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.