For the third week in a row, gas prices in Maine have continued to rise.

According to the price monitoring website Gas Buddy Dot Com, the average price for a gallon of gas in Maine is $2.304, which is up a few cents from last weeks average price of $2.281. The current national average is $2.246.

The lowest price in the state is at Cumberland Farms in Wells, reporting a price of $2.06 a gallon. The lowest price found locally in Central Maine is the Irving Store on the corner of Western Ave and Melville St in Augusta, which is selling gas at $2.22 a gallon.