Forest Fire (5932 ha) in Australia 13 May 2022

Event summary

This forest fire can have a low humanitarian impact based on the and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID WF 1006111
Countries: Australia
Start Date - Last detection*: 13 May 2022 - 15 May 2022
Duration (days): 2
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 5932 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

*(Last detection of the thermal anomaly of the fire)


For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
Satellite products
Analytical products
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 11 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Il mercato dei prodotti chimici antincendio tocca una crescita impress ... 2022-05-24T12:54+0200.

Si prevede che le dimensioni del mercato globale dei prodotti chimici antincendio registreranno una prolifica traiettoria di crescita a causa del frequente verificarsi di incidenti legati agli incendi sul posto di lavoro negli ultimi dieci
Tempeste di sabbia, un rischio per la salute umana2022-05-22T07:12+0200.

In Iraq, colpito da otto tempeste di sabbia dalla metà di aprile, lunedì almeno 4mila persone sono state ricoverate in ospedale per problemi respiratori. L’episodio precedente ha provocato un decesso per disturbi simili il 5 maggio, mandand
World News | Pak Court Grants Interim Bail to TikToker in Forest Fire ... 2022-05-21T11:02+0200.

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 21 (ANI): A Pakistan court on Friday granted interim bail to a TikToker in connection with a forest fire case, after she posted a TikTok video of a forest fire. The bail application was reviewed by the additional d
Pakistan TikTok star faces backlash over forest fire video2022-05-20T10:21+0200.

A Pakistani social media star with millions of followers is facing criticism after posing for a TikTok video by a forest fire , as a devastating heatwave causes widespread misery in the country. The user "Dollyofficiall" posted a clip of he

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (25), WMO (1), INFORM (2), JRC (1),