Gasoline prices at the pump around Arizona were virtually the same late last week as they were a week ago.
Officials with AAA Arizona said Thursday the average statewide price for unleaded regular gasoline is at $3.48 a gallon. That’s up by less than a penny from last week.
The most recent national average is at $3.59 per gallon, down by more than 3 cents.
Triple-A officials say gasoline prices in Arizona are more than 6 cents lower than last year at this time.
Tucson has the lowest average gasoline price in Arizona at $3.25 a gallon while Flagstaff has the highest at $3.66.
South Carolina has the lowest average gas prices in the continental U.S. at $3.26 a gallon with Illinois having the highest at $4.02 a gallon.