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 Tuesday 1 December 2015.

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


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