Weekly Gasoline Prices Reach 11-Month High

Gas prices climbed to their highest levels since the beginning of October last year. As of September 18, the price of regular and premium gas rose by 6 and 8 cents from the previous week, respectively. According to GasBuddy.com, California has the highest average price for regular at $5.64 and Mississippi has the cheapest at $3.27.

Currently, the national average price for a gallon of regular gasoline stands at $3.88, with premium gasoline averaging $4.78 per gallon. One year ago, regular gas was priced at $3.65 per gallon, while premium gas was at $4.52 per gallon.

Weekly Gas Prices Since 2000