Drivers in the D.C. area are paying five cents less at the pump when compared to a week ago.
AAA Mid-Atlantic said Sunday in a weekly report that the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the D.C. metro area is $3.64 this week. That's compared to $3.69 a week ago.
Motorists in the region are also paying less than a year ago. At this time last year drivers were paying $4.03 per gallon.
The price of gas in the region is 11 cents higher than the national average.