Northern Territory Fire Danger Ratings

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Northern Territory

Northern Territory Fire Danger Ratings

Issued at 5:00 am CST on Wednesday 21 October 2020.

Fire Forecast Area Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Darwin and Adelaide River High High High High
Northern Fire Protection Area Low-Moderate High High High
Daly South Low-Moderate High High High
Tiwi Low-Moderate Low-Moderate Low-Moderate Low-Moderate
Arnhem West Low-Moderate Low-Moderate Low-Moderate Low-Moderate
Arnhem East High High High High
Katherine Fire Protection Area Low-Moderate High Low-Moderate High
Carpentaria West High High High High
Carpentaria East High High High High
Gregory North West High High High High
Gregory South East Low-Moderate High High Very High
Barkly North Low-Moderate High High High
Barkly South High High High High
Alice Springs Fire Protection Area High High Very High Low-Moderate
Simpson West High Very High Very High Low-Moderate
Simpson East High High Very High Low-Moderate
Lasseter West High Severe Very High High
Lasseter East High Very High Very High Low-Moderate
Tanami North Low-Moderate High Very High High
Tanami South Low-Moderate Very High Very High High

Notes

  • For all weather information, visit the Bureau of Meteorology web page at www.bom.gov.au.
  • For information on how to prepare for fires visit www.securent.nt.gov.au.

Fire Weather Forecasts

Further technical information about the expected conditions in each fire district using curing data supplied by Bushfires NT.