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 4:35 am EDT on Wednesday 26 November 2014.

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