New Orleans, La. - Gasoline prices continue to drop in New Orleans. In the past week, the average cost is down 5.6 cents per gallon, averaging $3.33 a gallon.. This compares with the national average of $3.65 a gallon, down 3.6 cents per gallon in the last week according to gasoline price website NewOrleansGasPrices.com.
Including the change in gas prices in New Orleans during the past week, prices are 20.3 cents per gallon lower than the same day one year ago and 32.0 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. The national average has decreased 15.7 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 13.4 cents per gallon lower than this day one year ago.