AeroWeather Pro

AeroWeather Pro

By Lakehorn AG

  • Category: Weather
  • Release Date: 2010-06-30
  • Current Version: 2.3.2
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 88.04 MB
  • Developer: Lakehorn AG
  • Compatibility: Android, iOS 9.1
Score: 3.5
3.5
From 445 Ratings

Description

*** AeroWeather: for pilots, aviation enthusiasts, and everyone who is serious about the weather! *** Current and precise weather conditions (METAR) and forecasts (TAF). AeroWeather Pro provides quick and intuitive access to METAR and TAF for airports worldwide. Data can be shown in its original (raw) format or as fully decoded and easy understandable texts. AeroWeather Pro is helpful for weather preflight-briefings, but also to just get very precise weather. All weather data is cached for offline access. There are many settings for units and format of METAR/TAF available. In addition to weather data, AeroWeather Pro integrates also airport NOTAMs (provided by US FAA), webcam images around airports (provided by webcams.travel), and US ATC delay information (provided by US FAA). The app features a built-in airport database, which includes basic airport data like runways, sunrise/sunset, twilight times, timezones etc. AeroWeather Pro now offers built-in groups for earthquakes, ATC delays (US only), nearby stations, today widget, and Apple Watch which can be individually enabled on the top level view. Besides creating user groups it’s also possible to put stations on the same level user groups. This might be useful for your most favourite airports or home base. Depending on your needs, groups can be shown or hidden in the main list view. User groups can now be synchronized via Cloud Kit*. METAR alert notifications* is another new and helpful feature to stay up-to-date. Define multiple alerts for each station with the following criteria: flight rule (US NOAA), wind speed, temperature, pressure, present weather, visibility, and ceiling (BKN and OVC). Notifications will be sent to your device if the criteria is met (e.g., when wind is greater/equal 10 kts, flight rule becomes IFR). The AeroPix feature offers users the possibility to take quickly picture(s) of the weather at their current location. The pictures will be available to all other pilots (on the map or within an airport detail view) helping them to get a better idea about local conditions. AeroPix should be especially helpful when there's no or insufficient webcam coverage. AeroWeather Pro comes with an Apple Watch app, which shows either a list of stations as defined in the Apple Watch group or all nearby stations based on the current location. METAR, TAF, and webcam images (if available and enabled in the Watch App settings on the iPhone) are displayed for each station. In addition, you can put AeroWeather as a complication in your watch face to stay up-to-date. Please consult our web-site for a full description of all features. * Additional functionality which needs to be unlocked (one-time purchase). In-app purchases are not transferable between Lite, Pro, and Mac.

Screenshots

Reviews

  • Latest update blank!

    1
    By Worried Investor
    Aero team—latest update yielded a blank app. Please fix. App does not work.
  • Timely, accurate and informative

    5
    By ATCJimbob
    I love using this app, it is so handy to have access to local METAR information on my phone. Well organized and easy to use.
  • Phenomenal App

    5
    By thenelsons1215
    Used it for years. Finally adding a review because it’s so awesome.
  • Great for my Job!!!!!

    5
    By Bejou
    It is just perfect
  • Apple Watch support broken

    2
    By brazilianphysicist
    Paid for the upgrade to Pro because of Apple Watch support, but it doesn’t work (widget stops receiving current weather for no reason).
  • Buy the pro - get alerts to buy even more stuff

    1
    By Floridarocs
    The pro version will still occasionally spam you with notifications to “unlock more features.” They got my money once, but it’s an uninstall. Aviation weather alerts are critical and shouldn’t be used for marketing.
  • Notification spam

    1
    By tabaks
    App developer of this PAID app engages in notification spam to beg for more money. Despicable behavior and abuse of system service! Automatic one star rating!
  • Still Does not work on mobile devices after update

    1
    By Hypnozz
    After update, the app does not work. You can not add airports or see any weather. Unfortunate, I use to use it all the time. You can not add any airport weather through the mobile app.
  • Very often unusable

    2
    By Weff590
    Would be an ok app if it wouldn’t have connection problems. Half of the time the app can’t connect to the server.
  • Never works when I need it

    2
    By LightTheFires
    About 80% of the time when you open the app you will get "Loading Failed." Tried uninstalling and reinstalling, verifying the data settings, etc. Well worth it when the app works properly though.

keyboard_arrow_up