New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings

Issued at 4:10 pm EDT on Wednesday 11 December 2019.

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


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