The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Riverside County rose a half-cent Saturday to $5.305, one day after a 13-day streak of increases ended when the average price dropped three-tenths of a cent Friday.
The average price is 6.4 cents more than one week ago, 7.1 cents higher than one month ago and 99.5 cents greater than one year ago, according to figures from the AAA and the Oil Price Information Service.
It is $1.025 less than the record $6.33 set June 14.
The national average price dropped for the 95th consecutive day since rising to a record, falling 1 cent to $3.682. It has dropped $1.334 since rising to a record $5.016 on June 14.
The national average price is 4.2 cents less than one week ago and 26.1 cents lower than one month ago, but 48.8 cents more than one year ago.