Camarillo, CA — Prices at the pump are on the increase nationwide.
The latest Lundberg Survey of 5,000 gas stations finds the average price of gasoline up nearly 12 cents a gallon in the past three weeks. It´s the first price hike after six months of steady decreases.
The nationwide average price for regular gas is now $1.78 a gallon. Mid-grade is $1.91 a gallon and premium is $2.02 a gallon. The increase was the first since July 11, when the average national price for regular peaked at $4.11 a gallon.