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Amarillo has the cheapest gasoline in Texas this week at an average $1.46 per gallon. Drivers in El Paso are paying the most statewide at an average $1.62 per gallon.
Houston drivers haven’t paid less on average than Abu Dhabi pump prices since 2008, according to data.
The Houston area sees an average of just $1.61 per gallon of regular unleaded gasoline on Monday, which is down more than 4 cents in a week, while the national average dropped 6.5 cents to $1.82 a gallon, according to GasBuddy survey data. Texas overall is averaging $1.62 a gallon.
Costco sold gasoline 20 cents per gallon lower than its competitors throughout 2015 and offered the cheapest prices in 12 states, including Texas.
Texarkana has the cheapest gasoline in Texas this week at an average $1.59 per gallon. Drivers in El Paso are paying the most statewide at $1.71 per gallon.
Many gasoline stations across the Houston metro area are selling regular gasoline for less than $1.50 a gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
West Texas Intermediate oil for delivery in February rose by 19 cents or 0.6 percent to $30.63 per barrel in early trading.
But GasBuddy also warned that some states are considering implementing fuel tax hikes this year.
Oil prices settled at their lowest point of the current crude crash on Tuesday, falling to just under $34 per barrel on Wednesday
U.S. oil prices at $35 a barrel are also at their lowest point since that time, and the nationwide gasoline average could finally drop below $2 this week..