Everybody is noticing those gas prices creeping up! Gas prices rose in the past few days and has now reached almost $3 per gallon. Website, gasbuddy.com, reported Columbus had an average price of $2.92 per gallon. The lowest price spotted was $2.59 per gallon. There are several apps out there that help you to find the lowest gas prices in your area like gas buddy, gas guru, waze, dash, and mapquest gas prices.
Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis for GasBuddy, points to Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal as one of the factors. He added the odds of hitting the $3 per gallon mark nationally is not better than 65 percent. Columbus gas prices have been as high as $3.62 per gallon in May of 2013. Last year prices were $2.30 per gallon.