Ohio gas prices up again

State runs close to the national average of $3.34 per gallon


This Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, photo, shows a gas pump in Montpelier, Vt. The national average price of gasoline has fallen throughout the month, sliding to $3.42 per gallon from $3.59 at the start of the month. The price is at its lowest level since Jan. 31, it’s the lowest it’s been at this time of year for three years, and it is expected to fall further in the coming days. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot)


COLUMBUS — Ohio’s gas prices are up for the second straight week.

The state average was $3.36 for a gallon of regular gas in today's survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s up 6 cents from last week but still a dime below the cost a year ago, when the average was $3.40.

The national average was about $3.34 today. That’s up a penny from a week ago, but still well below the $3.68 average at this time last year.

The lowest average in Ohio today was $3.25 in the Canton-Massillon area. The highest average was $3.41 in the Cincinnati area.

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