Gasoline price averages in the Philadelphia region fell by a cent over the weekend, AAA Mid-Atlantic said today.

The price fell to $2.71 a gallon in Southeastern Pennsylvania on Saturday and held there today, the auto club said, while the South Jersey average dropped a penny to $2.49 a gallon.

The national gas average fell two cents over the weekend to $2.60 today, AAA said.    - Inquirer Staff