Wildfires - June 2019

For June, 5,657 fires (9th least since 2000) burned 1,331,968 acres (5th most on record), which is 235.5 acres burned/fire (5th most on record). For January - June, 21,620 fires (least since 2000) burned 1,664,759 acres (7th least on record), which is 77.0 acres burned/fire (6th most on record).

1-Month Wildfire Statistics*
June Totals Rank
(out of 20 years)
Record 2000-2010
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned 1,331,968 5th Most 1,868,614 2015 835,324
16th Least
Number of Fires 5,657 12th Most 15,403 2006 8,387
9th Least
Acres Burned per Fire 235.5 5th Most 309.6 2013 112.7
16th Least
Year-to-Date Wildfire Statistics*
January - June Totals Rank
(out of 20 years)
Record 2000-2010
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned 1,664,759 14th Most 4,795,942 2011 1,895,075
7th Least
Number of Fires 21,620 20th Most 57,248 2006 40,793
Least on Record
Acres Burned per Fire 77.0 6th Most 131.7 2011 46.0
15th Least

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