Hopefully you filled up your tank this past weekend as gas prices have jumped 12 cents overnight in Greater Victoria. (File photo)

Gas prices skyrocket over night in Greater Victoria

Price at the pump jumps 12 cents

Hopefully capital-area residents filled up their tanks this past weekend as gas prices jumped 12 cents overnight in Greater Victoria.

READ ALSO: Greater Victoria crime rate up 7% in 2018: Vital Signs report

According to GasBuddy, a number of stations in Greater Victoria are pricing fuel at 153.9 cents a litre.

The lowest price for gas starts at 136.9 at Costco in Langford.

North of the Malahat, prices remain 136.9 in two Duncan locations, but are at 1.44.9 at most Duncan-area stations.

Other typical prices include: 1.33.9 in Ladysmith; 132.9 in Nanaimo, 1.42.9 in Port Alberni, 1.33.9 in Parksville, 1.32.9 in Campbell River and 1.51.9 in Port Hardy.

The lowest prices on the Island — as they often are — are at the Courtenay Cosco: 1.28.9.

READ ALSO: No injuries reported in Sidney rollover crash

To find the cheapest gas near you visit www.gasbuddy.com.



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