For November, 5,984 fires (4th most since 2000) burned 278,740 acres (6th most on record), which is 46.6 acres burned/fire (10th most on record). For September - November, 11,461 fires (9th least since 2000) burned 1,915,263 acres (4th most on record), which is 167.1 acres burned/fire (5th most on record). For January - November, 54,350 fires (6th least since 2000) burned 6,802,729 acres (10th least on record), which is 125.2 acres burned/fire (9th most on record).

1-Month Wildfire Statistics*
November Totals Rank
(out of 22 years)
Record 2001-2020
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned 278,740 6th Most 994,388 2020 243,227
17th Least
Number of Fires 5,984 4th Most 10,223 2001 3,829
19th Least
Acres Burned per Fire 46.6 10th Most 227.5 2003 80.3
13th Least
3-Month Wildfire Statistics*
September - November Totals Rank
(out of 22 years)
Record 2001-2020
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned 1,915,263 4th Most 5,558,745 2020 1,297,300
19th Least
Number of Fires 11,461 14th Most 22,843 2001 13,016
9th Least
Acres Burned per Fire 167.1 5th Most 424.2 2020 109.9
18th Least
Year-to-Date Wildfire Statistics*
January - November Totals Rank
(out of 22 years)
Record 2001-2020
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned 6,802,729 13th Most 9,812,481 2015 6,783,464
10th Least
Number of Fires 54,350 17th Most 91,094 2000 63,204
6th Least
Acres Burned per Fire 125.2 9th Most 180.2 2020 110.2
14th Least

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