FORT MYERS -- The decline in the value of the US dollar has pushed crude prices up more than $5 to $89.19 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange on Friday.

The national average price of unleaded regular gasoline is $2.93 per gallon, up 7 cents from last week.

Florida’s average reflects a 9-cent increase from last week.

A year ago, Florida's average was $2.69.