Wildfires - Annual 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 January - December.
|January - December||Totals||Rank
(out of 16 years)
|Acres Burned||10,125,149||Most on Record||10,125,149||2015||6,612,363|
|Number of Fires||61,922||15th Most||96,385||2006||77,951|
|Acres Burned per Fire||163.5||Most on Record||163.5||2015||85.2|
*Data Source: The National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)