Fire Danger Ratings

Fire Danger Ratings

The City of Armadale's fire weather district is: Lower West Coast. You can find the daily FDR online at: www.dfes.wa.gov.au, www.bom.gov.au, or by phoning the Telstra Weather Service on 1196.

If you are in a bushfire risk location you need to know what the Fire Danger Rating (FDR) is for your area, monitor local conditions and keep informed.

The FDR is based on the forecast weather conditions and gives you advice about the level of bushfire threat on a particular day. When the rating is high, the threat of a bushfire increases.

Fire Danger Rating Information Boards

These boards clearly display the daily fire danger rating and are featured at two locations across the City of Armadale.

  • Address 1: Brookton Highway, Kelmscott
  • Address 2: Albany Highway, Bedfordale