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Weather - The Weather Channel

by The Weather Channel Interactive
News and local conditions
News and local conditions

Get the quintessential weather app on your television screen

FREE in the App Store

The Weather Channel gives you local forecasts, radar maps, rain alerts, storm tracking, and other basic data.

News and local conditions. You can browse through The Weather Channel’s weather news, Storm Central, and must-see videos. Then just hop over to My Locations to check your local weather conditions and forecast. You can see the hourly and daily forecasts at a glance and switch between locations with a click.

News and local conditions

What is it about?

If you prefer to stick with what you know, then there is nothing better than The Weather Channel. The Apple TV app gives you beautifully presented visuals that are packed with the local weather forecast, data, and other bits of information that you need to know before stepping out of the house. Get the forecast for your city or browse around the world. There are even radar maps and storm tracking so you can watch crazy storms from the comfort of your own home.

For those who...

  • You want the basics
  • You like The Weather Channel

Not for those who...

  • You want something more comprehensive
  • You aren't a big The Weather Channel person

Why we love it

The Weather Channel is an essential weather app and will give you the basics that you need to know without charging you a dime.

App Details

Weather Lifestyle
Last updated
June 19, 2021
Release date
November 9, 2008
More info

Weather is FREE but there are more add-ons

  • $4.99

    Premium Pro Monthly

  • $29.99

    Premium Pro Annual

  • $0.99

    The Weather Channel Premium

  • $9.99

    The Weather Channel Premium

  • $19.99

    Premium Pro Annual

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App Store Description

Weather your way. Face any severe weather this fall and winter with our new widget, live radar maps, and accurate storm and snow trackers from The Weather Channel, the world's leading weather provider.*

Stay up to date and prepared no matter the weather with our live radar, weather maps and accurate forecasts. You can also manage personal weather alerts, so you receive notifications that are important to you. Plus, we’ve got a whole range of useful weather features for you to plan ahead with confidence.

The Weather Channel - Our Top 3 Features

1. Our smart widget offers more weather detail at a glance, and one-tap access to the world's most accurate forecast. Check your local radar, get severe weather alerts in your area, and discover the forecast for the next 3 hours straight from your homescreen.
2. Plan your outings up to two weeks in advance: Plan ahead thanks to our Feels Like feature, local hourly & daily forecasts, and our Real-Time Rain alerts.
3. Current conditions at a glance: get weather data that’s relevant where you are.
 You can find local maps and forecasts on your homescreen, and breaking news videos with closed captioning!

Our app is Dark Mode compatible - turn on Dark Mode on your Apple device for a great viewing experience.

Plan outdoor activities with confidence.
• Our Real-Time Rain notifications will help you plan for the day with confidence. Find the live radar directly on your home screen, so you know in a second whether to pack a light or waterproof jacket!
• Want to enjoy a summer walk or run? Get detailed information on sunset times, allergies, pollen forecasts and much more.

Keep informed on the latest weather news.
• Stay prepared during extreme weather events and earthquakes. We’ll send you live alerts, so you’ll always be aware.
• Check out Warming Signs with Kait Parker every Tuesday in Apple Podcasts

Upgrade to Premium Pro for exclusive access to premium features:
• Premium Pro radar: The clearest way to visualize rain’s potential impact on your precise location, now with 24-hr future radar
• Ad Free: Remove all ads from your weather experience
• Extended Hourly: See 192 hours into the future, with 14 days of detailed forecast
• And more!

You can cancel The Weather Channel subscription anytime through your iTunes account settings, or it will automatically renew. This must be done 24 hours before the end of any subscription period to avoid being charged another fee. Subscription payments will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of your purchase and upon commencement of each renewal term. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.


Privacy & Feedback

• Our Privacy Policy can be viewed here: 

• Our Terms of Use can be viewed here:

• If you have any questions or suggestions about our weather service, please do not hesitate to get in touch at

The Weather Company is the world’s most accurate forecaster, according to the most recent, comprehensive study available (2010-2017) from Forecast Watch

*The World's Leading Weather Provider: Apps from The Weather Company, parent of The Weather Channel, are the most used weather apps worldwide based on average monthly active users via smartphone in 2019. Comscore Mobile Metrix®, Worldwide Rollup Media Trend, News/Information –Weather category incl. [P] Weather Company, The and [M] Weather Channel, The, Jan-Dec. 2019 avg.

App Annie: The Weather Channel app combined had over 50 million monthly active users worldwide each month from January through December 2019, over 2M total 5 star ratings and was downloaded 155 million times.

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