AAA: National gas price average still the lowest for Memorial Day Weekend in nearly 20 years

Florida gas prices dropped another 3.5 cents last week. (MGN)
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(WSAW) -- Gas prices are rising again, but they'll still be the least you've paid at the pump on Memorial Day Weekend in nearly 20 years.

AAA said the average price of a gallon of unleaded regular is $1.87 right now. The last time the national gas price average leading into the holiday was under $2 a gallon was 17 years ago in 2003. That's when it was $1.50.

According to, the lowest price in Wausau right now is $1.54. In Stevens Point, it's $1.79 and in Marshfield, the lowest you'll pay is $1.89.