Average gas prices are roughly one dollar higher than they were last year

Around New York State

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — The average price of gas is up again, but only by a cent.

  • U.S. average: $3.19/gallon ($2.18 in 2020)
  • NYS average: $3.21/gallon ($2.26 in 2020)

Here are the average prices across upstate New York:

  • Batavia – $3.21 (up two cents since last week)
  • Buffalo – $3.15 (no change since last week)
  • Ithaca – $3.20 (no change since last week)
  • Rochester – $3.20 (up one cent since last week)
  • Rome – $3.26 (up one cent since last week)
  • Syracuse – $3.19 (up one cent since last week)
  • Watertown – $3.23 (up one cent since last week)

“As crude prices remain high, though back below $70/bbl, AAA expects the national average to remain above $3 per gallon throughout the summer,” AAA says.

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.

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