Massachusetts gas prices drop a penny a gallon, AAA Southern New England says
The average price for gas in Massachusetts was $3.49 a gallon in the latest weekly AAA survey, a penny less than the average in the previous week’s survey, AAA Southern New England said Monday.
Massachusetts prices are up 1 cent over the past month, AAA Southern New England added.
The current national average for gas is $3.63 a gallon. A year ago at this time, the Massachusetts average was $3.48.
In the current Massachusetts survey, the range in prices was 34 cents, from a low of $3.35 to a high of $3.69.
The weekly surveys look at prices for self-serve, regular unleaded gas.Chris Reidy can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.