Pump prices continue their usual September decent as demand weakens and supplies increase.
Despite the decline, the national average for a gallon of regular unleaded remains well above $3.00 for the 1,007th day in a row.
The streak of $3.00 gas prices in Georgia currently stands at 962 days.
According to AAA’s Manager of Regulatory Affairs Avery Ash, the decline is credited to a rise in Libya’s oil production and the diminished threat of military strikes against Syria.
The national average price of regular unleaded gasoline is $3.48, four cents less than last week.
Georgia’s average of $3.32 dropped eight cents from last week.
Meanwhile, the average gas price in Elbert County continues to decline as well, down from $3.15 to $3.12.