With Air Bubbles: Air Quality in Real Time the bubbles are color-coded so that you can see at a glance where the air quality is poor. The app also offers push notifications for when the air quality will be bad in your area and you can receive those alerts on your Apple Watch too. Search for a city worldwide with several countries supported from the U.S. to Japan.
Check your local bubbles. After enabling your location, the app will zoom right in on the map for you. The bubbles are color-coded so that you can see at a glance where the air quality is poor. You can also tap a bubble to show the exact location.
Search for a city worldwide. The app currently works in the United States, Canada, Greater China, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Peru, Colombia, India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Bangladesh, and Mongolia. More regions are on the way and you can search for a specific city in one of these areas.
See what the numbers mean. Tapping the information icon will pop open a window with definitions of the AQI. You will see the colors and numbers along with what they mean. The app also offers push notifications for when the air quality will be poor in your area and you can receive those alerts on your Apple Watch too.
What is it about?
If pollutants in the air affect your health, then Air Bubbles: Air Quality in Real Time can help. This handy app shows you the AQI (air quality index) numbers around you and around the world too. So, if you are planning a day trip or just need to know before you walk out the door, this app can help you prepare.
For those who...
- Have concerns about air quality
Not for those who...
- Do not care about the air quality in their area
Why we love it
Air Bubbles: Air Quality in Real Time is a useful app to have for immediate air quality information. And, for those who experience health problems when pollutants in the air are at a high, it is a must-have app. Know what you are walking out into, before even opening the door.
App Store Description
Tired of breathing smoggy air? Check out the air quality around you in real time. Air Bubbles shows you a map of how healthy or dangerous the air is around you and alerts you when the air quality is getting worse. From Los Angeles to Beijing, Air Bubbles can inform you with colorful bubbles that represent air pollution levels.
• View the AQI (air quality index) numbers all around you, with information about how healthy or dangerous the air is.
• See real-time air quality information in the U.S., Canada, Greater China, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Peru, Colombia, India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Bangladesh and Mongolia, with more regions coming soon.
• Get push notifications when the air quality around you is getting significantly worse
• Share the air quality with your friends
If you opt into receiving air quality alerts, continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.