New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings

Issued at 4:15 pm EST on Sunday 25 August 2019.

Fire Area Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
Far North Coast Low-Moderate Low-Moderate Low-Moderate High
North Coast Low-Moderate Low-Moderate High High
Greater Hunter Low-Moderate Low-Moderate    
Greater Sydney Region Low-Moderate Low-Moderate    
Illawarra/Shoalhaven Low-Moderate Low-Moderate    
Far South Coast Low-Moderate Low-Moderate High Low-Moderate
New England High High High High
Northern Slopes High High High High
North Western High High High High


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  • NSW Fire Areas differ from Weather Forecast Districts.
  • Rural Fire Service information line: 1800 679 737