The New York state average this week is $2.48 per gallon, up three cents from last week, and a year ago, the state average was $2.31. "Steady declines in crude supplies have pushed oil prices about $10 per barrel higher than previous year, making it more expensive to produce gasoline". The statewide average is higher than past year at this time by 9¢, and we have the 14th most expensive gasoline in the country.
Gas prices are up 8 cents per gallon in Rhode Island, to an average of $2.36 for a gallon of regular unleaded gas.
GasBuddy's live ticking average indicated that gas prices across the nation cooled off by Monday afternoon. The most expensive fuel in town reported to gasbuddy Sunday was $2.24 per gallon at a store on North Valdosta Road.
State of Tennessee- $2.13, up 5.7 cents per gallon from last week's $2.07. Heating oil gained 1 cent to $1.65 a gallon.
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Showers and thunderstorms likely today. Some storms could be strong to severe
Similar to Friday , there will likely be some areas of light rain around to start the day Saturday . Dew points north of I-20 should be in the upper 60s, but south of I-20 will remain in the low 70s.
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The price motorists are paying for a gallon of gas in Virginia is up six cents from a week ago.
US crude oil prices have risen 16 percent from their 10-month low of $42.75 on June 21 to $49.03 per barrel on August 3, according to AAA.
Currently, several southern states have the nation's cheapest gas prices, with SC and MS leading the way with gas at an average of $2.09 per fallon. Gasoline demand recently hit a new weekly record of 9.842 million barrels per day, according to the latest update from the Energy Information Administration.
Gas prices continue to rise, and drivers can expect continual rise with the summer demand.