For January, 1,136 fires (5th least since 2000) burned 16,791 acres (8th least on record), which is 14.8 acres burned/fire (10th most on record).

1-Month Wildfire Statistics*
January Totals Rank
(out of 21 years)
Record 2001-2020
Average
Value Year
Acres Burned 16,791 14th Most 330,447 2006 42,954
8th Least
Number of Fires 1,136 17th Most 3,507 2006 1,680
5th Least
Acres Burned per Fire 14.8 10th Most 94.2 2006 20.4
12th Least

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