Prices Drop in Honolulu

Weekly Fuel Prices Report

Hawaii’s average price for regular gasoline remained mostly unchanged except for price declines in Honolulu which pushed down the state average compared to a week ago, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.  The Hawaii state average for regular unleaded is $4.30 per gallon, three cents less than last week, four cents less than last month and 11 cents less than on this day last year.

Honolulu’s average price dipped to $4.19 a gallon for regular unleaded – four cents less than last week, four cents less than last month and 17 cents less from a year ago. In Hilo, the average gas price is $4.29 per gallon, the same price as last week, also the same price as last month and 14 cents less than this time a year ago.  Wailuku’s average is $4.53 a gallon, unchanged from last week, two cents below last month and seven cents more than the price last year.  

The average price of a gallon of gasoline as of Sept. 19:



One Week Change

Record Price



-4 cents

 $4.48   (5/8/2011)



No Change

 $4.76   (4/22/2012)



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 service.  Prices are derived from fleet vehicle credit card transactions at more than 100,000 stations around the country.  Prices shown are combined averages of last card swipe of previous day. 

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