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 268 12 570 7 211 214 228 226 62 182 113 9 36 2138
10-yr avg 307 30 664 29 211 114 235 205 45 152 166 2 21 2181
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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
36.717 4.569 30.291 0.938 27.118 72.809 4.339 0.219 0.105 0.191 0.185 0.011 50.72
10-yr avg
ha x 1000
19.382 21.155 145.561 20.737 54.624 29.148 15.945 26.48 0.495 0.206 0.475 0.004 32.093
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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
8 237
9 332
10 351
11 279
12 367
13 315
14 407
15 416
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
8 153.7
9 184.9
10 342
11 280
12 252.3
13 212.5
14 294.9
15 159.8
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 2579
9 2911
10 3262
11 3541
12 3908
13 4223
14 4630
15 5046
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
8 568.2
9 753.1
10 1095
11 1375
12 1627
13 1840
14 2135
15 2295
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
8 251.2
9 222.6
10 227.4
11 405.2
12 639.7
13 793.8
14 771.2
15 691.8
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 4.111111111 2.555555556
9 4.666666667 3.111111111
10 5.222222222 3.444444444
11 6.111111111 3.777777778
12 7 3.777777778
13 7.888888889 4
14 7.777777778 3.777777778
15 7.777777778 3.222222222
16 7.111111111 2.888888889
17 7.222222222 3
18 6 3.222222222

* PC = Parks Canada

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