With the Memorial Day holiday weekend less than three weeks away, gas prices are on the decline.

Typically, gas prices around the Memorial Day holiday show a rise. According to GasBuddy.com, prices at the pumps in Maine fell 3.7 cents from a week ago to $2.34 a gallon. Prices in Presque Isle, as of Tuesday, had fallen to $2.41 a gallon for regular unleaded.

New Hampshire gas prices were down 1.9 cents at $2.30 a gallon while Vermont's average price at the pump was $2.40 a gallon, down 2.7 cents from the previous week.

 

The national average was down 3.7 cents at $2.34 per gallon, 5.6 cents per gallon less than last month, but 12.5 cents per gallon higher than a year ago.