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 Sunday 22 January 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 Low-Moderate
Northern Slopes Low-Moderate
North Western High
Upper Central West Plains High
Lower Central West Plains Very High
Southern Slopes Very High
Eastern Riverina Very High
Southern Riverina Very High
Northern Riverina Very High
South Western Low-Moderate
Far Western High


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