Wildfires - June 2018

For June, 5,112 fires (5th least since 2000) burned 812,501 acres (9th most on record), which is 158.9 acres burned/fire (8th most on record). For January - June, 29,001 fires (7th least since 2000) burned 2,496,598 acres (5th most on record), which is 86.1 acres burned/fire (3rd most on record).

1-Month Wildfire Statistics*
June Totals Rank
(out of 19 years)
Record 2000-2010
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned 812,501 9th Most 1,868,614 2015 835,324
11th Least
Number of Fires 5,112 15th Most 15,403 2006 8,387
5th Least
Acres Burned per Fire 158.9 8th Most 309.6 2013 112.7
12th Least
Year-to-Date Wildfire Statistics*
January - June Totals Rank
(out of 19 years)
Record 2000-2010
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned 2,496,598 5th Most 4,795,942 2011 1,895,075
15th Least
Number of Fires 29,001 13th Most 57,248 2006 40,793
7th Least
Acres Burned per Fire 86.1 3rd Most 131.7 2011 46.0
17th Least

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