Motorists in Maryland are paying 3 cents more at the pump when compared with a week ago.
AAA Mid-Atlantic said Friday in a weekly report that the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gas in Maryland was $2.22, up from $2.19 a week ago.
The price of gas in the state is 2 cents below the national average of $2.24.
The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gas in cities around the state includes $2.20 in Baltimore, $2.25 in Cumberland, $2.25 in Hagerstown and $2.15 in Salisbury.
Motorists in the state are paying $1.16 less per gallon than at this time last year when the average price of a gallon of regular gas was $3.38 per gallon.