The reason for the sudden spike in prices, experts say, is the political tension in Egypt and increased demand because of the summer driving season.
Most of us will put some gas in our car this weekend and the good news is it will cost less than it did last year.
AAA Southern New England reported Monday that self-serve, regular is down to an average of $3.49 per gallon.
State officials say they checked on more than 100 gas stations in the days leading up to the Memorial Day weekend to make sure all prices were being properly posted.
The price of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts has plummeted 9 cents in the past week.
The average cost of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts has fallen three cents in the past week.
With gas prices up more than 30 cents in a month in Massachusetts, $4 a gallon gas will be coming soon and it could get worse, according to an oil industry analyst.
The average price for a gallon of self-serve, regular unleaded is currently $3.72 in Massachusetts, up four cents from last week.
The cost of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts has leapt another nine cents in the past week, and has now risen a quarter in a month.
AAA Southern New England reported Monday that the average price of regular gas is now about $3.60 a gallon