MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – In the last month, the price at the pump across the state has increased more than a dime in some areas.
In Florida, the average price for a gallon of unleaded is $3.40, up from $3.30 a month ago, according to the American Automobile Association. Diesel also increased to $3.90 a gallon or about two cents more than a month ago.READ MORE: Crestview Towers Residents Gather To Protest Lack Of Work Being Done To Repair The Property
In Miami and Ft. Lauderdale, drivers are paying more than the state average. Regular unleaded is running $3.45 a gallon in Miami and $3.44 in Ft. Lauderdale. A month ago, drivers were paying $3.36 a gallon in Ft. Lauderdale and $3.37 in Miami. A year ago, regular unleaded was averaging $3.38 a gallon.READ MORE: Large Crime Scene In Brownsville After Man Found Shot
Check out the cheapest gas prices in your neighborhood at FloridaGasPrices.com.
The Pensacola area is the cheapest place in the state to fill up. Unleaded regular is averaging $3.27 a gallon.MORE NEWS: Rise In School Fights Another Pandemic Casualty
West Palm Beach is the most expensive place to top off the tank; regular unleaded is averaging $3.49 a gallon.