According to Gasbuddy.com, gasoline prices are down to a national average of $2.33 per gallon. One year ago for the week of Memorial Day, prices were at $2.75 per gallon, and for the same week two years ago prices were $3.75 per gallon.
This is the lowest Memorial Day gasoline prices since 2005 (even lower than in 2009).
Ten years ago, price were at $2.94 per gallon, and fifteen years ago at $1.74.
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According to Bloomberg, WTI oil is at $49.61 per barrel, and Brent is at $49.60 per barrel. Last year on Memorial Day, Brent was at $65.37 per barrel, and two years ago Brent was at $110.01.