Retail gasoline prices in the Bellaire area continued to head downward last week, this time dropping another 2.1 cents per gallon.
As of yesterday, the price for unleaded regular averaged $3.39 per gallon.
The current price compares with the national average that increased 0.5 cents in the last week to $3.57 per gallon, according to gasoline price website HoustonGasPrices.com.
Including the change in gas prices in Bellaire during the past week, prices yesterday were 87.7 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 17.7 cents per gallon lower than a month ago.
The national average has decreased 19.8 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 84.0 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.