Ohio gas prices up again to start work week

State is 4 cents higher than national average


COLUMBUS — Gas prices in Ohio are up again.

The cost for a gallon of regular gas in Ohio was averaging $3.68 in today's survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s up about 8 cents from a week ago.

Today's Ohio price is identical to the price a month ago, 29 cents higher than last year at this time.

The national average today was 4 cents lower than the Ohio average, at 3.64 per gallon. That’s up 6 cents from last week, and it’s 12 cents higher than a month ago.

Department of Energy forecasters expect the April through September national average to be about $3.57 a gallon, a little lower than the past few summers.

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