PHILADELPHIA – The primary weekend of June got here with a really excessive worth, as gasoline hit new highs in Philadelphia and the encompassing Delaware Valley.
Gasoline costs in Philadelphia soared to a report $5.01 a gallon on Saturday, a staggering 7-cent improve from yesterday and 16-cent improve from final week. Final month, a fuel station in Philadelphia charged $5.24 a gallon.
In Pennsylvania, costs are inching towards the $5 mark averaging $four.91 per gallon, which is 5 cents larger than yesterday and 15 cents larger than final week.
New Jersey matched Pennsylvania, charging a median of $four.91 per gallon. The state’s Saturday common is up 7 cents from yesterday and 16 cents from final week.
Delaware has the bottom fuel worth within the Delaware Valley at $four.78 per gallon, up 7 cents in a single day.
The nationwide gasoline common now sits at $four.82 a gallon, which is the best common worth on report, in keeping with AAA.