PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Gas prices in Rhode Island are down three cents this week.

AAA Northeast said Monday the price of self-serve, regular is averaging $2.66 per gallon. That price is 11 cents above the national average of $2.55.

The average price of gas in Rhode Island was 47 cents lower— $2.19 — a year ago at this time.

AAA found self-serve, regular selling in the state for as low as $2.46 per gallon and as high as $2.75.