Aurora Alerts is an app designed to monitor real-time auroral activity and push alert to let you know if there may be aurora borealis (northern lights) visible tonight. Whenever you are home or away, Aurora Alerts will notify you if the possibility of seeing the northern lights exists.
- short-term aurora forecast for next hour with weather conditions and moon Illumination
- long-term aurora forecast for the next 3 days with weather conditions
- show probability to see Northern Lights based on your or custom location
- current auroral activity (based on observed and predicted Kp Indices from U.S. Air Force Weather Agency)
- weather forecast to check visibility conditions before planning to see northern lights
- solar wind data directly from the NASA satellite (wind speed, Bz, Bt and density)
- unlike many other apps, it uses the local time instead of UTC
- when northern lights may be visible at current or custom location at the horizon or overhead
- Kp index reaches chosen value
- solar wind data reach chosen values
- you can filter out alerts based on current cloud cover or time of the day
Boost your chances of viewing the northern lights!
- fixed crash with a long forecast of auroras for some users
Ratings and Reviews
Easy to use
Handy app especially the alerts
Great app and very accurate, caught some great shots because of this app. From the southern most tip of NZ
Developer Response ,
App updated and works now, plz update review.
Great App, really easy to understand
Really handy app providing everything you need which would otherwise require checking multiple websites. The notifications function is excellent and well worth an in app purchase!
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- Letovaltsev Maxim
- 81.9 MB
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- © Maxim Letovaltsev
- In-App Purchases
- Aurora forecast for 1 month $1.69
- Aurora forecast for 6 months $4.99
- Kp index alert for 1 month $1.69
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.