Despite rising gas prices across Canada, Albertans can rejoice in having the lowest gas prices in the country.

In Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park, regular gas prices are currently $1.59/litre, while in nearby Edmonton, prices hover around $1.55/litre.

Alberta's average price of $1.52/litre was up eight cents from last week.

Gas prices in Edmonotn

You can find the cheapest gas in the area at Costco, where the price is reported to be $1.49/litre.

On the national level, Canadians are paying an average of $1.87/litre.