US gas prices jump 20 cents over past 2 weeks

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has jumped 20 cents over the past two weeks.

The Lundberg Survey of fuel prices released Sunday says the price of a gallon of regular is $3.80. Midgrade costs an average of $3.95 a gallon, and premium is $4.09.

Diesel was up a dime to $4.17 gallon.

Of the cities surveyed in the lower 48 states, Billings, Mont., has the nation's lowest average price for gas at $3.23. Los Angeles has the highest at $4.29.

%@AP Links

184-a-09-(Trilby Lundberg,oil industry analyst, in AP interview)-"cents per gallon"-Oil analyst Trilby Lundberg says the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded is up 20 cents in the past two weeks. (24 Feb 2013)

<<CUT *184 (02/24/13)>> 00:09 "cents per gallon"

183-a-11-(Trilby Lundberg,oil industry analyst, in AP interview)-"price of 429"-Oil analyst Trilby Lundberg says pump prices continues to soar over the past two weeks. (24 Feb 2013)

<<CUT *183 (02/24/13)>> 00:11 "price of 429"

©2014 by The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.