PHOENIX -- Gasoline prices at the pump around Arizona are lower for the fourth consecutive week.
Officials with Triple-A Arizona said Thursday that the average statewide price for unleaded regular gasoline is at $3.27 a gallon. That's more than a penny lower than last week.
This week's national average is at $3.35 per gallon, down by less than one cent from the previous week.
The East Valley area that includes Mesa, Tempe, Chandler, Gilbert, Ahwatukee, Apache Junction and Queen Creek has Arizona's lowest average gasoline price at $3.17 a gallon while Flagstaff has the highest at $3.52.
South Carolina has the lowest average gas prices in the continental U.S. at $3.14 a gallon with California having the highest at $3.79 a gallon.