Gasoline prices in Arizona at $2.55 per gallon

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By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

PHOENIX (AP) -- Gasoline prices around Arizona keep going down at the pumps.

Officials with Triple-A Arizona said Thursday the average statewide price for unleaded regular gasoline is $2.55 a gallon. That's down by more than a dime from last week.

This week's national average is $2.62 per gallon, down by nearly 11 cents from last week.

Triple-A analysts say prices could fall even further in the coming weeks, barring unforeseen circumstances.

The East Valley (Mesa, Tempe, Chandler, Gilbert, Apache Junction, Queen Creek and Ahwatukee) has Arizona's lowest average gasoline price at $2.43 a gallon and Flagstaff the highest at $2.87.

Missouri has the lowest average gas prices among states in the continental U.S. at $2.33 a gallon with New York the highest at $3.04 a gallon.

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