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Hawaii gas prices decline, Honolulu below $3 a gallon

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Hawaii average gas price averages saw small price declines in some areas during the past week, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.

The current Hawaii state average for a gallon of regular is $3.09, the same as last week, five cents less than last month and $1.20 a gallon lower than a year ago.

Honolulu's average gas price sits at $2.97, seven cents less than last week, eight cents lower from last month and $1.27 a gallon less than a year ago. In Hilo, the average gas price is $3.09 per gallon, unchanged from last week, three cents more than last month and $1.02 less than this time a year ago. Wailuku's average is $3.24, unchanged from last week, 11 cents higher than last month and $1.12 less on this date last year.

“Around the country average gas prices continue to drop. California remains the only other state with a gas price average higher than $3, with an average price of $3.13. Other states are in the $2 a gallon range like Alaska at $2.92, Nevada at $2.78, and Washington at $2.73,” said AAA Hawaii General Manager Liane Sumida. “Motorists can keep updated on gas prices around the country by visiting www.fuelgaugereport.aaa.com or by using the AAA mobile app,” she added.

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