According to the price-monitoring website, GasBuddy.com, gas prices in Maine were up one cent per gallon from last week. The statewide average is now at $2.28 per gallon.

 

The national average was also higher this week by only .4 cents per gallon for an average price of $2.209 per gallon.

The lowest gas prices reported in Maine are from Wells at $2.09 per gallon.

Oklahoma has the lowest gas prices in the country with an average price of $1.89 per gallon and it's one of four states with an average of under $2 per gallon. The other three states are Missouri, Arkansas and Kansas.

New Hampshire has the lowest average gas prices in New England with an average of $2.18 per gallon.

Maine gas prices are five cents per gallon higher than they were at this time last year.