Georgia gas prices rising, AAA says, but Augusta among lowest

ATLANTA — AAA reports the average statewide price for a gallon of regular has risen about 11 cents in the past month, but Augusta prices are among Georgia's lowest.

The statewide average today for regular gasoline is $1.80 a gallon. The price of midgrade is $1.94 and the price of premium is $2 a gallon

The national average for a price of regular gas is $1.92.

Despite the increase, the price of regular is $1.11 below its year-ago level of $2.91 a gallon.

AAA said Augusta and Valdosta each tied for the lowest metro average for regular at $1.76. It was highest in Savannah at $1.83 a gallon.

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