That is painfully true in California, where AAA said the state average for a gallon of gasoline is $4.52. It’s much higher in the rural town of Gorda, where the cost of a gallon is a mind-numbing $7.59 a gallon, KFSN reported.
Premium gas tops off at $8.50 per gallon, the television station reported.
👿 Gas prices are at a 7-year high and likely won't drop before Halloween this year.
The gas station in Gorda is the only one in town.
The national average for a gallon of gas is $3.35, according to AAA.
According to GasBuddy, the nation’s average gas price has increased 2.9 cents in the last week, to $3.34.
“With OPEC holding back oil production and strong global oil demand, the situation will no doubt pave the road with even higher gas prices in the weeks ahead. »