MA Gas Prices Rise 4 Cents

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
GoLocalWorcester News Team

Gas prices in Massachusetts are up four cents from last week, according to a recent study by AAA Northeast. 

“Despite this latest increase at the pump, motorists planning a late summer vacation will see Labor Day prices lower than any time since 2004,” said Mary Maguire, Director of Public and Legislative Affairs for AAA Northeast.

AAA's August 29 survey of prices in Massachusetts finds self-serve, regular unleaded averaging $2.11 per gallon. 

This price is 11 cents below the national average for regular unleaded of $2.22. A year ago at this time, the average price in Massachusetts was 23 cents higher at $2.34.

Today’s local gas prices and their ranges are as follows:

Self Serve                                                         Grade                        

$2.11 ($1.99-$2.99)                                          Regular Unleaded                           

$2.37 ($2.19-$3.09)                                          Midgrade Unleaded                      

$2.54 ($2.29-$3.19)                                          Premium Unleaded                       

$2.43 ($2.19-$3.89)                                          Diesel                         

 

For the most up to date local prices, go to AAA.com and click on fuel finder. 

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