LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped today for the 20th time in 21 days, decreasing a half-cent to $4.08, its lowest amount since Sept. 29.
The average price has decreased 17.8 cents over the past 21 days, including eight-tenths of a cent Sunday, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service. The decreases follow a 21-day streak of increases totaling 58.6 cents that pushed it to its highest amount since July 21, 2015.
The average price is 9.4 cents less than one week ago, but 3.8 cents more than one month ago and 22.3 cents higher than one year ago.
The Orange County average price dropped for the 20th time in 23 days, decreasing a half-cent to $4.035, its lowest amount since Sept. 28. It has decreased 18.8 cents over the past 23 days, including 1.1 cents Sunday, after rising to its highest amount since July 22, 2015.
The Orange County average price is 10.1 cents less than a week ago, but 1.1 cents more than a month ago and 23.4 cents higher than one year ago.
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