Yahoo WeatherHome and Dry
Top 19%457 points
Top 19%
Top 76%137 points
Top 76%
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Yahoo Weather vs Home and Dry: 32 facts in comparison

1. 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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
48% have it

2. 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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
68% have it

3. 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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
42% have it

4. 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
5

5. 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.
33
eWeather HD: 37
1

6. 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.
16.2MB
Blue: 0.4MB
11.4MB

7. Has cloud coverage information

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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
52% have it

8. 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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
32% have it

9. Includes maps

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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
48% have it

10. 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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
24% 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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
26% have it

12. Informs about the risk of thunderstorms

It can provide you with information about the likelihood of a thunderstorm. This could be very useful to plan your day.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
28% have it

13. Provides the sunrise/sunset time

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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
60% have it

14. 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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
72% have it

15. Doesn’t require account

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

16. Free application

You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
54% have it

17. Integrates with social networks

It allows you to share information to popular social networks.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
48% have it

18. Provides past weather forecasts

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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
22% have it

19. Has an animated background

The application changes its background to match the weather. This makes the design more attractive.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
46% have it

20. Shows the moon phases

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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
22% have it

21. 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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
40% have it

22. Provides the humidity rate

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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
78% have it

23. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
76% have it

24. 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.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
56% have it

25. Has sliding navigation menu

With a slide navigation menu, you can easily navigate through the application from side-to-side, up and down. For example, you can swipe vertically to get more detailed information or horizontally to check the favourite locations. This feature increases the functionality on applications.
Yahoo Weather
Home and Dry
72% have it

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