Windy.com - Weather & Radar 4+

Weather, Radar, Hurricanes

Windyty, SE

Designed for iPad

    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases

Description

A UNIQUE WEATHER FORECAST VISUALISATION
While most weather forecasting apps rely only on free global models, Windy has gone a few steps further and invested heavily in the most accurate models available, always at the highest possible resolution, to ensure accurate weather forecasts.

Available weather models: ECMWF (9 km resolution), HRRR, NAM, GFS, ICON-D2, ICON-EU, ACCESS, AROME, NEMS

WEATHER RADAR & SATELLITE IMAGERY
A weather radar is the most requested tools for weather forecasting. To provide the most accurate radar imagery, we are constantly expanding our resources so that rain, snow, and storms don't catch you by surprise.

MORE THAN 50 WEATHER MAPS AND TOOLS

Wind (current speed, gusts, accumulation)
Temperature, humidity, pressure, dew point, freezing altitude
Rain, thunder, storms, precipitation type, CAPE-index
Weather radar and Satellite images (blue, infrared, visible)
Clouds, clouds tops, clouds base and visibility (LIFR, IFR, MVFR, VFR), fog
Waves, swell, currents
Solar activity maps (solar power, UV index, wet-bulb temperature)
Snow depth, new snow, snow density
NO2, PM 2.5, Aerosol, SO2, Ozone layer, Surface ozone, CO concentration, Dust mass, Fire intensity
Weather warnings & Extreme forecast
Soil moisture, Moisture anomaly, Drought intensity

WEATHER ALERTS BASED ON YOUR PREFERENCES
Want to know about essential weather forecasts before everyone else? Set-up a custom alert based on weather in your favorite location. Whether it's wind strength, precipitation, or temperature.

HURRICANE TRACKING, STORM TRACKING
With Windy's hurricane tracking tool, you can track a hurricane's past and projected path. Windy doesn't rely on just one model for hurricanes but will give you all the forecasts available for a given storm or hurricane.

WEATHER WIDGETS
Windy serves up a quick weather overview on your iPhone or iPad, as well as live radar. You can choose from several view sizes and types. 3-5 day forecast, live radar, live satellite, or a simple lock screen overview.

TOOLS MADE FOR PILOTS
16 altitude levels from the surface to 13.5km/FL450
50k+ Airports searchable by ICAO and IATA, including runway info, decoded & raw METARs, TAFs and NOTAMs
Detailed Airgram and Meteogram
Thermals (beta)
Meteogram: temperature and dew point, wind speed and wind gusts, pressure, precipitation, altitude cloud cover

WINDY.COM FOR APPLE WATCH
Forecast, radar, METARs, and wind information in a smal lovely package.
Use Apple Watch face by Windy.com to have it all on your screen anytime.

WINDY PREMIUM
Subscribe to Windy Premium and get the most detailed forecast.

• Better forecast: Detailed 1-hour data
• Faster service: Served from 44 locations
• Full privacy: No ads or tracking

We offer following auto-renewing subscriptions through In-App Purchases:

• Windy Premium Annual Subscription $18.99*
• Windy Premium for one year (one-time payment) $29.99*

* These prices are for United States customers. Pricing in other countries may vary and actual charges may be converted to your local currency depending on the country of residence.

Subscriptions will automatically renew at the begining of the next billing period and be charged to your Apple account within 24-hours. Unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. You can turn off auto-renew at any time from your Apple account settings, but refunds will not be provided for any unused portion of the term.

Terms of Use: https://account.windy.com/agreements/windy-terms-of-use
Privacy Policy: https://account.windy.com/agreements/windy-privacy-policy

GET IN TOUCH

Join us at community.windy.com to discuss weather-related topics, report a bug, or suggest a new feature. Or contact us at info@windy.com for any topic.

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What’s New

Version 38.00004

- New premium features
- New Satellite archive

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
44.8K Ratings

44.8K Ratings

Hiponautimous Potimus. ,

Great on iPhone 8, issues dragging the map on the 11

I loved this app so much! Having lived in 2 locations that are frequented by hurricanes, Florida & Coastal North Carolina, this app is a MUST during hurricane season. I used it all the time on my iPhone 8 with no issues. But I just got the iPhone 11, and noticed one issue I never had on the iPhone 8. And seeing no other reviews describing this same issue (the iPhone 11 has only been out now for 4 days), I felt I should report it just in case others have the same issue, and so maybe a fix can occur. I have tried restarting my phone and reinstalling the app, but problem persists.
The issue happens when you try to drag the map to look at other locations. Instead of the animated map moving to reveal more of the map, it zooms in. Making it impossible to look at other locations, other than the default location. I was able to move it only a little but it was a battle getting it to respond at al and would still only do that while simultaneously zooming in.

If I am doing something wrong, please let me know! But I still say it’s been the best visual weather app out there! And I hope this problem goes away soon! I will change my rating to 5 stars if I can get it to work again.

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your feedback. We know about this issue and the reason is iOS 13. Right now we are still working on this problem. Everything should be correct on iOS 13.1. Please follow up this link https://community.windy.com/topic/9672/several-issues-with-upgrade-to-ios-13/3
Thank you for your patience. Barbora

Obama_in_2008 ,

The best weather app out there

I was a huge fan of Storm from WeatherUnderground and hadn't checked out the other options recently, but when The Weather Channel killed Storm and replaced it with a mediocre weather channel version I had a look at the other options and was very happy to find Windy. It's so much much better than the others, let me count (a few of) the ways: You can pick your forecast model! And then compare the different models to see where they differ! That to me is a game changer. The timeline along the bottom is so great to see how pressure and fronts will move - I feel like I've learned a lot just by using the app. The many layer options are great - set it for what you want to see and don't be distracted by what you don't. And of course the wind animation options make for a visually appealing interface. Seeing how the different altitude winds are moving and changing is so useful and interesting. I'd gladly pay money for this app, there are just so many great things to say about it. And if all you want is a sun, a cloud, or an umbrella for where you live that's there for you too. I was bummed when Storm was killed off but am so happy to have found this great app.

Developer Response ,

Dear user, thank you for your extensive feedback. It seems that we are doing it right. ~ Best, Windy!

Lynn Canal ,

Commercial Fisherman

Was skeptical at first that this could depict weather changes so precisely, but found that it is mostly correct. I think a lot of it is due to the quirky geography of the mountains and lengthy valleys near the waterways that I commercial fish during the winter months. Windy seems to be very quickly incorporating these local weather phenomena into their depictions, so we’ll see how precise it becomes later on.

Just during the past week or so there have been many multiple changes in wind direction and intensity, and Windy has managed to plot all them out very well. A vast improvement over the NOAA text and audio based descriptions that also lack general time periods when the wind is going to switch and intensify. I do not own a large fishing boat that can brute force it’s way through anything over 30 knots, so I have to play by the rules the wind lays out for me. Windy has vastly improved my planning for weather headed my way.

Very surprised Windy is as good as others have said it is, and very happy with this free service. It is rapidly gaining popularity among the commercial fleet here in Alaska.

Developer Response ,

Hi Lynn, thank you for your review. We are glad to see that our app helps professionals around the World. ~ Regards, Ondra

App Privacy

The developer, Windyty, SE, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Location
  • User Content
  • Identifiers
  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More

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