2012 S Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter (Proof)

CoinTrackers.com estimates the value of a 2012 S Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter Proof in average condition to be worth $1, while one in mint state could be valued around $8.00. - Last updated: June, 01 2023

2012 S Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter (Proof)
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The 2012 Hawai'i S Volcanoes National Park Quarters (proof non silver) are the second most widely produced of the America the Beautiful Quarters for the year 2012. Despite this fact their value holds due to the popularity of the State that is Hawaii.

Just 962 thousand non silver proof coins were minted.

The Obverse has the standard George Washington bust, while the reverse is original to this coin. The reverse contains the words HAWAI'I Volcanoes, Hawaii, E Pluribus Unum, and the year 2012. A volcano erupting lava into the air is front and center.

What volcano is on the quarter?

The reverse is a near copy of the Kilauea volcano eruption from 1983. A photo taken by

2012 Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter

There are several specific variations to be aware of with these coins, they are.

  • 2012 P Standard Issue
  • 2012 P 5oz Silver Bullion 99.9% pure
  • 2012 D Standard Issue
  • 2012 S Standard Issue (rare)
  • 2012 S Non-Silver Proof Issue
  • 2012 S 90% Silver Proof Issue

All in all there are 6 known variations with some errors known to exist as well.

How much is a 2012 S Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter (Proof) worth?

This section is more of a layman's guide, for those new to collecting.

In Average Circulated (AC) condition it's worth around $1, one in certified mint state (MS+) condition could bring as much as $4 at auction. This price does not reference any standard coin grading scale. So when we say Average Circulated, we mean in a similar condition to other coins circulated in 2012, and mint state meaning it is certified MS+ by one of the top coin grading companies. *** [?].

If you are a fan of coin roll hunting or just want to learn more about Hawaii Volcanoes Quarters then search or scroll below to find the most valuable and rarest in this series.

Most Valuable

The most valuable Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter's. Prices listed are for MS-65 certified. Visit the link to learn more about each coin.

Image Year Mint Worth
Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter 2012 P $800
Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter 2012 S $13
Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter 2012 S $8
Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter 2012 S $3.50
Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter 2012 P $2.50
Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter 2012 D $2.50
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1989 P $345.22
1989 $345,000
1989 D $345
Image Name Mint Worth

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What is the rarest Hawaii Volcanoes Quarter?

Name Produced
2012 P 20,000
2012 S 962,000
2012 S 962,000
2012 S 1,400,000
2012 P 46,200,000
2012 D 78,600,000
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***Price subject to standard supply and demand laws, dealer premiums, and other market variations. Prices represent past values fetched at online auctions, estate sales, certified coins being sold by dealers, and user submitted values. While we wholeheartedly try to give honest price estimates there are many factors besides appearance, metal content, and rarity that help make up the coins overall value. Call or visit your local coin dealer for more information.

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