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AAA Michigan: Statewide gas prices increase about 7 cents

Average price back to $3.00

DEARBORN, Mich. – AAA Michigan reported Sunday night the average price of gas increased about seven cents this past week. 

The auto club, based in Dearborn, says the average price of gas in Michigan as of Monday morning was about $3.00 per gallon. Michigan's daily statewide average gas prices are about 65 cents more than this same time last year.

The average price of gas across the state last week was about $2.92.

Michigan’s lowest average price was in the Marquette area, where it was about $2.96 per gallon. The highest average price was in the Traverse City area, where it was about $3.06 per gallon.

Metro Detroit's average gas price is about $3.00 -- an increase of about two cents from last week. Metro Detroit's average is about 64 cents more than this same time last year.