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Best Android weather apps

Get the forecast straight to your smartphone

Best Android weather apps

Best Android weather apps - there are very few apps that are used as regularly as weather apps. Android weather apps get used on a daily (sometimes hourly) basis, so before you make a commitment to which app you are going to use for your smartphone weather reports, you might like to take a look at what we think are the best Android weather apps. See also Best Android Apps.

Best Android weather apps

AccuWeather1) AccuWeather

One of the most popular weather apps for Android is Accuweather. AccuWeather for Android lets you personalise your app so you get forecast for your favourite locations and it works seamlessly on smartphones and tablets alike. Not only does AccuWeather offer up-to-date weather forecasts for your location, but it also comes with great widget options too, so you can glance at the latest weather report from your home screen too.

Rainy Days2) Rainy Days

Described by its developer as an "animated rain radar", this app uses weather data from a number of sources to depict just where the heavens are opening on a Google Map

Marine Weather: UK Edition3) Marine Weather: UK Edition

If you're into fishing, or work on a boat for a living, then this app could be just what you need. Marine Weather UK edition offers inshore and offshore forecasts for all the UK's costal regions.

Thermometer (Free)4) Thermometer (Free)

Thermometer will provide you with the temperature for your current location using your handset's GPS and weather data for your location.

5) World Weather Clock Widget

World Weather Clock WidgetWe love this app because it not only gives Android users the ability to check the forecast for their existing location, but it also gives five day forecasts for anywhere in the world, along with rainfall probability.

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