Astrospheric is the most advanced forecasting service for North American astronomers
Using the amazing astronomy data produced by the Canadian Meteorological Center, NOAA, NCEP, and more, Astrospheric quickly produces a highly accurate 48 hour forecast for any location in the United States or Canada.
Overlaying cloud, transparency, seeing, light pollution data, and more onto a map makes it simple to visually see upcoming weather trends.
• 48 hour, hour-by-hour forecast
• Extended 10 day cloud forecast
• Updated every 12 hours
• Sky data: cloud, sky transparency, and seeing
• Ground data: wind, temperature, and humidity
• Precise rise and set times for both the sun and moon
• Cloud, transparency, and seeing map layers for most of North America
• Infrared satellite updated every 30 minutes
• Aerosol optical depth at 3 wavelengths
• Jet stream data
• Easily scrub through the 48 hour forecast with each layer
• Worldwide light pollution data
• Precise altitude and illumination information
• List of upcoming moon phases with dates
• Easily save favorite locations for easy access
• Favorites roam between your devices and browser (www.astrospheric.com)
• All favorites have pre-generated cloud forecasts for a quick view of the weather
• Information necessary to quickly set up your GOTO tracking mount
• Available even if you don’t have a network connection
-Improved Site mode now includes altitude and accuracy read out
-New "Borders" base map to really make map data stand out
-Performance and bug fixes
-iPhone X visual updates
Ratings and Reviews
Awesome Astronomy Weather App
This is by far my go to astrophotography weather app! The maps and predictions are both rich with data as well as accurate! Big hats off to the developer, thanks so much for creating this app!:)
This is my go to app for getting accurate forecasts for stargazing visibility, very accurate and far superior to some of the other apps I've tried. Highly recommend!
I’ve gone through so many weather apps like this and it outshines them all. It’s got a great interface and it’s professionally polished. Astrospheric is very accurate and has yet to disappoint. Honestly, I’m surprised it’s free! Thank you Daniel.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.