Burning Permits

Peterborough Fire & Rescue will issue a burning permit on the day of the burn requested if the weather and conditions are amenable to a fire that day.

No Fire permits will be issued for class day 3 (High) or higher or if special conditions exist like high winds.

Fire Class Day is posted by 10AM and updated at 2PM daily by the New Hampshire Department of Forests and Lands.

Permits are issued at the station, 16 Summer Street. Availabililty is subject to change if the duty crews are out on an call. 

 

 

Click for State of NH Web Site   http://www.nhdfl.org/fire-control-and-law-enforcement/permits.aspx

 


2017/2016 Calls

 

Month Fire Amb Tnfsr
JAN 46/29 137/123 91/78
FEB 26/41 111/103 84/78
MAR 41/21 95/118 74/70
APR 18/33 91/111 102/78
MAY 24/32 98/116 89/66
JUN 30/31 103/104 94/67
JUL 23/32 96/116 80/68
AUG 31/43 99/142 67/77
SEP 0/28 0/127 0/91
OCT 0/33 0/98 0/85
NOV 0/31 0/111 0/82
DEC 0/29 0/112 0/78
TOTAL 239/383 830/1381 681/918

 

 2016 TOTAL CALLS - 2,682 (up 68 calls from 2015)

 2015 TOTAL CALLS - 2,614 (up 242 calls from 2014)