From LaBelle, Florida for Hendry and Glades County and the Lake Okeechobee region. Don Browne, editor.
Monday, July 25, 2011
Florida Gas Prices Rising
Average retail gasoline prices in Florida have risen 2.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.69/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.0 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.69/g, according to gasoline price website FloridaStateGasPrices.com.
Including the change in gas prices in Florida during the past week, prices yesterday were $1.04/g higher than the same day one year ago and are 17.0 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 9.9 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 94.4 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.