San Diego County gasoline price drops to lowest amount since April 17

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County dropped Monday to its lowest amount since April 17, decreasing 1.1 cents to $3.148.

According to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service, the average price has dropped 38 consecutive days and 64 of the past 67, decreasing $1.088, including 1.3 cents on Sunday.

The average price is 14.3 cents less than one week ago, 54.4 cents lower than one month ago and 59.4 cents below what it was one year ago.

The decreases follow a seven-day stretch of increases totaling 73.7 cents that pushed the average price to its highest amount since May 8, 2014.

The average price dropped for 26 consecutive days, rose a total of 7.5 cents from Aug. 12-14, then resumed declining on Aug. 15.

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