Syracuse, NY -- Syracuse drivers are now paying an average of $2.68 for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline. According to AAA, the national average is $2.62.
In the last month, the average price for a gallon of gas in Syracuse has risen 40 cents, according to syracusegasprices.com . In the last two months it has soared by 72 cents.
At this time last summer, motorists were paying $4.14 a gallon.
Nationally, the cost for a barrel of crude oil has stalled at $68.42.