State motorists are paying an average of $3.75 per gallon for gas this week, up 2.6 cents from last week and just 1.2 cents less than a year ago, reports AAA Michigan.

Gas prices in and around the Flint area are averaging just over $3.70 a gallon up from $3.68 last week and right around the same amount as last year.

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.