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BBC Weather
Weather Live
Top 54%367 points
Top 54%
Top 31%551 points
Top 31%
BBC Weather
Weather Live
Key features and highlights

BBC Weather vs Weather Live: 35 facts in comparison

1. longer forecast

With a longer forecast, you can better plan your future activities.
2days
Palmary Weather Premium: 15days
7days

2. Covers the entire world

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.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
48% have it

3. Informs about the dew point

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.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
34% have it

4. Has severe weather alerts

The application will send you a notification when there is a severe weather warning issued, such as for hurricanes, earthquakes, extreme temperatures etc.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
43% have it

5. Ad-free

Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
68% have it

6. Has a pollen forecast

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.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
8% have it

7. Higher rating on the App Store

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.
4.5
Home and Dry: 5
4.5

8. smaller app size (iOS app)

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.
13.3MB
Blue: 0.4MB
51MB

9. Higher rating on Google Play

The app has a higher rating on Google Play, showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.
4.6
MyRadar Weather Radar: 5.5
4.3

10. Allows customization

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.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
34% have it

11. Has UV forecast

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.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
26% have it

12. more languages supported

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.
1
eWeather HD: 37
13

13. Provides satellite images

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.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
32% have it

14. Doesn’t require account

The app doesn't require you to make an account in order to log in and use the app.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
92% have it

15. Free application

You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
54% have it

16. Provides data about the chance of rain

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.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
72% have it

17. Includes picture galleries

The application provides a collection of pictures, usually taken by users. This creates a more engaging experience and allows you to be part of the community.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
24% have it

18. It provides the “RealFeel”

Apart from the actual temperature, it also provides the “RealFeel”. This concept was created by AccuWeather.com in 1990 and takes several factors into account to determine how the weather actually feels. It considers things like humidity, sun intensity and cloud cover. This gives you a more accurate idea of what it will really be like when you get outside.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
40% have it

19. Integrates with social networks

It allows you to share information to popular social networks.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
48% have it

20. Informs about the risk of ice

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.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
14% have it

21. Has an animated background

The application changes its background to match the weather. This makes the design more attractive.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
46% have it

22. Informs about the atmospheric pressure

The atmospheric pressure is the force per unit area exerted against a surface by the weight of air above that surface. It is an important metric in altimeter settings for flights.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
56% have it

23. Informs about the wind speed

The application shows the wind speed. It is especially useful for paragliders, kite-fliers, sailors and other sports related to wind.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
84% have it

24. Provides radar images

The app offers full radar images of the selected location, using data from meteorological radars to overlay cloud cover and provide other information often used in geology, agriculture, and hydrology.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
46% have it

25. Is compatible with Android

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
BBC Weather
Weather Live
68% have it

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