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 *
2017 1146 114 1081 240 296 497 675 274 66 173 161 4 143
10-yr avg 1506 99 1332 221 448 346 702 485 106 215 233 3 84
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Data table: Area burned by province
  BC YT AB NT SK MB ON QC NL NB NS PE PC *
2017
ha x 1000
1054.703 330 20.775 1014 207.434 123.414 92.122 34.02 0.696 0.11 0.725 0.007 105.343
10-yr avg
ha x 1000
135.246 109 273.599 656 647.509 159.071 101.608 270.85 26.69 0.287 0.784 0.011 147.894
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Data table: Weekly fire occurrence
Week 2017 10-yr avg
1 107 443
2 166 538
3 93 276
4 236 335
5 228 256
6 155 220
7 129 211
8 90 237
9 199 332
10 188 351
11 473 279
12 245 367
13 346 315
14 422 407
15 561 416
16 580 312
17 224 271
18 217 151
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Data table: Weekly area burned
Weekly area burned (ha x 1000)
Week 2017 10-yr avg
1 0.159 5.786
2 0.4 43
3 0.2 40
4 0.5 53.6
5 6 68
6 29.3 80
7 31.4 123.5
8 21.9 153.7
9 74.3 184.9
10 30.5 342
11 227.9 280
12 498.3 252.3
13 117.6 212.5
14 162.9 294.9
15 320.7 159.8
16 950 0
17 535 187
18 0 43
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Data table: Seasonal fire occurrence
Week 2017 10-yr avg
1 318 506
2 484 1044
3 577 1320
4 813 1655
5 1041 1911
6 1196 2131
7 1325 2342
8 1415 2579
9 1614 2911
10 1802 3262
11 2275 3541
12 2520 3908
13 2866 4223
14 3288 4630
15 3849 5046
16 4429 5358
17 4653 5629
18 4870 5780
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Data table: Seasonal area burned
Week 2017 10-yr avg
1 1.5 6.2
2 1.8 49.1
3 2 89.2
4 2.5 142.7
5 8.5 211
6 37.8 291
7 69.1 414.5
8 91 568.2
9 165.3 753.1
10 195.8 1095
11 423.7 1375
12 922.1 1627
13 1040 1840
14 1203 2135
15 1523 2295
16 2473 2276
17 3009 2464
18 2983 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 0 0 172.9
4 0 0 0 265.3
5 0 0 0 415.7
6 0 2 0 401
7 0 0 0 311
8 0 1 0 299.9
9 0 32 0 272.4
10 0 0 0 261.5
11 450 363 10 448.8
12 800 909 10 663.5
13 800 1041 7 814
14 800 916 16 795.2
15 915 992 9 714.3
16 960 967 5 658.8
17 960 814 4 635.1
18 960 883 7 458.3
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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 0.8 0.6
3 0 0 2.3 1
4 0 0 3.3 1.8
5 0 0 4.3 2
6 2 2 4.6 2
7 0 0 3.7 1.9
8 1 1 4.1 2.6
9 2 2 4.7 3.1
10 0 0 5.2 3.4
11 8 3 6.1 3.8
12 13 3 7 3.8
13 13 5 7.9 4
14 12 5 7.8 3.8
15 10 3 7.8 3.2
16 10 3 6.8 2.9
17 11 5 7.2 3
18 11 7 6 3.2

* PC = Parks Canada

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