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MeteoEarth's roots sit firmly in the land of televised weather forecasts, but that doesn't mean it can't be useful for iPad owners, too.
What's NewTo coincide with the launch of iOS 7, MeteoGroup has released the latest version of MeteoEarth. In line with the new guidelines from Apple, MeteoEarth has been optimised to make the most of the brand new iOS functionality - With an iOS 7 optimised interface, including the stunning parallax effect.
App Description*** As seen on TV! MeteoEarth is the revolutionary new weather app from MeteoGroup, the developers of WeatherPro. ***
Adapted from a professional weather broadcast tool used by TV presenters around the world, and employing high-end gaming technology, never before used in a weather app, the stunning graphics on MeteoEarth bring the weather to life.
Navigate the 3D globe at the touch of a button, spin seamlessly from place to place, zoom in on a rain front moving over Europe then pan out to see a hurricane approaching Florida.
•Worldwide weather: Watch weather events as they unfold around the globe.
•Visually impactful: Amaze and impress with stunning high resolution graphics.
•User friendly: Zoom in and out and spin around the globe seamlessly with smooth movement and instantaneous navigation.
•Interactive: Pause the real time animation to highlight weather phenomena and move back and forth at will.
•Intuitive: Save an unlimited number of default views (location, weather element and level of zoom) so that you can automatically return to the same scenario in the future.
•Fully customisable: Choose elements to display including cloud cover, wind streams and rain. Switch between the 3D globe and a flattened map. Even add realistic graphics for the Sun and Moon.
You don’t need to be a weather enthusiast to love MeteoEarth. Adapted from a professional weather broadcast tool, the awesome design and smooth movement means it’s simply a pleasure to show-off with this app.
Overlay weather graphics to show:
•Temperature: Locate warm and cold areas around the world. – NEW: You can now choose to show the air temperature over the land and/or over the sea (2m above water level).
•Precipitation: See the rain front coming in. – NEW! As well as seeing where there is precipitation, you can now also tell the difference between rain and snow!
•Cloud cover: Track the movement of the clouds, either looking at the complete cloud cover or selecting low, middle or high clouds in isolation. – NEW! Lightning: Track thunderstorms with this new feature which can be found in the cloud cover layer.
•Wind: Check the wind conditions with this animated feature. You can now select the altitude right up to the jetstream (Premium)!
•Pressure: Add isobars to track high and low pressure systems.
•NEW! Storms: See a complete overview of storms currently taking place all around the world with information including category, type and wind speed. Click on any storm to zoom in and track its progress (Premium).
•NEW! Climate data: With this brand new feature, you can switch from the normal forecast mode to the climate data mode. See a global overview of climatic conditions or check out the climate for any location including temperature, water temperature and rainfall throughout the year. The perfect tool when planning to travel!
•Multiple elements can be viewed at once - simply tap on the icons to add the elements you wish to see (Premium).
•Save an unlimited number of favourite locations. Click on a favourite on the map for a summary of the current and forecast weather in that location.
•NEW! Click on the magnifying glass to view precise information for a specific location on the map. Drag the icon around the globe to see the forecast rainfall, percentage of cloud cover, temperature etc.
•Optional full screen mode
•Local time zone clocks for favourite locations
•Daylight / darkness realistically represented around the globe
•Optional country borders
•Connect directly to your chosen location in WeatherPro for a detailed forecast
•Sync your favourites with WeatherPro via the iCloud
1 day or 5 day forecast: For a 5 day forecast, simply subscribe to our Premium service. You only need to purchase one Premium subscription and you will be able to use the Premium services on MeteoEarth and WeatherPro!
For status updates please follow MeteoEarth at http://twitter.com/meteoearth or visit www.MeteoEarth.com for further detail.
January 29, 2014 New version 1.4
November 08, 2013 Price Decrease: $3.99 -> $0.99
October 18, 2013 New version 1.3
August 23, 2013 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $3.99
August 23, 2013 New version 1.2
April 16, 2013 New version 1.1.1
November 30, -0001 Initial Release