Hawaii Prices Somewhat Flat

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Hawaii average gas price averages stayed relatively flat again during the past week, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.  The current Hawaii state average for a gallon of regular is $3.14, the same as last week, 10 cents more than last month and $1.07 a gallon lower than a year ago. Motorists can check gas prices at www.fuelgaugereport.aaa.com.

Honolulu’s average gas price sits at $3.06, the same price as last week, nine cents higher from last month and $1.10 a gallon less than a year ago. In Hilo, the average gas price is $3.12 per gallon, up one cent from last week, 11 cents more than last month and 97 cents less than this time a year ago.  Wailuku’s average is $3.23 a penny more than last week, 11 cents higher than last month and $1.11 less on this date last year.  

 “Around the country average gas prices have stalled or seen some price declines.  California remains the only other state with a gas price average higher than $3, with an average price of $3.23. A few other states are in the high $2 a gallon range like Alaska at $2.91, Nevada at $2.81, and Oregon at $2.77,” said AAA Hawaii General Manager Liane Sumida.

The average price of a gallon of gasoline as of March 26:    

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Area                   

Regular

One Week Change

Record Price

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Honolulu

$3.05

No Change

 

 $4.48   (5/8/2011)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hilo

$3.12

+1 cent

 

 $4.76   (4/22/2012)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wailuku

$3.21

 +1 cent

 

 $4.98   (5/9/2011)

 

 

AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch is a weekly snapshot of gas prices.  Price comparisons are offered as a community service.  Prices are derived from fleet vehicle credit card transactions at more than 120,000 stations around the country.  Prices shown are combined averages of last card swipe of previous day.