallon lower than the same day one year ago and are 16.2 cents per gallon lower than a month ago.

The national average has decreased 10.3 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 28.1 cents per gallon lower than this day one year ago.