The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped four-tenths of a cent Monday to its lowest amount since Aug. 30, one day after a 53-day streak of decreases ended with a one-tenth of a cent uptick.
The average price of $3.619 is 2.3 cents less than one week ago and 23.2 cents lower than one month ago but 22.7 cents higher than one year ago, according to figures from the AAA and the Oil Price Information Service.
The average price dropped 50.7 cents during the streak.
The Orange County average price rose two-tenths of a cent to $3.548, one day after increasing one-tenth of a cent. A gallon of gas in the OC is 1 cent less than one week ago and 23.1 cents lower than one month ago, but 19.4 cents higher than one year ago.
A 53-day streak of decreases to the Orange County average price totaling 54.3 cents ended Saturday, when it went unchanged.