Last modified on Sep 23, 2016

The below statistics are tracked on a weekly basis and provide a snapshot of the number of fires and acres burned. These numbers are subject to change until the final fire season reports are completed and tabulated.

Number of fires and acres:

Interval Fires Acres
January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016 5,762 147,373
January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015 5,143 307,560
5 year average (same interval) 4,801 165,152
2016 Combined YTD (CALFIRE & US Forest Service) 6,986 564,835
(Statistics include all wildfires responded by CAL FIRE in both the State Responsibility Area, as well as the Local Responsibility Area under contract with the department, plus all large wildfires in State Responsibility Area protected by CAL FIRE’s contract counties).


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