Gasoline prices at the pump around Arizona are lower for the third consecutive week.
Officials with AAA Arizona said Thursday that the average statewide price for unleaded regular gasoline is at $3.28 a gallon. That's more than 3 cents lower than last week.
This week's national average is at $3.35 per gallon, down by nearly 3 cents from the previous week.
AAA analysts say there's "a very real possibility" that prices in parts of Arizona could be at or below $3 per gallon by year's end.
Peoria has the lowest average gasoline price statewide at $3.19 a gallon while Flagstaff has the highest at $3.54.
South Carolina has the lowest average gas prices in the continental U.S. at $3.08 a gallon with California having the highest at $3.82 a gallon.
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