50points

BBC Weather

97points

eWeather HD

BBC Weather
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BBC Weather vs eWeather HD

BBC Weather
eWeather HD
BBC Weather
eWeather HD
50
points
97
points

Why is BBC Weather better than eWeather HD?

  • Has a pollen forecast
  • 14.8MB smaller app size (iOS app)
    13.3MBvs28.1MB
  • Free application
  • 2.1MB smaller application size (Android app)
    5.6MBvs7.7MB
  • Has an animated background
  • Provides visibility information

Why is eWeather HD better than BBC Weather?

  • 8days longer forecast
    10daysvs2days
  • Has severe weather alerts
  • 36 more languages supported
    37vs1
  • Informs about the dew point
  • Has cloud coverage information
  • Includes maps
  • Informs about the risk of thunderstorms
  • Shows infographic information

Key features and highlights

General info

1.Ad-free
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.

2. smaller app size (iOS app)

13.3MB

28.1MB

A smaller size means that the app will take up less space on your Apple device. This leaves more space for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.

Best

Blue

0.4MB

3.Higher rating on the App Store

4.5

4.5

The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store (rating from all versions), showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.

Best

Home and Dry

5

4. more languages supported

1

37

You can use a wider range of languages in the application. This allows you to use it in the language you choose and makes it suitable for more users around the world.

Best

eWeather HD

37

5.Free application
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.

6.Is compatible with Android
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

Weather forecast

1. longer forecast

2days

10days

With a longer forecast, you can better plan your future activities.

Best

Palmary Weather Premium

15days

2.Covers the entire world
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

An application that can show you the forecast for the whole world is especially useful for people who do activities such as trekking or mountain climbing in remote places.

3.Has severe weather alerts
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

The application will send you a notification when there is a severe weather warning issued, such as for hurricanes, earthquakes, extreme temperatures etc.

4.Has cloud coverage information
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

The application provides information about the cloudiness, ie. what proportion of the sky will be covered by clouds. This will allow you to know how grey or sunny the day will be in your location.

5.Informs about the risk of thunderstorms
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

It can provide you with information about the likelihood of a thunderstorm. This could be very useful to plan your day.

6.Provides data about the chance of rain
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

It updates you on the chance of rain. You will know the possibility of it raining and can decide if you need to take waterproof clothing or an umbrella when you go out.

Meteorological data

1.Has UV forecast
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

It gives UV Index Forecast. Also called ultraviolet index, it detects how much radiation the sun is emitting in your location in real-time. An index of “1” indicates weak ultraviolet rays, while an index of “11” means extremely powerful ultraviolet rays. This information is very important for health reasons if you are planning to sunbathe.

2.Informs about the dew point
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

The application shows information about the dew point. This is the temperature at which the water vapor in the air begins to condense. It will affects how you feel when you get out of a pool, lake or the ocean. If it is very low you will feel cooler.

3.Informs about the wind speed
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

The application shows the wind speed. It is especially useful for paragliders, kite-fliers, sailors and other sports related to wind.

4.Provides satellite images
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

The application will offer you full satellite images of the location selected, using data from meteorological satellites. They are very useful in science, meteorological science or sailing.

5.Informs about the risk of ice
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

It provides information about the ice levels. This might be especially useful if you plan to drive, so that you can plan accordingly in order to stay safe.

6.Provides the sunrise/sunset time
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

It can provide you with the exact time when the sunset or sunrise will take place. This feature will help you to plan your day by knowing when daylight starts and finishes.

Features

1.Has a pollen forecast
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

The application shows the measurement of potential pollen levels in the atmosphere. This feature is very important for people who suffer allergic reactions to pollen. It is usually measured as extreme, very high, high, moderate and low.

2.Includes maps
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

It includes localized maps to help you see the information easily at a glance. Usually, you can zoom in on the maps and see the desired location with more detail.

3.Shows infographic information
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

Features of the application include infographic information, such as graphs and charts. These help you get precisely the data you want, in an easy to digest format.

4.Provides past weather forecasts
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

The application can show you the weather forecast also from the past few days.This can help you to spot trends in the weather. It is particularly useful for planning, for example, in the case your profession is dependent on weather conditions.

5.Allows customization
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

You can customize the app, which allows you to display the metrics that are most important to you (such as wind speed, humidity, pressure) while hiding the ones you don't need.

6.Has an animated background
BBC Weather
eWeather HD

The application changes its background to match the weather. This makes the design more attractive.

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