, a gallon of regular unleaded gas in the Wilton area could be bought for $3.73 — this week we've seen a tuppence rise, to $3.75, reflecting overall market trends.
In Connecticut, the average gallon of regular gasoline costs $3.74, according to AAA's "Fuel Gauge Report," with mid-grade at $3.87, premium at $3.98 and diesel at $4.13.
Those figures mark about a penny rise over last week and steep rise over last month, with the week-ago prices for the same fuel at $3.74, $3.85, $3.96 and $4.11 — and the month-ago prices at $3.35, $3.47, $3.59 and $3.73.
Just one year ago, a gallon of gas in Connecticut would cost, on average, $2.92, with mid-grade at $3.17, premium at $3.25 and diesel at $3.17.
If you're planning to fill your gas tank up today, we're saving you the search around town with a list of where you can get the cheapest gas. Here's a look, and be sure to give us tips on cheaper gas in the area in the Comments section below:Vendor Address Price 309 Main Avenue (Norwalk) $3.75 Global
347 Main Avenue (Norwalk) $3.75
Citgo 386 Danbury Road $3.77 Citgo 332 Wilton Road (Westport) $3.82
86 New Canaan Avenue (Norwalk) $3.83
Information compiled from gasprices.mapquest.com and the AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report.