Gasoline prices in Rhode Island have fallen another four cents per gallon, and are down for the 12th consecutive week, according to AAA Northeast.
AAA’s February 22 survey of prices in Rhode Island finds self-serve, regular unleaded averaging $1.76 per gallon, four cents lower than last week. Rhode Island’s price is five cents above the national average for regular unleaded of $1.71. A year ago at this time, the average price in Rhode Island was 53 cents higher at $2.29.
The range in prices in the latest AAA survey for unleaded regular is 39 cents, from a low of $1.67 to a high of $2.06. AAA advises motorists to shop around for the best prices in their area, and to make sure they and their passengers buckle up — every time.
Today’s local gas prices and their ranges are as follows:
Self Serve Grade
$1.76 ($1.67-$2.06) Regular Unleaded
$2.09 ($1.89-$2.29) Midgrade Unleaded
$2.25 ($2.05-$2.39) Premium Unleaded
$2.10 ($1.89-$2.95) Diesel
Find the most up-to-date local gas prices with the AAA Fuel Finder by logging onto AAA.com and clicking on Gas Saving Tips & Tools.
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