Gas prices sink to lowest in nearly a month
Florida drivers get a treat before Halloween, this year. Prices at the pump are falling around the state, sinking to their lowest level in nearly a month.
"Sub-$2 gas prices are beginning to pop up in various Florida cities," said Mark Jenkins, spokesman, AAA - The Auto Club Group. "Pump prices are drifting lower as COVID concerns creep back into the fuel market. Gasoline demand is already 15% lower than this time last year. Meanwhile, fuel supplies remain strong. It’s possible the state average could dip below $2 a gallon in the coming weeks. If that happens, it would be the first time since June."
Florida’s state average sits at $2.08 per gallon. That’s 4.5 cents less than a week ago and 33 cents per gallon less than this time last year. The state average has declined the past 22 consecutive days, for total discount of 11 cents.
- Most expensive metro markets – West Palm Beach ($2.22), Panama City ($2.13), Naples ($2.13)
- Least expensive metro markets – Punta Gorda ($1.96), Jacksonville ($2.01), Orlando ($2.03), Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater ($2.03)
Find Florida Gas Prices
- Daily gas price averages can be found at Gasprices.aaa.com
- State and metro averages can be found here
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