The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose 1.1 cents to $4.513 Tuesday, a day after dropping one-tenth of a cent.

The average price is 6.3 cents more than one week ago but 37.5 cents less than one month ago and 17 cents lower than one year ago, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service.

The average price is $1.981 less than the record $6.494 set Oct. 5.

The Orange County average price rose for the 11th consecutive day, increasing eight-tenths of a cent to $4.446. It has increased 13 cents over the past 11 days, including six-tenths of a cent Monday.

The Orange County average price is 8.3 cents more than one week ago but 31.6 cents less than one month ago and 20.6 cents lower than one year ago. It has dropped $2.013 since rising to a record $6.459 on Oct. 5.

The national average price rose for the 10th time in 11 days following a 44-day streak of decreases totaling 70.9 cents, increasing eight-tenths of a cent to $3.228. It has risen 12.8 cents over the past 11 days, including eight-tenths of a cent Monday.

The national average price is 8.3 cents more than one week ago but 31.6 cents less than one month ago and 20.6 cents lower than one year ago. It is $1.788 lower than the record $5.016 set June 14.

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