Wildfires - Annual 2016
For January - December, 65,575 fires (6th least since 2000) burned 5,446,520 acres (7th least on record), which is 83.1 acres burned/fire (8th least on record).
|January - December||Totals||Rank
(out of 17 years)
|Acres Burned||5,446,520||11th Most||10,125,149||2015||6,612,363|
|Number of Fires||65,575||12th Most||96,385||2006||77,951|
|Acres Burned per Fire||83.1||10th Most||163.5||2015||85.2|
*Data Source: The National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)