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 4:17 pm EDT on Wednesday 22 October 2014.

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


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