Windfinder - weather & wind forecast

Windfinder - weather & wind forecast

Weather, wave & wind forecasts for surfers, sailors, kitesurfers & windsurfers


Additional Informations
  • Current Version: 3.0.2
  • Updated: January 24, 2018
  • Requires Android: 4.1 and up
  • Installs: 1,000,000 - 5,000,000

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Descriptions


Wind, waves, weather and tides anywhere in the world for kitesurfers, windsurfers, surfers, sailors, and paragliders

Detailed wind forecasts and weather forecasts that let you always find the spot with the best wind, waves, and weather conditions for your sport. It also displays the current wind measurements and weather observations, so that you can make your own weather predictions!


FEATURES:

• Detailed wind forecasts and weather forecasts for over 40,000 spots
• Displays current wind measurements and weather measurements in real-time from over 20,000 weather stations
• Tide forecasts for high and low tides for over 8,000 locations around the world
• Configure favorites – save nearby locations and monitor travel weather for your vacation destinations
• Measurements listed in knots, Beaufort, km/h, m/s, and mph
• Parameters displayed: Wind strength & direction, gusts, air temperature and "feels like" temperature, clouds, precipitation, air pressure, relative humidity, wave height, wave period, and wave direction
• Optimized display of forecasts and measurements for optimal readability on the go from any mobile device
• Optimized data transfer – which enables a quicker load speed and is ideal for data usage restrictions
• Topographic maps and satellite imaging provide a quick overview of weather conditions and serve as a navigational aid (weather routing)


PERFECT FOR:

• Kitesurfers and windsurfers – find that next hurricane or windy conditions either right next door or at your next vacation destination
• Sailors – plan that next sailing trip, or ensure safe passage by avoiding bad weather at sea
• Dinghy sailors and regatta racers – allows for careful preparation for the next regatta
• Surfers and wave riders – find the perfect waves and high swell
• Fishermen – help ensure a good catch
• Paragliders – find a good wind right from the start
• Cyclists – are there headwinds or tailwinds?
• Boat owners or captains – keep a constant eye on the current weather conditions and tides
• ...and anyone who requires exact wind and weather predictions!


WINDFINDER PRO:

“Windfinder” is available for free with ads. “Windfinder Pro” is paid and contains the following features for professional users, meteorologists, and weather enthusiasts:

• Superforecast, our hourly high-resolution forecasting model for Europe, North America, South Africa, Egypt, and the Canary Islands
• Weather widgets available for your home screen: the current conditions and the 10-day forecast (Windpreview) are always in sight
• Windpreview: for a quick overview of the wind forecast in the next ten days
• Beautifully animated wind forecast maps, temperature forecast maps, precipitation maps, satellite images and topographic map
• Ad free!

Reviews


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5 9,100 
4 3,756 
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  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Ahmad Askari Published date: February 6, 2018

    I can't go on a boat trip or plan any dive unless I look on Windfinder forecast! Even more accurate than the official forecast broadcasted on news!! Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Trevor Ellermann Published date: February 17, 2018

    The ads have become obnoxious! Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Published date: January 25, 2018

    Fantastic app for surfing forecasts Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Lance Colborne Published date: January 20, 2018

    I use three apps. This one is generally the most accurate. Not an easy task in the Cape. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    shaun fox Published date: January 19, 2018

    For me as a diver to see the strength of the wind is a valuable resource it let's me know how bad or easy it will be getting in and out of the water from and onto the boat Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Adrian Saechao Published date: January 17, 2018

    My Go to App, too bad swell forecast not available at times Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Ellen Hancke Published date: January 21, 2018

    Extremely accurate with wind speeds & temeratures. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Ahmed Kamal Published date: January 22, 2018

    Great app very helpful I always check before going for offshore fishing trip. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    David Glabman Published date: January 17, 2018

    I use it everyday to plan my outings. Indispensible!! Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Harry Gibbs Published date: January 17, 2018

    My main weather app in Ireland. It's brilliant, informative and direct. Fishing and floating Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Victor Hili Published date: January 18, 2018

    Always accurate. Very reliable. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Steven Carter Published date: January 19, 2018

    Easy to see information Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Michael Logan Published date: January 19, 2018

    Forecasting for any location. Accurate and useful. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    mohamed abdulla Published date: January 19, 2018

    All good Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Hancké le Roux Published date: January 19, 2018

    Awesome.. Surfs up Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Mahmoud Ahmed Published date: January 19, 2018

    Very useful for fishermen Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Published date: January 17, 2018

    Great App Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Karel Jooste Published date: January 19, 2018

    Great Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Levan Japaridze Published date: December 29, 2017

    Using for waterskiing quite good app Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    thinus fourie Published date: November 22, 2017

    Useful app to plan ahead weather whise Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Published date: December 9, 2017

    Very useful Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Cuan Loader Published date: December 7, 2017

    Good Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Francois Reyneke Published date: January 2, 2018

    Loved it Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Nikolaos Papaioannou Published date: November 19, 2017

    Good one but we can't find all the places of Cyprus and north Cyprus.. thanks Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Published date: February 3, 2018

    Love it! Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    sandro herman Published date: October 30, 2017

    The best APP for wind forecast. All the favorites spot could be exhibited on the map with the real knots. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Mobile Media Published date: October 8, 2017

    Nice application. But how to change language in Arabic? Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Published date: October 3, 2017

    Annoying full page ads. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Doug Rautenkranz Published date: September 28, 2017

    AOK! Highly accurate. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Vardis Georgakakis Published date: October 8, 2017

    Very easy to understand the wind force. Maybe a little bigger symbols could help more for reading. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    The Warrior Published date: October 13, 2017

    Why not found Tides for Lebanon ? Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Makúhs Gee Published date: September 29, 2017

    Really nice app but plays unasked full screen ads with sound. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Sam Leonard Published date: August 17, 2017

    Very unreliable. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    ajpearce Published date: August 24, 2017

    Needs a refresh button! Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Benny Bongo Published date: August 28, 2017

    Good app for skydivers Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    fadi farouk Published date: August 23, 2017

    It is good for fishing weather forecast Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Ahmed Salem Published date: September 2, 2017

    Good app Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Saviour Azzopardi Published date: September 1, 2017

    Good Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Agnes Trooster Published date: July 31, 2017

    I like to plan my sailing trips with this app. Especially the wind directions and strengths really help me there. Full Review

  • Windfinder - weather & wind forecast
    Published date: July 15, 2017

    Find the app very useful when planning fishing trips Full Review