The average price of self-serve regular gasoline in the Los Angeles-Long Beach area is $3.099 per gallon, which is five-tenths of a cent more than last week, three cents more than last month, and 77 cents higher than last year. In San Diego, the price is $3.117, which is 1.3 cents more than last week’s price, four cents above last month, and 77 cents higher than last year. On the Central Coast, the average price is $3.172, unchanged from last week, five cents higher than a month ago, and 76 cents above last year. In the Inland Empire, the average per gallon price is $3.102, which is four-tenths of a cent more than last week, four cents more than last month, and 79 cents more than last year.
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The Weekend Gas Watch monitors the average price of gasoline. As of 1 p.m. on April 8, averages are:
Los Angeles – Long Beach
Santa Barbara – Santa Maria – Lompoc
Riverside – San Bernardino