From LaBelle, Florida for Hendry and Glades County and the Lake Okeechobee region. Don Browne, editor.
Monday, May 02, 2011
Florida Gas Prices Climbing
Prices $1 More Than Last Year
Average retail gasoline prices in Florida have risen 6.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.88/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has increased 7.1 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.92/g, according to gasoline price website FloridaStateGasPrices.com.
Including the change in gas prices in Florida during the past week, prices yesterday were $1.01/g higher than the same day one year ago and are 23.3 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 29.2 cents per gallon during the last month and stands $1.01/g higher than this day one year ago.