Maria Reyes pumps gas at a Phoenix station. Gas prices at the 76 gas station in central Phoenix were $4.89 for regular, $5.39 for premium and $4.49 for diesel when paying with a credit card. (Photo by Sierra Alvarez/Cronkite News)
Gas Guzzler: Gas Prices Jump in Arizona to $4+ and Rising

The average price of gas in Arizona is roughly 78 cents more expensive than the national average.