Canadian Wildland Fire Information System

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Data table: Number of fires by province
  BC YT AB NT SK MB ON QC NL NB NS PE PC *
2018 1507 60 1071 51 384 422 988 532 93 241 156 0 105
10-yr avg 1076 93 1205 202 401 309 556 388 97 188 199 3 80
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Data table: Area burned by province
  BC YT AB NT SK MB ON QC NL NB NS PE PC *
2018
ha x 1000
104.812 73.162 49.786 5.62 92.091 169.357 222.949 85.466 0.514 0.301 0.241 0 61.167
10-yr avg
ha x 1000
146.285 120.186 257.375 543.661 574.177 125.557 97.27 235.2 24.682 0.243 0.74 0.01 118.886
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Data table: Weekly fire occurrence
Week 2018 10-yr avg
1 224 215
2 327 625
3 463 236
4 497 346
5 278 255
6 108 214
7 122 186
8 153 214
9 757 323
10 285 345
11 362 312
12 382 319
13 327 303
14 572 399
15 634 401
16 312
17 271
18 151
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Data table: Weekly area burned
Weekly area burned (ha x 1000)
Week 2018 10-yr avg
1 6.389 4.706
2 33.8 31.4
3 29.8 32.5
4 73.3 64
5 97.2 58.5
6 9.5 65.9
7 8.3 108.7
8 14.8 135.3
9 107.8 168.2
10 90.4 300.8
11 68.9 316.3
12 96.1 264.7
13 118.2 236.4
14 75.9 145.8
15 65.2 310.7
16 0
17 187
18 43
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Data table: Seasonal fire occurrence
Week 2018 10-yr avg
1 343 319
2 670 944
3 1133 1180
4 1630 1526
5 1908 1781
6 2016 1995
7 2138 2181
8 2291 2395
9 3048 2718
10 3333 3063
11 3695 3375
12 4077 3694
13 4404 3997
14 4976 4396
15 5610 4797
16 5358
17 5629
18 5780
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Data table: Seasonal area burned
Week 2018 10-yr avg
1 6.6 5.7
2 10 36.7
3 39.8 69.1
4 113.1 133.2
5 210.4 191.7
6 219.8 257.6
7 228.2 366.3
8 243 501.6
9 351 670
10 441 970
11 510.1 1286.8
12 606.2 1551.5
13 724.427 1787.835
14 800.3 1933.6
15 865.5 2244.3
16 2276
17 2464
18 2528
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Data table: Interagency mobilization
Week Pumps People Aircraft 10-yr avg
1 0 0 0 9.2
2 0 0 0 38
3 0 83 3 152.4
4 39 147 8 275.6
5 64 342 4 425.3
6 64 189 0 399
7 25 0 0 275.3
8 25 1 0 253.8
9 25 2 0 222.6
10 25 41 1 234.1
11 0 401 14 446.7
12 125 651 13 718.6
13 125 596 16 867.5
14 149 565 15 771.2
15 149 737 10 788.9
16 646.8
17 625.1
18 447.2222222
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Data table: Number of agencies mobilized
Week Sending Receiving Sending (10-yr avg) Receiving (10-yr avg)
1 0 0 0.4 0.4
2 0 0 0.7 0.5
3 2 3 2.4 1.1
4 5 3 3.5 1.9
5 8 6 4.7 2.4
6 6 5 4.7 2.3
7 1 1 3.4 1.8
8 2 2 3.9 2.5
9 3 3 4.5 3.1
10 4 4 5.1 3.5
11 8 5 6.3 3.9
12 13 4 7.6 3.8
13 10 5 8.1 4.1
14 11 7 8.1 4.1
15 11 6 8.1 3.5
16 7.1 2.9
17 7.2 3
18 6 3.2

* PC = Parks Canada

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