New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings

Issued at 4:35 am EDT on Wednesday 16 January 2019.

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


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