The average price of gasoline in Maine has fallen nearly 8 cents a gallon in the last week.

Website GasBuddy.com reports the average price was $2.26 per gallon, according to a daily survey of 1,228 Maine outlets. The website says the national average fell 5.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.12 per gallon.

The website says prices on Sunday were nearly $1.27 per gallon lower than the same day a year ago and 50.7 cents per gallon lower than one month ago.

The national average decreased nearly $1.19 per gallon over the last year and 58.6 cents per gallon over the last month.