57points

MyRadar Weather Radar

93points

The Weather Channel

MyRadar Weather Radar
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MyRadar Weather Radar vs The Weather Channel

MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

Why is MyRadar Weather Radar better than The Weather Channel?

  • Allows customization
  • Provides satellite images
  • Informs about the risk of thunderstorms
  • Has an animated background
  • 4.1MB smaller application size (Android app)
    3.3MBvs7.4MB
  • Has in-app purchases
  • Has sea level information

Why is The Weather Channel better than MyRadar Weather Radar?

  • Covers the entire world
  • Informs about the dew point
  • Has a pollen forecast
  • Has UV forecast
  • 5 more languages supported
    6vs1
  • Shows infographic information
  • 4.3MB smaller app size (iOS app)
    24MBvs28.3MB
  • It provides the “RealFeel”

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General info

1.Ad-free
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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2. smaller app size (iOS app)

28.3MB

24MB

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.

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Blue

0.4MB

3.Higher rating on Google Play

5.5

4.2

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.

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MyRadar Weather Radar

5.5

4.Higher rating on the App Store

4.5

3.5

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.

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Home and Dry

5

5. more languages supported

1

6

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.

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eWeather HD

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6.Is compatible with Windows Phone
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

It is compatible with a range of Windows Phone devices.

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Weather forecast

1.Covers the entire world
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

2.Has severe weather alerts
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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

3.Has cloud coverage information
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

4.Informs about the risk of thunderstorms
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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

5.It provides the “RealFeel”
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

6.Has favourite weather alerts
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

You can set up alerts for your favourite or most desired weather conditions (like your perfect sailing day) and the application will inform you.

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Meteorological data

1.Informs about the dew point
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

2.Provides satellite images
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

3.Has UV forecast
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

4.Provides radar images
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

5.Informs about the atmospheric pressure
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

6.Provides the humidity rate
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

The app estimates the humidity rate in percentage. The humidity rate shows the amount of moisture in the air, which has an affect on the temperature.

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Features

1.Has a pollen forecast
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.Allows customization
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

3.Includes maps
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

4.Shows infographic information
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

5.Provides past weather forecasts
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

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.

6.Saves your favourite travel routes
MyRadar Weather Radar
The Weather Channel

The application allows you to save your favourite travel routes and will show you how they will be affected by the weather.

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