Honolulu Prices Fall Again

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Hawaii gas prices are down again over the past week, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.  The current state price average is $4.20, two cents less than the past week, eight cents less than last month, and a nickel lower than a year ago.

 

Honolulu’s average price dropped by three cents from last week to $4.12 a gallon.  The price is 11 cents less than on this date a month ago and three cents less on this date a year ago. In Hilo, the average gas price is $4.07 per gallon, down three cents from last week, two cents less than last month and 20 cents less than this time a year ago.  Wailuku’s average is $4.40 a gallon, unchanged from last Thursday, four cents lower than last month and one cent less than last year.  

 

“We had another week of gas price declines throughout the islands,” said AAA Hawaii General Manager Liane Sumida. “Hilo is within a dime of $4 a gallon and Honolulu is right behind.”

 

The average price of a gallon of gasoline as of Oct. 2: 

Area                   

Regular

One Week Change

Record Price

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Honolulu

$4.12

-3 cents

 

 $4.48   (5/8/2011)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hilo

$4.07

-3 cents

 

 $4.76   (4/22/2012)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wailuku

$4.40

No Change

 

 $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.