Gas prices spike in time for Memorial Day travel

Average retail gasoline prices in Cleveland have risen 7.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.78/g Monday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.2 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.77/g, according to gasoline price website ClevelandGasPrices.com.

Including the change in gas prices in Cleveland during the past week, prices Monday were $1.23/g higher than the same day one year ago and are 31.5 cents per gallon lower than a month ago.

The national average has decreased 13.7 cents per gallon during the last month and stands $1.04/g higher than this day one year ago.

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