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 4:10 pm EDT on Saturday 22 November 2014.

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


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  • NSW Fire Areas differ from Weather Forecast Districts.
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