6 Premium Weather Apps for BlackBerry
Weather App is one of the must have essential app you will find in most BlackBerry devices. In the parts of world, where weather changes frequently, good weather app on a BlackBerry is perfect way to stay on top of current and forecasted weather. Whether you have BlackBerry Storm, Bold, Tour or Curve; you will find plenty of free and premium BlackBerry themes having prominent, visible spot just for weather app because it’s assumed that weather app is one of the must have app on BlackBerry. Enough introduction, read on to know more about six premium BlackBerry weather applications. Some of these do have free version available if you are looking for free one or try before purchase premium one.
BeWeather earlier known as BerryWeather is one of the good weather app available for BlackBerry devices. It is available as premium and free version. With Premium version you can keep track of 10 locations at the same time, 7 day forecast, easily switch between 7 different views, track your location via GPS and many more. The premium version BeWeather v2.0.68 is available for $9.95. There’s also a free trial so you can see for yourself what the full version has to offer.
Free version of BeWeather provides 3 locations, 5 day forecast and an option to switch between 2 different views – Today with Daily Forecast and Compact Daily. Both the apps are available in App World too.
BeWeather supports 5.0 OS and works well with BlackBerry Storm2, Storm and all BlackBerry models OS 4.2 plus.
Handy Weather for BlackBerry provides one-click access to up-to-date weather forecast and news with simple user interface. Weather forecasts for more than 40,000 locations worldwide along with latest weather news.
You get complete weather details (temperature, wind, pressure, humidity, UV index, real feel temperature, etc.), vivid graphics, three view options: current condition, detailed daily forecast and 5-day high/low temperature graph for quick weather check.
It provides up to 7-day weather forecasts without complicated menus and needless steps.
Handy Weather is supported on all BlackBerry models and is available for $17.95. Free trial is available before you purchase.
e-Mobile Weather provides detailed weather data for the day and forecast for upcoming 4 days along with intuitive weather trend chart and radar image. Weather data is updated automatically every 30 minutes. You can also watch the weather icon changing dynamically. It support both online/offline mode. It is highly customizable for various themes and weather display and more.
No subscription required for e-Mobile Weather.
It is supported on all BlackBerry models and is available for $16.95 (non Storm) with OS 4.2 above and $17.95 for BlackBerry Storm OS 4.7 and above.
HomeWeather will provide you weather forecast directly on your BlackBerry home screen wallpaper. You do not need to actually click on anything or open an application to get the weather updates. You can configure forecasting period (Current, Today, Tomorrow).
The HomeWeather app shows a weather image (temperature values are not provided) Application currently only supports US zip codes. It is available for $9.99 and only supports BlackBerry Bold, Tour, Storm2 and Storm with OS 4.7 and above.
AirWX Aviation Weather
AirWX brings you Aviation Weather on your Blackberry. It is designed for pilots. AirWX gives you METARs, TAFs, weather charts, and radar images. You can also find out the current and forecast weather at US airports as well as some international airports. You can use BlackBerry’s GPS to find airport nearest to your current location! No subscription fee, and free updates up to version 2.0!
It is available for $9.99 and supported on all BlackBerry models with OS 4.5 and above.
The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel is available from weather.com. It provides detailed conditions and forecasts, in-motion radar maps, local and national severe weather alerts, airport delays and more. You can even access the weather from your calendar or address book, and forward alerts to friends and family.
You can also get the The Weather Channel Mobile Web – a free quick launcher to a free, custom mobile weather.com web site.
The Weather Channel and The Weather Channel Mobile Web are supported on all BlackBerry models OS 4.2 or above. The free version with ads are available from App World. The ad free paid version is available for $12.99/qtr or $34.99/yr. Free trial is available.