New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings

Issued at 2:29 pm EDT on Friday 9 October 2015.

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


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  • NSW Fire Areas differ from Weather Forecast Districts.
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