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Gas Prices in Florida Continue to Drop in the Last Week of October

Gas prices in Florida have dropped every day for three weeks, lowering the cost of the average gallon of gas by 11 cents.

Despite Hurricane Delta, Gas Prices Drop in Florida

"It’s still a little early to know what, if any, impacts Hurricane Delta will have on gas prices in Florida," said Mark Jenkins, a spokesman for AAA and the Auto Club Group. "For now, wholesale gasoline prices are at a level that could allow pump prices to drop another five cents in the short term. However, prices in the coming weeks will likely be swayed by news coming out of the Gulf Coast, as crews assess any storm damage to refineries and pipelines."

AAA: Storms in the Gulf Could Impact Low Prices at the Pump in Florida

“Nearly half of the refining capacity in the United States is located along the Gulf of Mexico, predominantly along the Texas and Louisiana coastlines. Hurricane Marco and Tropical Storm Laura are both forecast to make landfall in Louisiana in the coming days. Nearly a dozen oil refineries near New Orleans are in the hurricane warning area,” AAA noted. 

August Begins With Higher Gas Prices Across Florida

AAA released a report showing the week began with the average gallon of gas in Florida costing $2.16, up ten cents from the start of last week, and the highest it has been in 20 weeks. That’s just under the national average of $2.18 a gallon. 

Florida Delegation Urges Interior Department Not to Drill Off Sunshine State’s Coasts

On Monday, U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., led members of the Florida congressional delegation in sending a letter to the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) to request clarification on plans to open Florida’s coasts to new oil and gas leasing. 

AAA: Gas Prices in Florida Dropped Last Week and Should Continue to Fall

"It took almost the entire month, but gas prices are finally beginning to follow a more traditional trend of declining in January," said Mark Jenkins, a spokesman for AAA and the Auto Club Group. "With the holiday travel season in the rear view and temperatures turning colder, Americans are not driving as much as they did a month ago. The lower demand has allowed gasoline stocks to swell.

AAA: Look for Gas Prices to Rise in Florida After Drone Attacks on Saudi...

Overnight, President Trump authorized the release of oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in an effort to balance the market,” AAA noted.

AAA: Most Stations in Florida Have Gas as Hurricane Dorian Continues to Impact State

“State officials say most - if not all - Florida gas stations have gasoline again. Late last week, Floridians swarmed the pumps, topping off their tanks and filling gas cans in preparation for Hurricane Dorian. The surge in demand left many gas stations on empty, but it appears things have stabilized,” AAA noted on Tuesday morning. 

Gas Prices on the Rise in Florida With Tropical Storm Gordon in the Gulf

With Tropical Storm Gordon looming in the Gulf, gas prices are on the rise in the Sunshine State. AAA released a report on Tuesday morning which showed that gas prices averaged $2.80 a gallon on...

Gas Prices on the Rise Across Florida

Over the past week, gas prices in the Sunshine State edged up five cents even as other states in the region, including Georgia, saw their prices drop, a new report from AAA finds. AAA released...

Gas Prices Holding Steady in Florida

Gas prices in Florida are holding steady and under the national average but AAA notes this is the most expensive summer when it comes to gas that the Sunshine State has seen in four...