Not Logged In Log In   Sign Up   Points Leaders
Follow Us    2:22 AM

Message Forum - Read Message

Category: GasBuddy Official Blog > Topics Add to favorite topics   Post new topicPost New Topic
Author Topic: Midwest breaks all time record high gas prices Back to Topics
PD
Moderator
Message Posted: May 17, 2013 4:49:32 PM

It was coming. Some states and cities have shattered records that have stood for nearly five years and gasoline prices skyrocket in the Midwest.

Minneapolis saw another jump over night and into today to $4.39 a gallon, beating out consistently high Honolulu by a dime! There's more bad news before the light at the end of the tunnel- more hikes may hit in the day or two ahead. But relief isn't far off- prices may peak in the next week before beginning to decline. The high prices for gasoline are sure to attract replenishment from far away. Records for gas prices are listed below.

Cities and states and their pricing status:
NE: $4.00. All time high $4.09 on 7/13/08.
Lincoln: $3.96. All time high $4.14 on 7/13/08...

Visit GasBuddy Blog for full article
REPLIES (newest first) Post a Reply
Tundralimited2009
Champion Author Dallas

Posts:43,535
Points:2,135,895
Joined:Feb 2009
Message Posted: Apr 11, 2014 6:56:17 AM

wow
Tundralimited2009
Champion Author Dallas

Posts:43,535
Points:2,135,895
Joined:Feb 2009
Message Posted: Apr 11, 2014 6:55:40 AM

records are made to be broken
fonz08wrx
Champion Author Durham

Posts:1,564
Points:488,860
Joined:Dec 2013
Message Posted: Apr 11, 2014 12:58:30 AM

how about north carolina
rjr54
Champion Author Winnipeg

Posts:1,373
Points:466,225
Joined:Feb 2005
Message Posted: Apr 10, 2014 10:52:01 PM

Today's price is $1.299/litre. = $4.50/gallon

$4.00/gallon is a bargain.

[Edited by: rjr54 at 4/10/2014 10:52:48 PM EST]
magpie2013
Champion Author Milwaukee

Posts:4,918
Points:150,775
Joined:Apr 2013
Message Posted: Apr 10, 2014 7:18:55 PM

We are now close to 4.00 dollars when does this stop, soon we won't be able to go to work,because of this outrageous gas price. What will they do then! If we are all smart we will buy only what we need and stop filling our tanks!! Wake up and smell the coffee,we are getting cheated! Stop the fill ups and hit them back in their pocketbooks!
gasmask78
Champion Author Virginia

Posts:4,861
Points:1,106,250
Joined:Sep 2011
Message Posted: Apr 10, 2014 12:26:49 AM

I don't like this..
gasmask78
Champion Author Virginia

Posts:4,861
Points:1,106,250
Joined:Sep 2011
Message Posted: Apr 10, 2014 12:24:32 AM

This is a bit old...
Tundralimited2009
Champion Author Dallas

Posts:43,535
Points:2,135,895
Joined:Feb 2009
Message Posted: Apr 9, 2014 1:07:05 AM

I agree
magpie2013
Champion Author Milwaukee

Posts:4,918
Points:150,775
Joined:Apr 2013
Message Posted: Apr 6, 2014 7:37:30 PM

Just waiting for them to drop, don't fill up get only what you need!
GasPriceHelp4u
Champion Author Dayton

Posts:5,941
Points:1,347,375
Joined:Jul 2008
Message Posted: Mar 23, 2014 7:13:42 AM

Not the kind of records we need to be breaking!!!
gasmask78
Champion Author Virginia

Posts:4,861
Points:1,106,250
Joined:Sep 2011
Message Posted: Mar 23, 2014 2:28:21 AM

I need to drag out my horse carriage...
amchornetx
Champion Author Twin Cities

Posts:99,064
Points:4,189,610
Joined:Oct 2003
Message Posted: Mar 18, 2014 7:47:12 PM

Well and succinctly stated mdcsgt!!!
rjr54
Champion Author Winnipeg

Posts:1,373
Points:466,225
Joined:Feb 2005
Message Posted: Mar 17, 2014 11:56:47 PM

$4 or $4.39 seem like a bargain.
mdcsgt
Champion Author South Carolina

Posts:2,124
Points:704,535
Joined:Feb 2013
Message Posted: Jun 5, 2013 4:32:27 PM

All time HIGH pump prices with ALL time highs in CAPACITY!! GREED!!!!!
teafortwo
Champion Author Washington

Posts:28,598
Points:2,158,610
Joined:Feb 2009
Message Posted: Jun 5, 2013 6:16:00 AM


Is this legit? Or is this more bait and switch political propaganda?

Around here, prices have not gone higher than in 2005.
kiatoindos
Champion Author Chicago

Posts:2,297
Points:659,060
Joined:Dec 2012
Message Posted: Jun 4, 2013 7:04:40 AM

Don't know about Minnesota Chicago jumped 30 cents last 2 days
Vette1967
Champion Author Albany

Posts:9,210
Points:2,054,445
Joined:Jun 2009
Message Posted: Jun 2, 2013 1:44:37 AM

Not something to be proud about.
gasmask78
Champion Author Virginia

Posts:4,861
Points:1,106,250
Joined:Sep 2011
Message Posted: May 31, 2013 12:48:39 AM

Gas prices around here aren't terrible...yet. But it is not 7/4 yet, so we shall see...
MiataPrincess
Champion Author Des Moines

Posts:1,012
Points:188,175
Joined:Feb 2013
Message Posted: May 29, 2013 7:12:05 AM

yes, we know...all time high & all time profits
MiataPrincess
Champion Author Des Moines

Posts:1,012
Points:188,175
Joined:Feb 2013
Message Posted: May 28, 2013 7:10:48 AM

yes I know and it sucks
Donatelo
Champion Author Dayton

Posts:1,223
Points:331,165
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: May 28, 2013 6:52:17 AM

if we kept all the oil we drill in the states, including Alaska and off our shores, and fully used our natural gas reserves we would be energy independent. It grinds my gears that we spent all that effort to build the Alaska pipeline, then we ship it off overseas to the open market. When will America wake up and see we are being used by big oil and their greed for profits.
nstrdnvstr
Champion Author Twin Cities

Posts:41,677
Points:4,757,700
Joined:May 2001
Message Posted: May 27, 2013 3:49:18 PM

Prices are slowly coming down, for now.
MiataPrincess
Champion Author Des Moines

Posts:1,012
Points:188,175
Joined:Feb 2013
Message Posted: May 23, 2013 9:11:24 AM

8-(
honda0105
Champion Author Tallahassee

Posts:24,049
Points:2,388,440
Joined:Nov 2008
Message Posted: May 22, 2013 6:26:48 AM

07sky: can't always do that... those who have to work, must often drive long distances.
WanderDan
All-Star Author Dayton

Posts:670
Points:445,635
Joined:Nov 2012
Message Posted: May 21, 2013 11:26:34 PM

I guess we stay on course and keep say drill drill... not!
07skydriver
Champion Author Ohio

Posts:6,042
Points:1,714,275
Joined:Feb 2009
Message Posted: May 21, 2013 11:56:25 AM

Just stay home.
honda0105
Champion Author Tallahassee

Posts:24,049
Points:2,388,440
Joined:Nov 2008
Message Posted: May 21, 2013 5:44:27 AM

Costello: premium isn't the measure of things. But at least you guys have cheap-ish diesel...
honda0105
Champion Author Tallahassee

Posts:24,049
Points:2,388,440
Joined:Nov 2008
Message Posted: May 21, 2013 5:40:59 AM

my heart goes out to all affected by the tornadoes. Just hoping Pig Oil won't add insult to injury.
KAR120CSII
Champion Author Oregon

Posts:6,082
Points:1,266,040
Joined:Apr 2010
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 11:44:31 PM

How about in Memphis?
weshyatt
Veteran Author Memphis

Posts:385
Points:471,900
Joined:Jun 2006
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 2:10:09 PM

not so in Memhis, TN
Costello
Champion Author South Dakota

Posts:3,331
Points:1,880,745
Joined:Jan 2007
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:43:47 AM

$4.80 for premium here with diesel @$3.85. South Dakota
orcar
Champion Author Boise

Posts:2,470
Points:1,408,335
Joined:Jun 2010
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:38:18 AM

And we have our government to thank for the high prices.
nskmda
Champion Author Grand Rapids

Posts:1,933
Points:897,570
Joined:May 2007
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:25:41 AM

not really, the highest is still ahead
Cheepo
Champion Author Tampa

Posts:13,062
Points:3,894,125
Joined:Apr 2003
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:16:16 AM

Again or still???????????
Gramps001
Champion Author North Carolina

Posts:8,198
Points:1,898,870
Joined:Feb 2007
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:15:27 AM

DITTO
Diesel_Ram
Champion Author Dallas

Posts:9,601
Points:2,291,250
Joined:Jan 2009
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:14:40 AM

Old Story
BillHeatherL
Champion Author Alberta

Posts:10,794
Points:2,662,670
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:13:09 AM

greed rules
wilsmoke
Champion Author Albany

Posts:3,525
Points:2,345,180
Joined:Apr 2005
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:13:01 AM

old
truckpdlr
Champion Author Tucson

Posts:5,979
Points:1,865,265
Joined:Sep 2009
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:12:46 AM

2.97 here this AM.
Janetique
Champion Author Virginia Beach

Posts:3,930
Points:1,496,425
Joined:Jul 2008
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:12:38 AM

old, but it still sucks for the people in the midwest.
Insuremn
Champion Author Twin Cities

Posts:8,192
Points:1,802,570
Joined:May 2010
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:11:13 AM

Very old.
MustangRacing
Champion Author Virginia

Posts:4,507
Points:1,390,045
Joined:May 2011
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:11:10 AM

really old.
metrojeep
Champion Author Fort Worth

Posts:5,598
Points:1,213,295
Joined:Feb 2012
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:10:23 AM

Old
snky2k
Champion Author Indianapolis

Posts:3,584
Points:1,031,720
Joined:Mar 2012
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:10:10 AM

Old
mrme
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:1,349
Points:438,170
Joined:Sep 2005
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:09:56 AM

wrong records to be breaking
hatterasjack
Champion Author South Carolina

Posts:1,983
Points:1,305,175
Joined:Sep 2007
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:09:55 AM

$3.10 at Costco looks better and better.
jfherndo
Sophomore Author St. Louis

Posts:172
Points:82,690
Joined:Nov 2010
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:09:29 AM

Something interesting is that when you drive the interstates up in Iowa and Nebraska, there are a lot of stations pushing different formulations of Ethanol all the way up to E85. I'm suspecting that reliance on Ethenol mixing in with gasoline (minimum 10% by law in these states) pushes prices up too.
toyotaguy
Champion Author San Jose

Posts:1,808
Points:1,798,645
Joined:Feb 2003
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:09:14 AM

Another place for oil companys to grab more for their pockets.
kriketgirl
Veteran Author Michigan

Posts:400
Points:1,555,305
Joined:May 2009
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:09:08 AM

coming down penny by penny...
civicdutie
Champion Author Rochester

Posts:5,743
Points:1,532,175
Joined:Nov 2008
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:08:04 AM

Did we lose another gasoline refinery?
NightRider
Champion Author Dallas

Posts:2,769
Points:152,855
Joined:Apr 2012
Message Posted: May 20, 2013 10:06:56 AM

Really, Really OLD.
Post a reply Back to Topics