Florida gas prices stabilized over the weekend after rising another 13 cents last week, AAA reports.
The state average now sits at $3.31 per gallon. That’s a new 2021 high and the most expensive daily average price since October 2014.
Florida pump prices have climbed a total of 26 cents this month. So far this year, the state average has increased a total of $1.12 per gallon since Jan. 1.
Florida drivers are now paying $1.23 per gallon more than this time last year, and 89 cents more than this time in 2019, according to AAA.
Punta Gorda remains one of the least expensive metro markets for gas in the region, at an average of $3.29 per gallon.