Gas prices trending higher

March 26, 2024

Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–You’ll need to dig a little deeper into your pocket the next time you fill your vehicle’s gas tank. Prices have been trending higher, with a significant jump at some Watertown stations in the past 24 hours.

The American Automobile Association (AAA) reports that nationally, the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded is $3.53 today. One month ago, it was $3.26.

Similar price hikes have been seen across South Dakota, where the statewide average is $3.28 today. A month ago, it was $3.03.

One station on Watertown’s east side adjusted their price from $3.09 a gallon on Monday, to $3.39 a gallon today (Tuesday).

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