Runaway fuel prices keep climbing!

May 4, 2022
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–Diesel fuel prices in America have never been higher than they are today.

AAA Auto Club reports the nationwide average for a gallon of diesel is $5.42 a gallon; the highest its ever been. One year ago, nationwide prices for diesel averaged $3.08 a gallon.

In South Dakota, prices are lower, but not by much. The statewide average for diesel is $5.31 a gallon.

As for unleaded gas, the national average is $4.22 a gallon. In South Dakota, the average is $4.03 a gallon. A year ago, the average was $2.85 a gallon.

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