The national average gas price climbed by a penny overnight, and is up 3 cents from last week.
The local and state averages held steady overnight.
AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following data for today’s average gas prices:
• Wilkes-Barre area gas average at $2.40 today, unchanged overnight and down a penny in the last week.
• Pennsylvania gas average at $2.36 today, unchanged overnight and unchanged in the last week.
• National gas average at $2.16 today, up a penny overnight, and up 3 cents in the last week.
Be sure to check out the Times Leader’s gas price page for a comprehensive look at gas prices in the area!