Gasoline prices in Massachusetts are up for the sixth straight week, and have reached $2 mark for the first time since last December, according to AAA Northeast, which has an office in Framingham
AAA’s April 11 survey of prices in Massachusetts finds self-serve, regular unleaded averaging $2 per gallon, two cents higher than last week and 30 cents higher than five weeks ago.
The Massachusetts price is four cents below the national average for regular unleaded of $2.04.
A year ago at this time, the average price in Massachusetts was 34 cents higher at $2.34.
The range in prices in the latest AAA survey for unleaded regular is 30 cents, from a low of $1.89 to a high of $2.19.
AAA Northeast is a not-for-profit auto club with 62 offices in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, New Hampshire and New York, providing more than 2 million local AAA members with travel, insurance, finance, and auto-related services.