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|August 24, 2019|
Gasoline prices drop for summer vacationers
SOUTHLAND (INT) News of a continued ample supply is keeping gasoline prices down.
In Riverside, the average per-gallon price is 11 cents lower than last month, and three cents higher than last year. In San Bernardino, the $3.62 average price is nine cents lower than last month, and five cents higher than a year ago today.
Statewide, the average is $3.66 for a gallon of 87 octane regular.
"Oil prices are down over the last month because of worries over the trade war with China and its economic effects, said Auto Club spokesman Jeffrey Spring. If Southern California gasoline supplies stay healthy, the lower oil prices are likely to push down pump prices further in the coming weeks.
Story Date: August 15, 2019