Maine gas prices are down by almost four cents per gallon this week, according to the price-monitoring website The statewide average is now at $2.209 per gallon. Nationally gas prices were also down by just over four cents per gallon for an average of $2.156 per gallon.


The lowest gas prices in Maine came in from Auburn at $2.01 per gallon and a gas station in Newport has gas coming in at $2.02 per gallon.

South Carolina has the lowest average gas prices in the country at $1.83 per gallon and eleven states have an average gas price of less than $2 per gallon.