The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped Thursday for the 30th consecutive day, decreasing six-tenths of a cent to $3.658.

The average price has dropped 22.5 cents over the past 30 days, including four-tenths of a cent on Wednesday, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service.

The average price is 4 cents less than one week ago and 22.5 cents lower than one month ago, but 41.2 cents more than one year ago. It has risen 50.2 cents since the start of the year.

The streak of decreases is the longest in Los Angeles County since a 33-day run from Sept. 12-Oct. 14, 2017.

The Orange County average price dropped 1 cent Thursday to $3.60, one day after a 27-day streak of decreases ended with an increase of one-tenth of a cent. The average price dropped 21.4 cents during the streak.

The Orange County average price is 3.9 cents less than one week ago and 22.2 cents lower than one month ago, but 40.4 cents more than one year ago. It has risen 48.4 cents since the start of the year.

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