New Orleans, La. - The average price of gasoline continues to fall. New numbers released on Monday show gas prices have fallen 4.7 cents per gallon in the past week in New Orleans, averaging $3.29 a gallon. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.61 a gallon according to gasoline price website NewOrleansGasPrices.com.
Prices now are 19.3 cents per gallon lower than the same day one year ago and 29.7 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. The national average has decreased 18.2 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 16.2 cents per gallon lower than this day one year ago.