Forests, Fish and Wildlife - Fire Weather Index

Provided by: Government of Prince Edward Island - Department of Environment, Energy and Climate Action - AKA: Formerly Environment, Water and Climate Change

Service Description

People can access information about the current Fire Weather Index in their area of PEI. The index establishes the risk of forest or brush fires based on the current weather and other environmental factors. If the index is anything other than low, outdoor burning is not allowed even with a permit. The index is updated daily during fire season in PEI.


Open to all
No fees
How to Access:
Visit website
Documents Required:
Not applicable
Program Hours:
24/7 website * Updated daily between March 15 and November 30 each year
Coverage Area:
Prince Edward Island

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