For smartphone user, the weather forecast is no longer a thing hard to access. There are many applications that provide live weather forecast, especially for Android. One of them is Weather Live Free latest APK 6.1 (151). This application is developed by Apalon Apps, Dublin and is currently one of the top applications on Play Store. Specifically for Android, it provides weather information live. The application is also available for tablet user and can be connected to Android Wear. Rated 4.4 out of 5, the application has many to offer.
Weather Live Free File Information
Last updated: January 4, 2018
Developer: Apalon Apps
Version: 6.1 (151)
Requirement: Varies with device
File size: 28.5 MB
Uploaded: January 4, 2018 at 2:07PM GMT+07
Available on Google Play: Install from Google Play
Weather Live Free app review
The application provides rich features regarding weather and is not only centered on weather forecast but also other aspects of it.
The application provides a live forecast of weather, the temperature, pressure and precipitation, wind strength, rain maps and weather radar as well as connectivity to Android Wear. The weather forecast will be adjusted to the location of the user either by turning on GPS to detect the location or by entering it manually. The user can also see the weather forecast for the whole week starting from day 1 of the week to day 7. One of the newest features is pressure and precipitation forecast that will help those who are traveling in nature. It also has unique feature called UV Index viewer to minimize the UV radiation of the sun to harm the body, which is a revolutionary feature different from other weather forecast application.
It also provides sunrise and sunset time for each location. The information will be updated by using internet connection. If by any chance user cannot access the internet for a few days, the application lets the update for the whole week.
User Interface and Widget Integration
Weather Live Free for Android comes with impressive, almost transparent widget feature that will show the weather information directly from the main screen without opening the application. This application also provides the intuitive icon that uses cloud and sun combination to describe the weather. The user can customize which one need to be shown on the main screen and which one is not as well as the size of the widget.
The application, though so far is great has its setback, the pros and cons of the app are summed up in the following list.
- Intuitive user interface and pretty and customizable widget
- Compatible with Android Wear
- Rich features
- Forecast can be inaccurate
- Have to use internet connection for updated forecast
- Ads can be a little inconvenient and annoying
How to Use the App
First, the user needs to install it. After that, open the app and enter your location, the user can also enter a ZIP code to detect position. To show the forecast on the main screen, tap and hold the screen and choose Add Widget. Choose which widget will be shown and which size is convenient to look at the screen. Update the forecast by connecting the device to the internet.
- Now and on settings can be synced between all your mobile devices within your account options;
- Option to select between 1-hour and 3-hours forecast intervals is introduced to premium users;
- Layouts are redesigned to give you a better weather reading experience;
- App shortcut is supported: long-press the icon to preview the current conditions for the first 3 added locations (in Android 7.1 or higher).