The average U.S. regular gasoline price has climbed 33 cents over the past two weeks to $4.71 a gallon
CAMARILLO, Calif. — The average U.S. price for regular gasoline has climbed 33 cents over the past two weeks to $4.71 a gallon.
Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said on Sunday that the price rise comes amid rising crude oil costs and a shortage of gasoline supplies.
The average price at the pump is $1.61 higher than it was a year ago.
Nationally, the highest average price for regular gas is in the San Francisco Bay Area at $6.20 per gallon. The lowest average is in Tulsa, Oklahoma at $3.92 per gallon.
According to the survey, the average diesel price rose 9 cents over two weeks to $5.66 a gallon.