COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — There was another jump in gas prices for Columbus’ drivers in the past week.  

GasBuddy reports the latest average price for a gallon of gas in the Columbus area is $4.45, which is 18.6 cents more than the previous week. In the past month, prices are 73.9 cents higher, and $1.60 higher than a year ago.  

The cheapest station in Columbus was $4.28 a gallon, while the most expensive was $4.75.  

Nationally, the price is up 11 cents to $4.57 a gallon.