New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

New South Wales Fire Danger Ratings

Issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Tuesday 22 October 2019.

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