New South Wales and Australian Capital Territory Fire Danger Ratings

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings

Issued at 5:05 am EDT on Thursday 21 February 2019.

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

Notes

  • For more information about bushfires visit the NSW Rural Fire Service at http://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au
  • NSW Fire Areas differ from Weather Forecast Districts.
  • Rural Fire Service information line: 1800 679 737