Average prices of gas in NY and US are down, but not in Buffalo


BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — This week, the national and New York average prices for a gallon of gas have actually gone down.

  • U.S. average: $3.16 ($2.18 in 2020)
  • NYS average: $3.19 ($2.27 in 2020)

Each of those averages went down by a cent this week, but in Buffalo, the average price went up one cent. Here are the averages across different parts of upstate New York:

  • Batavia – $3.17 (no change since last week)
  • Buffalo – $3.13 (up one cent since last week)
  • Ithaca – $3.17 (no change since last week)
  • Rochester – $3.16 (no change since last week)
  • Rome – $3.24 (down one cent since last week)
  • Syracuse – $3.16 (no change since last week)
  • Watertown – $3.21 (down one cent since last week)

AAA expects averages to remain above $3/gallon for the rest of summer.

Evan Anstey is an Associated Press Award and Emmy-nominated digital producer who has been part of the News 4 team since 2015. See more of his work here and follow him on Twitter.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Now