Stations that offered gas for $2.98 over the weekend hiked prices up to $3.19 today.
It’s the highest it’s been since it was $3.19 on October 25th. The average price for a gallon of gas in Illinois is $3.36, the 15th highest in the country according to the Triple-A Daily Fuel Gauge Report.
The national average today for gasoline is $3.26 per gallon. That price is up from $3.22 a month ago.
One year ago today, Jacksonville residents paid $3.15 a gallon.