Average Maine gasoline prices keep falling

Posted June 27, 2011, at 2:23 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — The average retail gasoline price in Maine continues its decline, and is $3.65 per gallon, a 6.2 cent per gallon drop from a week ago.

MaineGasPrices.com says that with the latest drop, the average price in Maine on Sunday was 17.4 cents per gallon lower than it was a month ago, but still 88.1 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago.

The price-monitoring website says Maine’s current average, $3.65 per gallon, compares with the national average that’s fallen 6.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.58 per gallon.