Welcome to RipCharts - An industry leader in satellite fishing maps. This app is free to download for existing RipCharts Premium subscribers. If you are new to RipCharts, then we allow you to purchase a new RipCharts subscription via an In App Purchase. Please contact us if you have questions or would like a complementary demo
The RipCharts mobile app is a powerful tool that enables offshore fishermen to evaluate recent satellite imagery in order to determine favorable fishing conditions. Search for, view, and download maps of near-realtime satellite imagery onto your device to take with you offshore.
View the latest imagery datasets:
- Raw SST orbit scans
- Composite SST (1day, 3day)
- Multi-Res/Cloud Free SST
- Sub-Surface SST (0m, -25m, -50m, -100m)
- 5 day SST forecast models
- Chlorophyll/Cloud mashups
- Chlorophyll composites
- True Color
Use the multi-touch map to zoom, pan, view waypoints, and overlay additional data layers to gain insight into where the most favorable fishing zones are located.
- Measure distances and headings between points
- Dynamically customize temp/color ranges on SST maps to identify subtle breaks <-- powerful feature!
- Overlay bathymetry, altimetry, currents, and Loran layers
- Tap the map to receive point information (lat, lon, depth, SST)
- Popular waypoints and fishing hotspots come pre-loaded
- Manage your personal waypoints (add, edit, delete)
- Save imagery to your device for offline/offshore use
- Show your position and navigate on saved imagery using GPS satellites
- "Go Here" navigation with bearing, ETA, and speed displays
- Floater oil rig positions updated twice daily (Gulf of Mexico only)
Ratings and Reviews
Go RipCharts Go!
I have subscribed to RipCharts for many years now. I love all the different map views and tools. I find it to be very easy to navigate and they keep adding more features for the same price. Highly recommended!
SCUBA Steve from Tementos Dive Center, New Orleans La.
A must have
Great tool for offshore fishing. RipCharts will put you on the fish easier and save your time and fuel doing it by helping you locate productive water vs fishing “blindly.”
The pictures are always a day late. Yet other company's have shots !!!! Why is this ❓
Developer Response ,
Hello, please contact us via our website and we’d be happy to review the different product types with you. Our raw sst maps are available 4-6 hours after the satellite orbits over head, while computer models, composites, and other aggregated products will naturally be delayed due to the sampling time span
- RipCharts, LLC.
- 152.2 MB
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Rated 4+
- This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.
- © 2007 RipCharts
- In-App Purchases
- US - East Coast $169.99
- US - Gulf of Mexico $169.99
- US - West Coast $169.99
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.