The average retail price of gasoline in the Sacramento area fell another 2.2 cents to $3.85 a gallon over the past week, according to national price tracker GasBuddy.com, which surveys 720 stations in the area.
Sacramento prices are now 26.1 cents lower than they were a year ago and 13.3 cents lower than a month ago.
Nationally, the average price of gas fell 5 cents over the past week to an average of $3.52 a gallon down 13.8 cents from last month and 37 cents below last year.
"The national average continues to be driven down as (crude) oil prices have fallen in recent weeks," said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst for GasBuddy.
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