DEARBORN, Mich. – AAA Michigan reported Sunday night the average price of gas across the state increased about 1.5 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 58 cents more than this same time last year.
The average price of gas last week was about $2.98.
Michigan’s lowest average price was in the Traverse City area, where it was about $2.96 per gallon. The highest average price was in the Marquette area for the third straight week, where it was $3.06 per gallon.
Metro Detroit's average gas price is about $2.98 -- about one cent more compared to last week. Metro Detroit's average is about 56 cents more than this same time last year.