Welcome back to the grind The national average gas price has hardly changed - up a tiny 0.6¢ (+0.3%) since last month at $2.185 - this time last year it was much higher at $2.719 so it's still 53.4¢ (-19.6%) cheaper. Diesel is down a touch -0.6¢ (-0.2%) on the month to $2.431. It's 55.6¢ (-18.6%) cheaper than this time last year's $2.987. Diesel premium is down to +11.3% over Regular. E85 is also down to $1.977 - a year ago it was $2.381 so 17% cheaper. ———— I’m back home from a week’s vacation but haven’t punched all the numbers into my spreadsheet yet and I have another week off work .