Wildfires - Annual 2018
For January - December, 55,911 fires (2nd least since 2000) burned 8,582,609 acres (8th most on record), which is 153.5 acres burned/fire (2nd most on record).
|January - December||Totals||Rank
(out of 19 years)
|Acres Burned||8,582,609||8th Most||10,125,149||2015||6,612,363|
|Number of Fires||55,911||18th Most||96,385||2006||77,951|
|Acres Burned per Fire||153.5||2nd Most||163.5||2015||85.2|
*Data Source: The National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)