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Gas costs $1.00 more than 1 year ago

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Average retail gasoline prices in Georgia have risen 1 cent per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.87/g Sunday.

This compares with the national average that has fallen 0.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.93/g, according to gasoline price website

Including the change in gas prices in Georgia during the past week, prices Sunday were $1.04/g higher than the same day one year ago and are 24.4 cents per gallon higher than a month ago.

The national average has increased 19.4 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 100.0 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.


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