SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Drivers across the state and the nation are paying at least four cents more on average for a gallon of gas than they were a week ago, according to AAA.
Tuesday’s national average is up four cents to $3.19 per gallon. Last year, drivers were paying $2.22 for a gallon of gas.
Meanwhile, here in New York State, the average is sitting at $3.28, which is up five cents compared to last week. One year earlier, New Yorkers were paying $2.30 per gallon on average.
Here is a list of gas prices from CNY, WNY, and the North Country:
- Batavia – $3.25 (up one cent since last week)
- Buffalo – $3.23 (up seven cents since last week)
- Ithaca – $3.26 (up six cents since last week)
- Rochester – $3.28 (up eight cents since last week)
- Rome – $3.29 (up two cents since last week)
- Syracuse – $3.25 (up seven cents since last week)
- Watertown – $3.24 (up two cents since last week)
AAA believes gas prices will start to go down now that the Labor Day holiday has passed.