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A unique approach to weather forecasts, for your ride, on your route, at your pace.
Wondering if you'll need an extra water bottle? Don't want to pack that extra kit unless you really need it? Want to choose the best time of day to ride?
Epic Ride Weather helps you to be prepared, making your rides that much better.
Using a route from Strava, Ride With GPS, Komoot, MapMyRide, Trailforks, Runkeeper, TCX or GPX file, Epic Ride Weather provides forecasts for temperature, precipitation, wind speed and wind direction for the duration of your ride.
New for 2019: Pick the best time of day to ride based on your route and pace, with the best (or worst) conditions shown for start times throughout the day.
Strava Segments: Your favorite segments are shown alongside your activities and routes. Sorting them uses the current weather conditions, showing segments with the highest tailwind first based on the forecasted wind speed and yaw angle. Today could be your day to best your PR!
UCI WorldTour teams can connect to VeloViewer Race Hub directly with Epic Ride Weather. State-of-the-art weather forecasting can be used to inform race day tactics and strategy for any upcoming stage, race, ITT, TTT or prologue from VeloViewer Race Hub.
The Epic Ride Weather app is free and comes with a 30 day trial with 1000 free forecasts which is about thirty or forty 100 km (60 mi) rides.
Continued use requires a monthly or annual subscription. You can subscribe and pay through your iTunes account. Your subscription will automatically renew unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the Account Settings after purchase. Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication, where applicable.
Ratings and Reviews
Epic Ride Weather has been a lifesaver for me. I like to do a bit of traveling and finding out what the weather will be along my designated route is difficult. (I like longer rides, so it's not as simple as checking the forecast for one location)
Using this app has been great because it forecasts the route as you have planned to move through it. It has proven to be fairly accurate, as accurate as most weather forecasting tools are, and since you can update along the way it's easy to see how things are changing. Combine this with your favorite satellite/ radar app and you'll never be fooled by the weather out on a ride again.
Finally, there was a recent issue were private routes developed in Strava became unavailable in the app. (Strava initiated the changes) I contacted David and he was VERY helpful in getting the issues resolved. Required the latest app update to fix. Never had a developer more responsive than him!
So all in all spend the money! It's worth it if you need accurate weather for a local ride, want to plan for a long route in a new place where you aren't familiar with the weather, and I'm confident if you have any troubles David will get you fixed up!
Excellent Support and App
I haven't used Epic Ride Weather very much, but on the occasions that I have, it has been extremely useful. Being able to see the wind directions on the route I intend to ride is the most useful feature for me. I just had a small problem with the app on my iPhone; it said my subscription had expired, even though I had renewed it about two weeks ago on my iPad, and I reached out to David. He responded within minutes and told me how to resolve the issue. Extremely pleased by that! The app is valuable enough to me, that when I renewed, I opted for automatic annual renewals. As a road cyclist, this is an extremely useful addition to my riding 'kit'. Thank you David!
I have been using this app for several years, but I am giving a review now for the first time. Everything about this app is awesome. I pair it up with my Ride With GPS routes and it gives me an accurate weather forecast, including wind direction along the route.
I had a pretty major hiccup today. I was basically locked out as I was trying to get a forecast for a century that I am riding tomorrow. I trashed the app and then downloaded it again... no luck. I wrote the developer, David Green, and he responded right away and said that the problem got fixed on his end. Seriously amazing support!
Get this app!
Developer Response ,
Thanks for the awesome review! Glad I could help. Good luck on your century today!
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- Health & Fitness
- Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
- Requires iPadOS 11.0 or later.
- iPod touch
- Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
- Requires macOS 11.0 or later and a Mac with Apple M1 chip.
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- © 2016 David Green
- In-App Purchases
- 1 Year $8.99
- 1 Month Subscription $2.99
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.