After it was revealed Oregon gas prices averaged over $3 for the first time in 3 years, I had to see how Oregon and Washington compare nationally.

The average price of gas in Washington is $3.17 - good for third highest in the country behind California ($3.51) and Hawaii ($3.49.) The drop-off between Hawaii and Washington is pretty big, but third highest of 50 states is pretty significant.

Oregon is the fifth highest average in the United States at $3.095, just behind Alaska at $3.11.

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