Diesel prices dropped nearly 10 cents throughout the month of June, from an average $2.564 June 5 to $2.465 June 26, according to the Energy Information Administration. Prices seemed to settle for the holiday, rising slightly to $2.472 this first week of July.
The last time the average prices were this low was November. Last year, prices dropped throughout the month of July, reaching a low of $2.31 by Aug. 15.
The average price is still about five cents higher than prices were this week a year ago.
For more information visit the EIA’s website.