Wildfires - July 2015


NCEI added Alaska climate divisions to its nClimDiv dataset on Friday, March 6, 2015, coincident with the release of the February 2015 monthly monitoring report. For more information on this data, please visit the Alaska Climate Divisions FAQ.

Fire statistics are missing for July. Fire statistics are missing for January - July.

1-Month Wildfire Statistics*
July Totals Rank
(out of 15 years)
Record 2000-2010
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned -9999 -9999 3,439,347 2004 1,610,142
-9999
Number of Fires -9999 -9999 17,352 2008 9,220
-9999
Acres Burned per Fire -9999 -9999 518.9 2004 192.1
-9999
Year-to-Date Wildfire Statistics*
January - July Totals Rank
(out of 15 years)
Record 2000-2010
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned -9999 -9999 6,091,572 2011 3,505,217
-9999
Number of Fires -9999 -9999 69,656 2006 50,013
-9999
Acres Burned per Fire -9999 -9999 133.5 2011 70.6
-9999

*Data Source: The National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)