AAA Michigan: Statewide gas prices drop 11 cents

Nice decline in gas prices this past week


DEARBORN, Mich. – AAA Michigan reported Sunday night the average price of gas across the state decreased about 11 cents this past week. 

The auto club, based in Dearborn, says the average price of gas in Michigan as of Monday morning was about $2.89 per gallon. Michigan's daily statewide average gas prices are about 49 cents more than this same time last year.

The average price of gas last week was about $3.00.

Michigan’s lowest average price was in the Grand Rapids/Muskegon/Holland area, where it was about $2.80 per gallon. The highest average price was in the Ann Arbor area, where it was $2.97 per gallon.

Metro Detroit's average gas price is about $2.94 -- a decrease of about six cents from last week. Metro Detroit's average is about 57 cents more than this same time last year.