LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — Though there has been a drop in Michigan’s gas prices, the average fuel price in the state is still 64 cents more than this time in 2021.

According to AAA, as prices have fallen 19 cents from last week, Michigan drivers pay an average of $4.04 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline.

Drivers pay an average of $60 for a full 15-gallon tank of gasoline.

The most expensive gas price averages are in the following areas:

  • Benton Harbor ($4.12 per gallon)
  • Jackson ($4.11 per gallon)
  • Traverse City ($4.11 per gallon)

The least expensive gas price averages are in

  • Metro Detroit ($3.94 per gallon)
  • Ann Arbor ($4.02 per gallon)
  • Marquette ($4.04 per gallon)

AAA recommends that you do the following to save some dough on gasoline:

  • Combine errands to limit driving time.
  • Shop around for the best gas prices in your community.
  • Consider paying cash. Some retailers charge extra per gallon for customers who pay with a credit card.
  • Remove excess weight in your vehicle.
  • Drive conservatively. Aggressive acceleration and speeding reduce fuel economy.
  • Enroll in savings programs.