New Orleans, La. -Gasoline prices in New Orleans have risen 11.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.44 a gallon. This compares with the national average that has increased 9.3 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.60/g, according to gasoline price website NewOrleansGasPrices.com.
Including the change in gas prices in New Orleans during the past week, prices yesterday were 7.8 cents per gallon lower than the same day one year ago and are 34.8 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 19.1 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 6.5 cents per gallon lower than this day one year ago.