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 3:31 pm EDT on Monday 18 January 2021.

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