Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
File photo
File photo
Gas prices have fallen below $4 a gallon for the first time since February.

As the summer driving season is set to begin, gas prices have fallen below $4 for the first time since February.

Prices at the pump plummeted to an average of $3.98 in New York City, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report.

Gas surpassed the $4 mark in late February, where it had remained for the past three months.

Historically, gas prices rise post Memorial Day as drivers take to the road for vacations and weekend getaways.

Over the past month, gas has fallen 20 cents. A year ago, drivers were paying $4.15 per gallon to fill up.

Nationally, the average cost for a gallon of gas is $3.63, five cents lower than last week.

Comments:

Join The Discussion



Related Stories
Free outdoor movies in Queens: Here’s your complete summer of 2016 list
Free outdoor movies in Queens: Here’s your complete summer of 2016 list
Flushing school teams up with local councilman to bar private buses from congesting school parking lot
Flushing school teams up with local councilman to bar private buses from congesting school parking lot
QNS.com
Popular Stories
Interior of Clinton Diner in Maspeth
Enter the nostalgia of the 5 best old-school diners in Queens
Flickr photo by Thomas Hawk
Park up and partake in a drive-in movie tomorrow night in Bayside
NYPD/Google Maps
Cops continue to search for a burglar on the prowl through Bayside, Jamaica and Fresh Meadows
QNS.com
Skip to toolbar