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Gas prices at lowest point since January


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As summer driving season kicks into full gear, gas prices continue to roll back.

The average New York City price at the pump has fallen to $3.72, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report, its lowest point since January.

Over the past week, the cost of gas has fallen three cents in the city and has dropped 23 cents over the past month.

Many gas stations around the borough come in well below the city average — with some price below $3.50 per gallon.

At this time last year New Yorkers were paying $3.98 for a gallon of gas.

Nationally, the average cost for a gallon of gas is $3.33, 27 cents lower than a month ago.

 

Gas prices near 2012 lows


| brennison@queenscourier.com

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Prices at the pump continued to plummet and are nearing 2012 lows.

The average New York City gas price has fallen for the past two months and settled at $3.86, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report.

Many stations throughout the city come in well below the average.

Over the past week, the cost of gas has fallen seven cents in the city and has dropped 24 cents over the past month.

At this time last year New Yorkers were paying $4.09 for a gallon of gas.

Nationally, the average cost for a gallon of gas is $3.54, 19 cents lower than a month ago.