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 $3.45, up from $3.25 a month ago, according to the American Automobile Association. Diesel also increased to $3.94 a gallon or about eight cents more than a month ago.READ MORE: COVID uptick being felt across South Florida as CDC recommends taking added precautions
In Miami and Ft. Lauderdale, drivers are paying more than the state average. Regular unleaded is running $3.48 a gallon in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale. A month ago, drivers were paying $3.31 a gallon in Ft. Lauderdale and $3.32 in Miami. A year ago, regular unleaded was averaging $3.25 a gallon.READ MORE: Gov. Ron DeSantis to sign off on housing money
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 $3.33 a gallon.MORE NEWS: Second Suspected Case Of Monkeypox In Broward Under Investigation
West Palm Beach and the Fort Myers-Cape Coral is the most expensive place to top off the tank; regular unleaded is averaging $3.53 a gallon.