New South Wales and Australian Capital Territory Fire Danger Ratings


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings

Issued at 4:55 am EDT on Monday 20 February 2017.

Fire Area Monday
Far North Coast High
North Coast High
Greater Hunter High
Greater Sydney Region High
Illawarra/Shoalhaven High
Far South Coast High
Monaro Alpine High
The Australian Capital Territory High
Southern Ranges High
Central Ranges High
New England High
Northern Slopes High
North Western High
Upper Central West Plains Low-Moderate
Lower Central West Plains High
Southern Slopes High
Eastern Riverina High
Southern Riverina High
Northern Riverina Low-Moderate
South Western Low-Moderate
Far Western Low-Moderate


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