Statewide gas prices take a slight dip

HONOLULU (KHNL) - Gas prices statewide dipped down by three cents to $4.39 a gallon for regular unleaded according to the Automobile Association of America Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.

"For the fifth week, prices have dropped again by just a few cents," said Richard Velazquez, Regional Manager for AAA Hawaii.

Today's average gas price in Honolulu is $4.28 per gallon for unleaded. In Hilo the average price of gas is $4.51 a gallon and in Wailuku it is $4.67, a penny below last week.

As we head into the holiday weekend, Velazquez urges drivers to follow the speed limit and use a gentle driving style to help save on gasoline.