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Gas prices fall for 10th straight week


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Gas Prices

As summer approaches, gas prices continue to approach the lowest prices of the year.

The average New York City gas price has fallen for the past 10 weeks and settled at $3.80, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report.

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

Over the past week, the cost of gas has fallen six cents in the city and has dropped 26 cents over the past month.

At this time last year New Yorkers were paying $4.06 for a gallon of gas.

Nationally, the average cost for a gallon of gas is $3.51, 19 cents lower than a month ago.

Gas prices near 2012 lows


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Gas Prices

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.

 

Gas prices in city reach three month low


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Gas prices have reached a three month low as they threaten to drop below $4 for the first time since February.

Average prices at the pump fell to $4.03 in the city, six cents lower than a week ago, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report.

Gas surpassed the $4 mark in late February, where it has remained for the past three months.

Though the average still hovers above $4, many area stations’ prices have fallen well below that amount.

The cost of gas has dropped nearly 20 cents over the past month and is 20 cents lower than at the same time a year ago.

Nationally, the average cost for a gallon of gas is $3.69, 18 cents lower than last month.