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 4:15 pm EST on Thursday 20 June 2024.

District Friday Saturday Sunday Monday
Far North Coast No Rating 9
No Rating 9
Moderate 12
No Rating 8
North Coast No Rating 6
No Rating 6
No Rating 6
No Rating 6
Greater Hunter No Rating 11
No Rating 8
No Rating 8
No Rating 7
Greater Sydney Region No Rating 8
No Rating 10
No Rating 9
No Rating 6
Illawarra/Shoalhaven No Rating 7
No Rating 8
No Rating 7
No Rating 6
Far South Coast No Rating 6
No Rating 7
No Rating 6
No Rating 6
Monaro Alpine No Rating 9
No Rating 9
No Rating 7
No Rating 8
The Australian Capital Territory No Rating 7
No Rating 8
No Rating 7
No Rating 7
Southern Ranges No Rating 8
No Rating 10
No Rating 8
No Rating 8
Central Ranges No Rating 11
No Rating 9
No Rating 9
No Rating 8
New England No Rating 9
No Rating 10
No Rating 10
No Rating 9
Northern Slopes No Rating 11
No Rating 11
No Rating 10
No Rating 9
North Western Moderate 12
Moderate 12
No Rating 11
No Rating 11
Upper Central West Plains No Rating 10
No Rating 10
No Rating 8
No Rating 9
Lower Central West Plains No Rating 8
No Rating 8
No Rating 8
No Rating 8
Southern Slopes No Rating 8
No Rating 8
No Rating 8
No Rating 8
Eastern Riverina No Rating 9
No Rating 9
No Rating 8
No Rating 9
Southern Riverina No Rating 9
No Rating 9
No Rating 7
No Rating 9
Northern Riverina No Rating 8
No Rating 8
No Rating 7
No Rating 9
South Western No Rating 9
No Rating 7
No Rating 7
No Rating 9
Far Western No Rating 7
No Rating 7
No Rating 7
No Rating 8

Code

Fire Danger Ratings
(Fire Behaviour Index - FBI)
No Rating
(< 12)
Moderate
(12-23)
High
(24-49)
Extreme
(50-99)
Catastrophic
(>= 100)

Notes

  • For more information about bushfires visit the NSW Rural Fire Service at http://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au

  • NSW Fire Weather Districts differ from Weather Forecast Districts.

  • Rural Fire Service information line: 1800 679 737

  • Note: On occasion Fire Danger Ratings may not adhere to FBI thresholds above due to agency discretion in setting FDRs.