My Aurora Forecast - Northern Lights & Borealis
By jRuston Apps
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My Aurora Forecast is the best app for seeing the Northern Lights. Built with a sleek dark design, it appeals to both tourists and serious aurora watchers by telling you what you want to know - whether that is exactly how likely you are to see the aurora borealis or details about the solar winds and high-resolution sun imagery. With this app, you'll be seeing the Northern Lights in no time.
- Find the current KP index and how likely you are to see the Northern Lights in the United States or the rest of the world.
- View a list of the best locations to view from right now.
- Map showing how strong the aurora is around the world, based on the SWPC ovation auroral forecast.
- Free push notifications when auroral activity is expected to be high.
- Forecasts for the next hour, several hours and several weeks so you can plan your Northern Lights viewing long in advance (subject to weather conditions).
- Solar wind statistics and sun imagery.
- Tour information so if you're considering to go to locations such as Iceland, Sweden, Finland or even Alaska or Canada, you'll be able to find tours that we can recommend to you.
- Support for iPad and iPad Pro (including split view).
- Completely free of charge for all functionality, no in-app purchases.
If you want the latest updates on geomagnetic activity and enjoy viewing the aurora borealis, this app is right for you. This version is ad-supported and is similar to other apps such as Aurora Forecast., AuroraWatch UK and Aurorasaurus.
What's New in Version 1.5.0
- There's a new cloud cover forecast for tonight! Now you can see how cloudy it is expected to be in your location.
- More detailed forecast of how likely you are to see the aurora, now in 5-minute increments rather than 10.
- Further improvements to reduce the amount of data used by the app and to increase the speed of the app.
The best I've seen
Using the KP and the cloud coverage, we were able to judge our chances of seeing the Northern Light. Great app.
Used the app for a trip to Iceland.
It accurately predicted when the best time to view the auroras.
Great app 👍👍👍👍
Very nice app, with notification of high probability of aurora.
- Category: Weather
- Updated: Jan 27, 2017
- Version: 1.5.0
- Size: 75.8 MB
- Languages: English, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish
- Seller: Jake Ruston
- © Copyright 2017 jRustonApps.com.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.