Wildfires - Annual 2020
For January - December, 58,258 fires (4th least since 2000) burned 10,274,679 acres (most on record), which is 176.4 acres burned/fire (most on record).
|January - December||Totals||Rank
(out of 21 years)
|Acres Burned||10,274,679||Most on Record||10,274,679||2020||6,612,363|
|Number of Fires||58,258||18th Most||96,385||2006||77,951|
|Acres Burned per Fire||176.4||Most on Record||176.4||2020||85.2|
*Data Source: The National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)