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BOM Weather is the Bureau of Meteorology's weather app, giving you the most accurate weather information as you move around.

Weather

BOM Weather

Very basic and clean interface designed for ease of interpretation over detailed info.

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App Store

Google Play

Log in with a registered user account for more features. Many think it’s the best for weather

Weather

Weatherzone

Registered user comes at a cost but makes this a fantastic weather app
http://www.weatherzone.com.au/

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App Store

Google Play

You can see all weather data on one screen. You can see at a glance wind conditions for next ten days in Windy-bar or find more precise details in Windy-table.
Also check out our WOW-feature: animated wind map - it shows how the winds blow on the globe.

Weather

Windy

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App Store

Google Play

Gives access to all the BOM radar sites and shows your location over the radar images once GPS enabled.

Weather

Oz Radar Weather

Cost for full version
Probably the easiest/fastest radar app on the market

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App Store

Google Play

Uses BOM radar to predict when incoming weather is going to impact your location down to the minute. Selectable sensitivity.

Weather

Rain Parrot

Cost.
Can be tuned to be quite accurate at your location.

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App Store

Google Play

Windy lets you display observed wind and temperature, forecasted weather.
For any location on the map you can display the following detailed weather information:
• Basic forecast
• Meteogram – temperature and dew point, wind speed and wind gusts, pressure, precipitation, altitude cloud cover, cloud base
• Airgram
• Waves forecast

Weather

Windy.com

Fantastic coloured wind animations, very intuitive. Loads of info at your fingertips.

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App Store

Google Play

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  • The list of apps we provide is intended to highlight online/offline tools that members of EMSINA or members of the wider EM spatial community have found useful to conduct or enhance their business.

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