PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Gas prices are up 2 cents from last week in Rhode Island and remain significantly above the U.S. average.
The weekly price survey released Monday by AAA Southern New England says the average cost of a gallon of regular self-serve in the state is $3.51.
Prices locally in the past month have climbed 11 cents. The current price is 28 cents higher than the per-gallon national average of $3.23.
Rhode Islanders were paying an average of $3.51 a gallon a year ago at this time.
AAA's survey found a 22-cent price range, from a low of $3.43 to a high of $3.65.