State motorists are paying nine cents less for gas this week, following last week's nearly one cent dip, according to AAA Michigan.

Michigan's current statewide average is just under $3.90 per gallon, 22 cents more than last year.

Gas prices in and around the Flint area are among some of the lowest prices in the state averaging under $3.79 per gallon, down almost 20 cents from last week's prices, but still higher than last year's average of $3.67.

AAA surveys 2,800 Michigan gas stations daily. For more information, visit www.fuelgaugereport.com. To find the cheapest gas nationwide, go to AAA.com and look for AAA Fuel Price Finder.