5 best weather apps and widgets for Android: Android Updated picks

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Weather apps have had a special place in the world of Android and have been there ever since the inception. With the evolution of Android, most of the weather apps and widgets have become obsolete as most of the custom skins have in-house weather apps. Still, if you want to have a weather app which gives in-depth details on the weather forecast, here are the best weather apps that you can download for free from the Google Play Store.

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5 Best weather apps and widgets available on the Google Play Store: Android Updated picks

<strong>1Weather</strong>
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1Weather

Whether you want to check the temperature, precipitation forecast, Doppler radar, or simply keep up with the current phases of the sun and moon, 1Weather has you covered. Plus, it’s outstanding design, makes getting your weather info both easy and fun. Why wait? Make 1Weather your weather today.

1Weather has been around for quite a while now and it deserves to take the top spot in this list of the best weather apps. If you want a good weather app without wasting too much of your storage space, 1Weather is the one for you.

The app is available on the Google Play Store for free. You can download it by clicking the below button.

Get it from the Google Play Store

<strong>Accuweather</strong>
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Accuweather

If you have used Accuweather.com, chances are highly likely that you must have fallen in love with the accuracy of the forecast the company provides. The Accuweather app is equally amazing. On top of providing the weather details, the Accuweather app includes support for Android Wear, a minute-to-minute rain prediction, and a lot more. The weather widgets provided by the app look pretty neat and are highly customizable.

Get it from the Google Play Store

<strong>Dark Sky</strong>
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Dark Sky

Dark Sky is the most accurate source of hyperlocal weather information. With down-to-the-minute forecasts, you’ll know exactly when the rain will start or stop, right where you’re standing.



One of the most accurate apps when it comes to forecasting the weather, Dark Sky has received a lot of criticism owing to the fact that it requires one to opt for a paid subscription. The company, however, fixed this issue and you can now make use of most of the features for free or you can pay $2.99 for a year to avail all the features.

Get it from the Google Play Store

<strong>Google Assistant</strong>
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Google Assistant

Google Assistant is not a native weather app. That said, if you do not want to waste your storage space by downloading a dedicated weather app, the Google Assistant can certainly get the job done for you. You can simply ask the assistant for weather conditions and get the answer right away.


Get it from the Google Play Store

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Today Weather

Today Weather is a relatively new weather app which provides a lot of functionality on top of the usual set of features. You would get features like air quality index, moon cycles, and sunrise/sunset times with the app.

The app is available for free on the Google Play Store. You can download it by clicking the button below.

Get it from the Google Play Store

These were the 5 best weather apps available on the Google Play Store. What are your thoughts on them? Do let us know in the comments section down below. Also, do not forget to subscribe to Android Updated. To do so, just tap the bell icon at the bottom of your device screen.

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