Gas prices in Lansing have risen 6.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.98/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy.
This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.1 cents per gallon versus last week to $2.91/g.
Including the change locally during the past week, Sunday's prices were 65.8 cents per gallon higher than a year ago and are 5.5 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 4.8 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 58.5 cents per gallon higher than a year ago.
Areas near Lansing and their current gas prices:
Ann Arbor- $3.02/g, down 1 cent per gallon from last week's $3.03/g.
Flint- $2.95/g, up 3.9 cents per gallon from last week's $2.91/g.
Grand Rapids- $3.00/g, up 10.9 cents per gallon from last week's $2.89/g.