Gas prices are up three cents in NY, US as a whole

Around New York State

A gasoline station attendant pumps gas in this July 13, 2006 file photo in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, file)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Both New York’s average and the nation’s average price for a gallon of gas are up three cents.

  • U.S. average – $3.13 ($2.18 in 2020)
  • NYS average – $3.18 ($2.25 in 2020)

Here are the average prices in different parts of upstate New York:

  • Batavia – $3.14 (up four cents since last Monday)
  • Buffalo – $3.12 (up five cents since last Monday)
  • Ithaca – $3.18 (up seven cents since last Monday)
  • Rochester – $3.16 (up six cents since last Monday)
  • Rome – $3.24 (up two cents since last Monday)
  • Syracuse – $3.16 (up two cents since last Monday)
  • Watertown – $3.21 (up three cents since last Monday

“Following the Independence Day holiday weekend, AAA expects crude oil prices, and in turn gas prices, to increase and stay expensive through the end of summer,” AAA says.

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Evan Anstey is a digital content producer who has been part of the News 4 team since 2015. See more of his work here.

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