For the second week in a row, gas prices have dropped in Maine, and nationally, too.

According to the price monitoring site Gas Buddy, the average price for a gallon of gas in Maine this week is $2.264, which is down over four cents from last weeks Maine average of $2.311.

Nationally, the average price for a gallon of gas is $2.284 which is down from last weeks national average of $2.330.

We searched locally for the lowest gas prices in Central Maine.

In Augusta, the cheapest place we could find for gas was at the C & S Market 785 Riverside Drive which is selling gas at $2.17 a gallon. Other places in Augusta include the Kenoco Station 336 Western Ave which is selling gas at $2.19 a gallon, and the Irving Station 262 Western Ave which reported gas at $2.22 a gallon.

In Waterville, the cheapest places we could find were at The Irving Station 445 KMDand The Shell Station 500 KMD. Both checked in with gas at $2.15 a gallon.

In Gardiner, the cheapest place we could find for gas was at the Citgo 65 Brunswick Ave which is reporting in at $2.26 a gallon.

And in Fairfield, the Irving at Center Rd and I 95 checked in with gas at $2.13 a gallon.