BOSTON (AP) -- Massachusetts residents are paying a little more for a gallon of gas.

AAA Southern New England reported Monday that self-serve, regular rose 2 cents per gallon in the past week to an average of$3.36.

Even though the current price is 7 cents higher than the national average, it is still 32 cents lower than the in-state price a year ago.

The cheapest price for regular-unleaded gasoline in Lowell is $3.29 at the BP station on the corner of Andover and High streets, according to

AAA found self-serve, regular selling as low as $3.19 and as high as $3.69 per gallon.