GAS PRICES DOWN THREE MORE CENTS, SAYS AAA
Gasoline prices in Massachusetts are down another three cents this week, and have fallen an average of 10 cents over the last five weeks, according to AAA Northeast.
AAA Northeast’s December 26 survey of prices in Massachusetts finds self-serve, regular unleaded averaging $2.43 per gallon. Massachusetts’s price is one cent below the national average of $2.44. A year ago at this time, the average price in Massachusetts was twenty-one cents lower at $2.22 per gallon.
The range in prices in the latest AAA survey for unleaded regular is 32 cents, from a low of $2.27 to a high of $2.59. AAA advises motorists to shop around for the best prices in their area, and to make sure they and their passengers buckle up — every time.
Today’s local gas prices and their ranges are as follows:
Self Serve Grade
$2.43 ($2.27-$2.59) Regular Unleaded
$2.70 ($2.58-$2.99) Midgrade Unleaded
$2.87 ($2.67-$3.05) Premium Unleaded
$2.81 ($2.69-$3.03) Diesel