State motorists are paying 12.1 cents more for gas this week according to AAA Michigan. The current statewide average is just under $3.53 per gallon, 29 cents less than last year at this time.

Gas price in and around the Flint area are averaging slightly over $3.48 a gallon, the third lowest average in the state.

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