LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose one-tenth of a cent today for the second consecutive day.
The average price has risen eight consecutive days and 12 of the past 13 to $2.924, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service. It has risen 6.5 cents over the past 13 days.
The average price is 4.1 cents more than a week ago and 7.6 cents higher than a month ago but $1.061 less than one year ago. It has decreased 69.1 cents since the start of the year.
A 20-day streak of increases to the Orange County average price totaling 12.3 cents ended when it was unchanged, remaining at $2.893. It is 4.5 cents more than one week ago and 7.6 cents higher than one month ago but $1.059 less than one year ago.
The Orange County average price has dropped 65.2 cents since the start of the year.
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