Gasoline prices in Rhode Island are down a penny from last week, according to AAA Southern New England.
In its May 19 survey of gas prices in Rhode Island, AAA found self-serve, regular unleaded averaging $3.69 per gallon, down one cent from last week. Prices locally are 5 cents higher than a month ago. The current price is 4 cents more than the national average for regular unleaded of $3.65. A year ago at this time Rhode Island’s average price was 12 cents lower at $3.57.
The range in prices in the latest local AAA survey for unleaded regular is 15 cents, from a low of $3.63 to a high of $3.78.
Here are the current gas prices and ranges (all prices shown are self serve):
- Regular Unleaded: $3.699 ($3.639-$3.789)
- Midgrade Unleaded: $3.879 ($3.799-$3.999)
- Premium Unleaded: $3.989 ($3.899-$4.119)
- Diesel: $4.029 ($3.879-$4.309)