From LaBelle, Florida for Hendry and Glades County and the Lake Okeechobee region. Don Browne, editor.
Monday, May 09, 2011
Will Gas Prices Fall?
Florida Gas Prices Slightly Lower But Still $1 Higher Than Last Year
Average retail gasoline prices in Florida have fallen 0.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.90/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 0.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.93/g, according to gasoline price website FloridaStateGasPrices.com.
Including the change in gas prices in Florida during the past week, prices yesterday were $1.03/g higher than the same day one year ago and are 14.9 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 19.4 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 100.0 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.