92points

The Weather Channel

59points

WeatherPro

The Weather Channel
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45 facts in comparison

The Weather Channel vs WeatherPro

The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
92
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The Weather Channel
59
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WeatherPro

Why is The Weather Channel better than WeatherPro?

  • 5days longer forecast
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    10daysvs5days
  • Has a pollen forecast
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  • Has favorite weather alerts
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  • Has cloud coverage information
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  • Has UV forecast
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  • Free app
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  • Provides a description about the forecast
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  • Saves your favorite travel routes
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Why is WeatherPro better than The Weather Channel?

  • 1 higher rating on the App Store
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    4.5vs3.5
  • Ad-free
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  • 0.2 higher rating on Google Play
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    4.4vs4.2
  • 1.5MB smaller app size (iOS app)
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    22.5MBvs24MB
  • 8 more languages supported
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    14vs6
  • Has an animated background
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  • Can be personalised
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  • Provides satellite images
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General info

1.Is compatible with Android
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
2.rating on Apple's App Store

3.5

4.5

The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store. The rating measures the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The score ranges from 1 (lowest) to 5 (highest).
3.Ad-free
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
4.Free app
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
5.rating on Google Play

4.2

4.4

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.
6.iOS app size

24MB

22.5MB

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.

Weather forecast

1. longer forecast

10days

5days

With a longer forecast, you can better plan your future activities.
2.Has severe weather alerts
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
The app will send you a notification when there is a severe weather warning issued, such as for hurricanes, earthquakes, extreme temperatures, etc.
3.Has favorite weather alerts
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
You can set up alerts for your favorite or most desired weather conditions (like your perfect sailing day), and the app will inform you.
4.Covers the entire world
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
An app 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.
5.Has cloud coverage information
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
The app provides information about the cloudiness (that is, 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.
6.Provides a description about the forecast
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
In addition to the raw data, it offers a descriptive text which provides the weather forecast information in a more natural, easier to read format.

Meteorological data

1.Informs about the dew point
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
The app shows information about the dew point. This is the temperature at which the water vapor in the air begins to condense. It will affect how you feel when you get out of a pool, lake or ocean. If it is very low you will feel cooler.
2.Has UV forecast
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
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.
3.Informs about the wind speed
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
The app shows the wind speed. It is especially useful for paragliders, kite-fliers, sailors and other sports-related to the wind.
4.Provides the sunrise/sunset time
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
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.
5.Shows the moon phases
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
It provides information about moon including culmination, moonphase, the amount of days until full moon on the calendar, etc. This could be especially useful for people interested in astrology.
6.Provides satellite images
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
The app 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.

Features

1.Has a pollen forecast
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
The app 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.Shows infographic information
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
App features include infographic information, such as graphs and charts. These help you get precisely the data you want, in an easy to digest format.
3.Includes maps
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
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.Saves your favorite travel routes
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
The app allows you to save your favorite travel routes and will show you how they will be affected by the weather.
5.Provides past weather forecasts
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
The app 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 case your profession is dependent on weather conditions.
6.Has sliding navigation menu
The Weather Channel
WeatherPro
With a slide navigation menu, you can easily navigate through the app from side-to-side, up and down. For example, you can swipe vertically to get more detailed information or horizontally to check the favorite locations. This feature increases app functionality.

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