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Gas now averages $3.82 a gallon

Thursday - 6/23/2011, 7:42am  ET

WASHINGTON - The average price of a gallon of gas of regular is below $4 for the fourth straight week, and down overall for the sixth straight week.

WTOP's Price at the Pump survey shows the average is $3.82, down three cents from last week.

The average for mid-grade is now $4.01, down five cents from a week ago, and premium is now $4.14, down three cents. Diesel fuel is $4.12, down two cents from last week.

The average for regular fuel this week is cheapest in Maryland and Virginia, both at $3.75, compared to D.C., with an average of $3.96.

Here are the current and past gas prices:

6/22/11 Week Ago Year Ago
D.C. $3.96 $4.00 $2.81
Maryland $3.75 $3.80 $2.72
D.C. Metro area $3.82 $3.87 $2.80

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