EDISON - After holding steady for much of the last two weeks of March, pump prices are on the rise again across the Garden State.

According to AAA Mid-Atlantic, gasoline prices at New Jersey gas stations have jumped 12 cents since this time last week.

The state's drivers are now paying an average of $3.52 per gallon. The nationwide average jumped 11 cents to $3.71 per gallon, according to the AAA Mid-Atlantic's Daily Fuel Gauge Report.

AAA Mid-Atlantic says from a recent low of $2.84 on Nov. 29, gas prices are up 87 cents per gallon at self-serve pumps across the nation.

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