MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – In the last month, the price at the pump across the state has increased more than fifteen cents in some areas.
In Florida, the average price for a gallon of unleaded is $3.54, up from $3.39 a month ago, according to the American Automobile Association. Diesel also increased to $4.06 a gallon or about 13 cents more than a month ago.READ MORE: Situation At Matheson Hammock Park In Miami-Dade Heats Up
In Miami and Ft. Lauderdale, drivers are paying more than the state average. Regular unleaded is running $3.60 a gallon in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale. A month ago, drivers were paying $3.45 a gallon in Ft. Lauderdale and $3.46 in Miami. A year ago, regular unleaded was averaging $3.82 a gallon.READ MORE: FEMA-Funded South Florida Sites To Administer First Doses Of Pfizer Vaccines
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 $3.40 a gallon.MORE NEWS: CVS, NAACP Team Up To Get COVID Vaccines To People Of Color In South Florida
West Palm Beach is the most expensive place to top off the tank; regular unleaded is averaging $3.65 a gallon.