Android has taken the entire world by its storm. The Android market is flooded with many interesting applications. Some of the best weather applications that have been handpicked from the Android market are:
This is one of the most downloaded apps from the market in the category of weather. Since the program has been launched many updates have been introduced to make the app running successfully. Here are some of the features of this app:
- My Places: This will keep track of the current weather conditions of the cities that the user frequently visits or interested in. A single click will reveal all the required information.
- Forecast: The app is capable of retrieving forecasts up to 10 days as compared to 7 days that are done by other apps
- Video: This facility lets you watch and upload videos of the cities you are in or you can retrieve them from the internet to keep you constantly updated.
- Maps: This lets you to check out the latest mapping activity of any country or state irrespective of their location.
- 36 hour Updates: It provide timely updates for an interval of 36 hour continously.
This app earlier conceived as spyware. Here are some of the features of this cool app:
- Notifications: The app constantly updates itself about the latest weather conditions and temperature so that you can be prepared better. The developers need to work more on the settings of the notifications and the app should consume lesser battery
- Live Weather Cams: This feature is the main USP of this app. The cams have the ability to rotate which will give a 360 degree view of the surroundings. But this feature requires Google street view and may not work in some parts of the world.
- The annoying ads and banners are a disturbing elements in the interface of the app
3. iMap Weather
This is the only application in the market that has radar loops. Some of the features of this app are:
- Radar Loops: The actual loops loads when we are on the move and help you in predicting the weather of the location you are moving to
- Follow Me: the app constantly follows you and updates itself about the location that you are moving. This is very useful in case you are driving and are about to head into a big storm.
- Quick Zoom: This facility allows you to quickly zoom any part of the inner location of state or country for better performance and visibility.
The features of this app are:
- Installed on a user base of more than 750,000 till date
- Collects forecasts in addition to the weather conditions
- Pop ups about warnings and other natural phenomenon.
- 2 Forecast Layout
5. Go Weather
This popular Android app has the ability to collect information about weather of all the states of United States. Here are some of the features of this app:
- Live and local weather conditions and forecasts
- 3D videos
- Access to more than 10,000 locations all around the world
- Cached data for offline viewing
- Live Wallpaper that updates itself according to the local weather