The average price for a gallon of gas rose again over the weekend in Bellingham, closing to within 10 cents of the record set in June 2008.
According to AAA Washington’s Daily Fuel Gauge report, the average price for a gallon of gas in Bellingham was $4.40 on Monday, May 21, up two cents from Sunday and up six cents compared to a week ago. Olympia was the next highest major Washington metro area, at $4.29 a gallon. Spokane was the least expensive among Washington metro areas, at $3.97 a gallon.
The record price of $4.50 a gallon in Bellingham was set on June 21, 2008.
The average price for a gallon of diesel fuel was $4.53 on May 21, up three cents from the day before.