Gas prices down in Buffalo, up in Batavia while national average creeps above $2 a gallon

Posted at 5:10 AM, Jun 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-08 05:10:50-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Gas prices dropped one cent from last week in Buffalo while going up three cents in Batavia.

In addition, gas prices nationally are now above $2, increasing five cents from last week to $2.03.

Right now the average price for a gallon of gas in Buffalo is $2.19 while up to $2.25 in Batavia.

AAA of Western and Central New York says prices are rising as states reopen and demand for gasoline increases for both work and recreation purposes.