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Maui Gas Prices Remain Stable, Higher than State Average

April 12, 2018, 1:16 PM HST
* Updated April 12, 1:18 PM
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For the second straight week, Hawaiʻi gas prices moved upward in most areas, according to the AAA Hawaiʻi Weekend Gas Watch.

Gas in Wailuku today averaged $3.95 for a gallon of regular, unchanged from last Thursday, three cents higher than a month ago and 47 cents higher than on this date a year ago.

In Kahului, the average price is $3.95, which is unchanged from last Thursday, three cents higher than on this date last month and 47 cents higher than on this date a year ago.

Today’s statewide average price is $3.55 a gallon, which is three cents more than last Thursday, five cents higher than a month ago and 49 cents more than a year ago.

“Price increases like these are expected at this time of year, when overall gasoline demand is increasing throughout the US,” said Liane Sumida, AAA Hawaiʻi general manager.

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In Honolulu, today’s average price for regular is $3.39, three cents higher than last Thursday, four cents higher than on this date a month ago and 49 cents higher than last year at this time. The Hilo average price is $3.58, which is four cents higher than last Thursday, six cents more than on this date last month and 54 cents higher than on this date a year ago.

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Līhuʻe’s average price for regular is $3.68, which is three cents higher than last Thursday, eight cents higher than on this date last month and 34 cents more than a year ago.

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