The Yahoo! Weather is the official yahoo application to bring the weather forecasts to the mobile phones. This application is available both on IOS and Android (with some difference in the appearance and the features) for free.
When you installed this application on your Android phone, you can have an update of your local weather or any other places from the app inside or its widget. In addition, as soon as you run this application, it will provide you with the 5-day forecast of your weather instantly. The application also features details of the weather information such as humidity percentage, wind speed and its direction, the approximate time of sunrise and sunset and many more are available inside the application. It will use the “The Weather Channel” as its source of information.
Another outstanding feature of this application is that, parallel to giving the weather forecast, it will show a picture of that city as the background. These images come from the Flickr of different users and it will match with the current weather state, i.e. rainy, sunny and etc.
Yahoo! Weather Features
- Quick access to 5-day weather forecast
- Exhibition of the images of the different cities according to the weather
- Showing the details (humidity, wind speed and direction and etc.)
- The widget ability to check the weather from the home screen.
- Selection of up to 10 cities to get the weather
- Auto calculation of the sunrise and sunset time
- Sharing ability of the weather state and the related images in social networks
Finally, this application needs Android 2.1 or higher to work and you can download Yahoo! Weather from Google Play for free.
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