Mass. gas prices rise 6 cents a gallon
The average price for gas in Massachusetts was $3.739 a gallon in the latest weekly AAA survey, up 6 cents from the previous week’s average, AAA Southern New England said Monday.
Over the past month, local prices are up 17 cents a gallon, AAA Southern New England added.
The current national average is $3.72 a gallon; a year ago at this time, the Massachusetts average was $3.64.
AAA’s weekly surveys focus on self-serve, regular unleaded gas.Chris Reidy can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.