Here’s How Much Gas Will Cost You This Thanksgiving Weekend
So, if you’re traveling this weekend for Thanksgiving, you may wonder what will gas cost you this Thanksgiving weekend. Well, it’s actually lower than you think. According to AAA the average price of gas in Florida is the lowest daily average of 2023. Right now the average price of gas in the state of Florida is $3.04. Here in the bay area, Hillsborough County is seeing prices of $2.99 while Pinellas is seeing $2.95 at the gas pump. Pasco County is also at $2.95 while Polk County is at $2.99.
Gas prices have gone down 15 cents since last week and it’s also 37 cents less than we paid last Thanksgiving. “More than half of Florida gas stations now have gasoline priced below $3 a gallon,” said Mark Jenkins, spokesman, AAA – The Auto Club Group. “While there could be some fluctuations in the coming weeks, AAA expects gas prices to remain low through the holidays, unless oil prices suddenly spike.
AAA sent out a press release, and also gave ways to save on gasoline. They mentioned to combine errands to limit driving time and also shop around for the best gas prices. AAA also says to pay with cash and remove access weight in your vehicle. Finally, they say to drive conservatively as aggressive, acceleration and speeding reduces fuel economy.