Fire Weather Index

The Domestic Burn Permit Application is now available online.

The Forests, Fish and Wildlife Division offices are still closed and paper permits will not be issued at this time.

The Fire Weather Index (FWI) is updated daily during fire season (March 15 - November 30) on PEI. 

A map showing the three fire districts in PEI. The districts are the Western District, the Central-Southeastern District and the Northeastern District


Fire Weather Index (FWI)
Region Date and time Rating
Western 08/10/2020/12:50 EXTREME
Central-southeastern 08/10/2020/12:50 EXTREME
Northeastern 08/10/2020/12:50  VERY HIGH



Published date: 
August 10, 2020
Environment, Water and Climate Change

General Inquiries

Forests, Fish and Wildlife Division
J. Frank Gaudet Tree Nursery
183 Upton Road
Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-6450

Wildlife Emergencies:

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