Gas prices in Michigan and across the country have shot up to over $5 a gallon which is leaving drivers feeling some pain when it's time to fill up.

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When can Michiganders expect gas prices to come back down to $3?
Experts say it could be a long time.

When Will Michigan Gas Prices Come Back Down To The $3?

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Currently, Michigan drivers are averaging 62% more on gasoline.

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Patrick de Haan of GasBuddy tells WXYZ 7 that it could be at least two years maybe three until you can find gas in Michigan for $3.

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How Did Gas Prices Get So High?

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There are several reasons that gas prices have risen to over $5 a gallon.

  • Inflation
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  • Russia's invasion of Ukraine
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  • The world coming out of a global Covid-19 pandemic
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  • Major supply chain issue
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How Is High Gas Prices Affecting The American Family?

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Kristen Mcgrath of Retail Me Not told WXYZ 7 that American families are now spending $346 more per month than they were last year for the same goods. If gas prices stay where they're at for the next two years that could add up to an additional $8,000.

Is There A Fuel Shortage In Michigan?

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Partick de Hann told WXYX 7 that the gas supply in Michigan and the surrounding area is at the lowest season level ever recorded which goes back over 30 years to 1990.

How Can You Save Money At The Pump?

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GasBuddy has a list of 27 ways you can save money at the pump.
You can see the list by clicking here

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