The following was excerpted from Business Insider:
average price of gas in February was $3.65 per gallon, 10 cents higher
than the previous record for the month set just last year.
Today’s national average of $3.782 per gallon is five cents higher than the average a year ago.
also set a record for fastest price increase. We started out the year
at $3.29 per gallon, and have climbed to a national average of $3.78 per
The previous record through the end of February was a rise of 46 cents per gallon in 2012.