The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Riverside County dropped for the 13th time in the last 14 days Sunday, falling 1.4 cents to $6.039.

The average price has decreased 20.7 cents in the last 14 days, including 3.1 cents Saturday, according to figures from the AAA and the Oil Price Information Service.

The average price is 13.9 cents less than one week ago and 26 cents lower than one month ago, but $1.782 more than one year ago.

The national average price dropped for the 26th consecutive day following an 18-day streak of increases, decreasing 1.2 cents to $4.684. It has dropped 33.2 cents over the past 26 days, including 2.5 cents Saturday, after rising 41.5 cents during the 18-day streak of increases.

The national average price is 12.8 cents less than one week ago and 30.2 cents less than one month ago, but $1.541 more than one year ago.

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