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Best Weather Apps

Rain or Shine, These are the Best Weather Apps

Don’t get left out in the cold. Check your forecast for the upcoming week, track a storm with radar maps, or just get your current conditions with the best weather apps.

Just Simply the Weather

Sometimes simple is best and these weather apps give you the basic information you need without all of the fluff.

Yahoo Weather

Get the weather details you need with a clean and uncomplicated weather app.

Yahoo Weather

Yahoo Weather

For those who like weather apps with basic details and multiple city options.

Yahoo Weather is a clean and simple weather app that offers the details you want. Check 5- and 10-day forecasts, current conditions with wind and pressure, and interactive maps that include radar and satellite views. The app provides twice daily notifications, animations for sunrise and sunset, and lets you track up to 20 cities.

Why we love it

Find out how to pack for your trip or just dress for the day. Yahoo Weather gives you current conditions, forecasts, and more.

Partly Sunny - Weather Forecasts

It’s Always Partly Sunny in This Gorgeous Weather App

Partly Sunny - Weather Forecasts

Light and dark themes

For anyone who is looking for a minimalistic weather app that is still jam packed with information.

Partly Sunny is a beautifully minimal weather app that gives you all of the basic weather and forecast information that you need with a simple glance.

Why we love it

The app is minimalistic, fast and responsive, intuitive, and packed with a ton of useful information since it is powered by Dark Sky. It's a must-have for weather nerds.

View the Forecast, Watch the Radar

For weather apps that provide a detailed forecast as well as radar maps, these great options keep you fully informed of every aspect of the weather.

WU Storm

Be Prepared

WU Storm

Advanced Radar

When terrible weather hits, ​you need Storm.

Storm by Weather Underground features advanced storm cell tracking, severe weather outlooks, and real-time severe weather alerts. View current conditions, daily or hourly forecasts at a glance, and much more.​

Why we love it

This app is one of the best weather trackers available for iOS devices.

Weather Underground: Custom Forecast & Local Radar

Get the current conditions and upcoming forecast with a terrific weather watching app.

Weather Underground: Custom Forecast & Local Radar

Weather-Underground

For those who like weather apps with interactive maps and Home screen widgets.

For serious weather watchers, Weather Underground is a wonderful resource. With forecasts, interactive maps, wind speed, precipitation percentage, and more, you cannot go wrong with this robust weather tool. The app also offers two convenient widgets to keep you up on the current conditions at a glance. Weather Underground is a popular online weather service, and its app doesn’t disappoint.

Why we love it

Whether you want quick weather information or detailed features you can sink your teeth into, Weather Underground is a terrific tool.

Get Hyperlocal Details

When you want details at the deepest level of your location, these hyperlocal weather apps keep you in-the-know.

Dark Sky Weather

Because it's always good to know the conditions outside.

Dark Sky Weather

Dark Sky

For anyone who needs to go outside.

Dark Sky is a feature-rich app that is simple to use. Beautifully designed, the app looks gorgeous on both iPhone and iPad.

Why we love it

From push notifications to incredible graphics to nifty weather animations, Dark Sky has you covered. Best of all, unlike other weather apps, you don't have to be a meteorologist to understand it.

Fresh Air - Hyperlocal Weather & NOAA Radar Map

Fresh Air - Hyperlocal Weather & NOAA Radar Map

Backcountry Studios LLC

For those who want a hyperlocal weather app with a radar map.

Fresh Air - Hyperlocal Weather & NOAA Radar Map offers a nice, clean interface for getting the weather details you want and need. Additional features you can enjoy include a seven-day interactive graph, calendar integration, notifications, weather warnings, and a Home screen widget.

Why we love it

If you are looking for a hyperlocal weather app with a radar map, calendar integration, and widget, check out Fresh Air.

Checking the Weather Can Be Fun

If you enjoy a bit of humor with your weather details, you will have fun with these comical but informative apps.

CARROT Weather

Get the forecast with a side of snark

CARROT Weather

Get detailed forecasts and sarcasm

For anyone who wants a fun weather app.

CARROT Weather is a sleek app that combines a snarky, sarcastic AI with detailed weather forecasts. Every time you launch the app, you'll be greeted with a hilarious comment from CARROT herself, while she gives you the day's forecast. You can swipe to view the weekly or hourly forecast, view comprehensive details about a bunch of weather data like humidyt, precipitation, etc. There is even a time travel feature where you can go back in time to see what the weather was like, and she can try to predict the future weather too. The Notification Center widget is packed with a bunch of information as well, so you can get a quick glance at the forecast and then carry on with the rest of your day.

Why we love it

It's funny and cute while providing you with comprehensive forecast data.

Poncho: Wake Up Weather

Get your weather from Poncho the delightful weather cat.

Poncho: Wake Up Weather

All the weather info you want

For those who like fun weather apps with useful features.

Poncho: Wake Up Weather is a cute weather app for those who enjoy a bit of fun with their forecast. Wake up with the weather-related music alarm, get alerts for bad hair days, check out the Home screen widget for a quick update, and enjoy the 3D Touch and Apple Watch support. For a unique and sassy way to get your weather, check out this feline’s forecast.

Why we love it

Why use a boring weather app when there is Poncho: Wake Up Weather. Get the weather, a laugh and an alarm. The look and feel of the app is also very humorous and cartoony, which adds to the overall appeal.

Weather For Specific Activities

You have plans, and you do not want the weather to get in the way. These apps offer the weather forecast based on what you want to do.

A Weather Way - See yourself under the weather

A new way to look at weather

A Weather Way - See yourself under the weather

Customize your daily schedule

Customizing the app is simple. Just edit and create your different daily routine. You can then view an animated home screen that shows the exact conditions during the specific time of day. Along with a detailed 24-hour view, you can take a look at a seven-day forecast.

Why we love it

Instead of trying to replicate the features and design of popular weather apps, the app offers a fresh approach to dealing with Mother Nature. The graphics looks spectacular on my iPhone 6s Plus, and the app does a great job of making the best use its horizontal layout. It’s simple, easy to use, and provides a beautiful representation of how the weather should look like during your normal day.

Foresee: Your Personal Activity Forecast

Schedule events according to the weather forecast with this handy planner.

Foresee: Your Personal Activity Forecast

Optimal planning

For those who plan a lot of outdoor activities.

Foresee: Your Personal Activity Forecast brings the importance of the weather to your outdoor activity planning. Which day should you mow the lawn? Is tomorrow morning a good time for a long walk? Will rain spoil your beach day this weekend? With notifications, a Today widget, event planning, and current weather conditions as well as the forecast, you will not have to worry again if the weather will foil your plans.

Why we love it

Foresee: Your Personal Activity Forecast is a handy weather app for those who plan a lot of outdoor activities. You don’t have to wonder if your event will be rained out again.