Gasoline prices across Texas dip

Average price in Houston is $3.28 per gallon

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Gas prices have climbed to 15-month highs in 14 states, according to, and are on the rise in many others largely due to instability in Iraq. Take a look at which states have been hit hardest so far:

HOUSTON - Gasoline prices have tumbled 8 cents a gallon this week across Texas.

AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump statewide settled at $3.28 per gallon. That compares to the national average of $3.49 per gallon, which is down 6 cents from last week.

The association survey found Amarillo has the most expensive gasoline statewide at $3.33 per gallon. The Dallas-Fort Worth area has the cheapest gasoline, at $3.23 per gallon.

AAA Texas reports gas in Houston and Galveston at $3.28.

AAA experts say prices have also dropped in the Midwest due to ample supplies, continued weak demand and the start of the transition to cheaper winter-blend fuels.

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