Here’s a fire map of all active fires in California

The Vent That Protects

Looking for a live map that shows in real time using Google maps and public data of all known active wildfires in California? Here (at right) we have the “official” view of current fires.

More real time data can be found here, including evacuation information. (

The fires of 2017-2018 were extremely serious and deadly.  Please heed all evacuation warnings!


Gray fire symbol: Old, contained wildfire

Red fire symbol: Active wild fire

Directions: Use the zoom keys (the + and – ) symbols on the map to zoom in and out. Left click a fire icon for more info. Hold left click and drag the mouse to move around the map.

Note: this map is for California wildfires only.