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 Friday 31 October 2014.

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


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