Spot checks around Hinesville Monday morning showed prices at $1.55-$1.56 per gallon.
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AAA Georgia said Monday, the statewide average price for a gallon of regular is $1.53, down 20 cents since last month.
The national average for regular is $1.61.
Mid-grade fuel averaged $1.65 while premium costs $1.72 a gallon.
Gas prices declined despite crude oil rising above $40 a barrel Monday amid growing tensions in the Middle East.