The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County inched up one-tenth of a cent Sunday to $3.207, the 13th time in 15 days it has changed by two-tenths of a cent or less.
The average price is 1 cent less than one week ago, 1.1 cents less than one month ago, and 76.3 cents cheaper than one year ago, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service.
The Orange County average price dropped one-tenth of a cent to $3.171. It is 1.9 cents less than one week ago, 3 cents lower than one month ago, and 77.2 cents cheaper than one year ago.
“California gasoline stockpiles are reportedly at their highest levels in four months, according to the California Energy Commission and Oil Price Information Service,” said Jeffrey Spring, the Automobile Club of Southern California’s corporate communications manager. “However, gasoline stations are seeing reduced business and seem more reluctant to cut pump prices quickly.”