NewsRadio 920 WHJJ and the Associated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Gas prices in Rhode Island are up 4 cents from last week but are below the U.S. average.
The latest weekly price report from AAA Southern New England, released Monday found the average cost of a gallon of regular self-serve in the state is $3.64.
The local price is 4 cents more than a month ago. But it's 3 cents less than the national per-gallon average of $3.67.
Rhode Islanders were paying 12 cents less, or $3.52 a gallon on average, a year ago at this time.
The AAA survey found an 18-cent range in prices, from a low of $3.59 to a high of $3.77.
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