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2 Deaths and 58 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/27

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 58 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 36,032 (up 0.2% from the previous day). To date, 1,585,879 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 34,187 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1%. Currently, the average daily cases is 49.4. There were a total of 911 cases reported in the past... Read More
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Hawaii summer air travel tips

The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) encourages anyone flying into or out of Hawaii airports to expect a busy summer travel season. Preliminary visitor statistics show 23,423 passengers arrived in Hawaii on May 23, which is approximately 70-percent of pre-COVID numbers (source: http://dbedt.hawaii.gov/visitor/dailypax-dashboard/). Given the current trends, HDOT offers the following air travel tips: Plan for peak travel time. Peak time for arrivals at Hawaii airports is between 10 a.m. and... Read More
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Dominant COVID-19 cases in Hawaii are variants

A report by the Hawai‘i Department of Health’s State Laboratories Division (SLD) shows COVID-19 (SARS-Cov-2) variants of concern account for a greater percentage of total COVID-19 cases in Hawai‘i than ever and that percentage continues to increase. SLD also reports a growing presence of the P.1 variant which is highly infectious and may be more resistant to antibodies from vaccination or previous infection. “Variants of concern now make up more than... Read More

50 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/26

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 50 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 35,974 (up 0.1% from the previous day). To date, 1,580,660 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 34,136 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1%. Currently, the average daily cases is 50.1. There were a total of 933 cases reported in the past... Read More
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23 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/25

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 23 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 35,924 (up 0.1% from the previous day). To date, 1,577,364 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 34,088 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1%. Currently, the average daily cases is 53. There were a total of 932 cases reported in the past... Read More
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34 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/24

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 34 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 35,901 (up 0.1% from the previous day). To date, 1,573,525 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 34,066 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.1%. Currently, the average daily cases is 58.3. There were a total of 978 cases reported in the past... Read More
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2 Deaths and 61 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/21

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 61 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 35,726 (up 0.2% from the previous day). To date, 1,561,802 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 33,894 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.5%. Currently, the average daily cases is 76. There were a total of 1042 cases reported in the past... Read More
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80 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/20

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 80 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 35,665 (up 0.2% from the previous day). To date, 1,557,803 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 33,852 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.5%. Currently, the average daily cases is 80.7. There were a total of 1106 cases reported in the past... Read More
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73 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/19

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 73 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 35,585 (up 1.5% from the previous day). To date, 1,552,857 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 33,796 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.6%. Currently, the average daily cases is 81.1. There were a total of 1158 cases reported in the past... Read More
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56 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/18

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 56 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 33,889 (up 0.2% from the previous day). To date, 1,547,314 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 33,728 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.5%. Currently, the average daily cases is 76.6 There were a total of 1099 cases reported in the past... Read More
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83 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/17

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 83 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 33,834 (up 0.2% from the previous day). To date, 1,543,950 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 33,676 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.6%. Currently, the average daily cases is 77.6. There were a total of 1120 cases reported in the past... Read More
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Facial imaging equipment now operational at Hawaii’s major airports

The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Airports Division announces the operation of Phase III of the thermal temperature screening and facial imaging project at Hawaii’s five major airports that accept trans-Pacific flights. Phase III consisted of the installation of the facial imaging technology that will help airport representatives efficiently pull passengers aside who have been detected to have an elevated core body temperature of 100.4 degrees and higher, a common symptom... Read More
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1 Death and 83 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/14

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 83 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 33,533 (up 0.2% from the previous day). To date, 1,525,603 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 33,364 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.4%. Currently, the average daily cases is 67. There were a total of 1123 cases reported in the past... Read More
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Hawaii Governor says keep your masks on!

The change of federal recommendatoins by the CDC that mask wearing for fully vaccinated is no longer a necessity is not yet in effect in Hawai’i and is still being evaluated. According to Hawaii Governor Ige, wearing a mask is the law in the Aloha State and will continue to be enforced as a law. Approximately 40 percent of all people in Hawai’i are now fully vaccinated. And just recently vaccinations... Read More

76 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 5/13

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 76 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 33,450 (up 0.2% from the previous day). To date, 1,520,822 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 33,297 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.3%. Currently, the average daily cases is 71.1. There were a total of 1157 cases reported in the past... Read More