AAA Northeast reports Monday that gas has now jumped 31 cents per gallon in the past month to an average of $2.37.
The cost of gasoline in Massachusetts has crept up another 4 cents per gallon in the past week.
It’s the first weekly increase in prices locally since early September.
Massachusetts gas prices continue to drop, but not at the double-digit rate they had been in recent weeks.
Gas prices in Massachusetts have now fallen for 18 consecutive weeks.
It’s been a long time since anyone’s seen gas under $2 a gallon in Massachusetts.
The price of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts has dropped for the 17th consecutive week.
Prices were last this low in October 2009.
The holidays are a little happier for Massachusetts residents who are seeing another steep drop in gas prices.
Gas prices are continuing to drop across Massachusetts for the 13th straight week.