Motorists can expect a drop in the petrol price in October.
In a statement,AA said it expects the price of a litre of 95 octane petrol to drop by 5 cents, and a litre of 93 octane by 20 cents.
And it expects the price of diesel to increase by 13 cents a litre.
The AA added that more changes were likely before month-end, saying the drone strikes had made forecasting the international oil price more difficult.
While South Africa's fuel reserves remain subject to an ongoing legal case after they were inexplicably sold to three private companies at a loss to the state.