As the temperatures fall, the price of gas in New England is on the rise.

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Website GasBuddy.com shows that the average retail price of gas in Maine went up 3.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.25.

Prices at the pump also went up 3.1 cents in New Hampshire, to $2.15 a gallon. In Vermont, they rose 3.2 cents, to $2.27.

The national average went up 4.4 cents a gallon this past week to $2.18 and now stands 14.1 cents per gallon higher than a year ago.