The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Riverside County rose 1.3 cents Saturday to $5.141.

The average price had dropped 10 of the previous 11 days — including 1.5 cents Friday — and had fallen $1.202 since rising to a record $6.33 on June 14, according to figures from the AAA and the Oil Price Information Service.

It is 2.9 cents less than one week ago and 33.6 cents lower than one month ago, but 82.7 cents more than one year ago.

The national average price dropped for the 81st consecutive day since rising to a record, falling 1.3 cents to $3.796. It has dropped $1.22 since rising to a record $5.016 on June 14, including 2 cents on Friday.

The national average price is 6.1 cents less than one week ago and 36.7 cents lower than one month ago, but 61.2 cents more than one year ago.

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