Just in time for the holiday weekend, gas prices are on the rise in Santa Barbara. In January, Santa Barbara View noted that the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline was creeping towards $4.
Well, $4-a-gallon gas prices are here. The price of gas has jumped by 16 cents since last week, according to Fuel Gage Report.
The reports also notes that Santa Barbara has the highest gas prices in all of California.
The trend of rising fuel costs is expected to continue through summer, with $5-gallon-of gas expected.