Maui Gas Prices Remain Constant at $3.55
Gas prices in Kahului and Wailuku were $3.55 for a gallon of regular, which is unchanged from the week before, 11 cents lower than last month and 38 cents lower than a year ago.
“The Energy Information Administration weekly report showed that western US gasoline stocks decreased slightly by approximately 200,000 barrels to 32.6 million barrels,” according to Liane Sumida, AAA Hawaiʻi general manager. “Stocks are approximately 2.4 million barrels lower than at this time last year, which could pose a risk of higher retail prices if there is a supply challenge in the area.”
The statewide average price on Thursday was $3.27 a gallon, which is one cent higher than the week before, one cent higher than a month ago and 18 cents less than a year ago, according to the AAA Hawaiʻi Weekend Gas Watch.
In Honolulu, Thursday’s average price for regular was $3.10, which is unchanged from week before levels, the same price as a month ago and 18 cents lower than last year.
The Hilo average price was $3.35, up three cents from the week before, seven cents more than last month and 10 cents lower than a year ago.
Līhue’s average price for regular was $3.49, which was down a penny since the week before, four cents lower than last month and 12 cents lower than a year ago.