Wildfires - January 2017


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.

1-Month Wildfire Statistics*
January Totals Rank
(out of 17 years)
Record 2000-2010
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned -9999 -9999 330,447 2006 53,742
-9999
Number of Fires -9999 -9999 3,507 2006 1,784
-9999
Acres Burned per Fire -9999 -9999 94.2 2006 23.5
-9999

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