New Orleans, La. - Gasoline prices are down once again in New Orleans, falling 3.9 cents per gallon in the past week. The average price of gas now stands at $3.19 a gallon. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.2 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.53 a gallon, according to gasoline price website NewOrleansGasPrices.com.
Including the change in gas prices in New Orleans during the past week, prices yesterday were 24.2 cents per gallon lower than the same day one year ago and are 24.2 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. The national average has decreased 17.6 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 12.6 cents per gallon lower than this day one year ago.