Skip to content

Gas prices remain at highest levels in five months

Gas prices in Okotoks area sitting at 136.9 at most stations
Gas Pump 2210-2
(Western Wheel File Photo)

Commuters continue to feel the pinch at the pumps.

According to statistics from, average prices in the Calgary area are above the 135.5 cents per litre mark for the first time since mid-October.

Gas prices saw a sharp increase at the beginning of January, dipped at the end of the month, were on a significant upward trajectory at the beginning of February and have since plateaued around 136 cents per litre on average.

Airdrie area prices have followed that trend and on Monday, Feb.12 you’ll be paying 136.9 at the pump at every station except for the UFA where prices are at the 129.9 mark and Gas Plus on Airdrie Road where the price is 34.9

Prices are the exact same at High River gas stations with some deals to be found in Calgary, although most stations are also sitting at that 136.9 mark.

Costco in Balzac is 131.9 and Gas Plus in Balzac is 133.9.

For up-to-date gas price information, check out the Western Wheel’s lowest gas prices widget.


No Facebook? No problem.

Here is how you can stay connected to the Airdrie City View and access local news in your community:

Bookmark our homepage for easy access to local news.
Pick up a copy of our newspaper and read local news that you cannot get elsewhere.
Sign up for our FREE newsletters to have local news & more delivered daily to your email inbox.
Download our mobile icon to have access to our news right at your fingertips.

push icon
Be the first to read breaking stories. Enable push notifications on your device. Disable anytime.
No thanks