Met Office weather app

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The Met Office weather app gives you world-leading weather forecasts direct from the Met Office. Know what the weather will do with the most accurate forecasts and local weather coverage from 1 hour to 7 days ahead.

Key features:

  • Quick switch between daily and hourly forecasts for your favourite locations
  • Interactive rainfall map and text forecast for the next 24 hours, or previous 6 hours (manual scroll or using play feature)
  • Real time UK National Severe Weather Warnings with the interactive warnings map for your UK saved locations 
  • Instant notification of the official UK National Severe Weather Warnings for your saved locations– including snow, strong winds, ice, fog & rain 
  • Watch the latest video weather forecasts

Personal, accurate forecasts including:

  • Interactive UK rainfall radar map including both 24 hour forecast and 6 hour radar observations
  • Interactive UK National Severe Weather Warnings map
  • UK surface pressure map
  • Probability of precipitation (rain, sleet, snow, hail, and drizzle)
  • Actual temperature and ‘feels like’ temperature
  • Official Met Office National Severe Weather Warnings
  • UK national weather forecast video
  • Wind speed, direction and gusts
  • Sunrise and sunset times
  • Pollen and air pollution forecasts
  • Pollen push notifications (from March to September)
  • Local weather forecasts for unlimited locations
  • The ability to change your unit settings for temperature and wind speed
  • UV Index, visibility, humidity and pressure

If you have any suggestions for our app we'd love to hear them, you can contact us here: [email protected]

The app is designed to work on iOS 12 and above and on Android 7.0 and above.

It is ad-supported but includes a £2.99 in-app purchase to remove all advertising.

Please be aware that if you have paid to remove advertising on the old Met Office app, you may be able to obtain a refund. Please see our FAQs for more information.

What’s new in iOS 2.2.0 release? 

This release includes:
•    Bug fixes and improvements

What’s new in Android 2.1.1 release? 

This release includes:
•    Bug fixes and improvements

What’s new in iOS 2.1.0 release? 

This release includes:
•    Enhanced layout of the app: 
•    New navigation bar featuring weather, maps and enhanced visibility for weather warnings
•    Quick switch between hourly and daily weather forecasts for saved locations 
•    Increased the speed optimisation by introducing a new back splash screen

What’s new in Android 2.1.0 release? 

This release includes:
•    Enhanced layout of the app: 
•    New navigation bar featuring weather, maps and enhanced visibility for weather warnings
•    Quick switch between hourly and daily weather forecasts for saved locations 
•    Increased the speed optimisation by introducing a new back splash screen

What’s new in iOS 1.46.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Changing to a new push notifications provider. This will allow us to bring more advanced notification features in future versions.
  • NB Older versions of the app may no longer receive push notifications (pollen and National Severe Weather Warnings).

What’s new in Android 1.49.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Changing to a new push notifications provider. This will allow us to bring more advanced notification features in future versions.
  • NB Older versions of the app may no longer receive push notifications (pollen and National Severe Weather Warnings).

What’s new in iOS 1.45.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Bug fixes and improvements

What's new in Android 1.48.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Bug fixes and improvements

What's new in Android 1.47.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Applying minor bug fix

What's new in Android 1.46.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Applying minor bug fix

What’s new in iOS 1.44.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Applying minor bug fixes 
  • Survey added to invite users to a test version of the app on

What's new in Android 1.45.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Applying minor bug fixes
  • Beta testing functionality

What's new in Android 1.44.1 release?

This release includes:

  • Applying minor bug fix

What's new in Android 1.44.0 release?

This release includes:

  • New spring background image

What’s new in iOS 1.43.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Applying minor bug fixes 
  • New spring background image

What's new in Android 1.43.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Applying minor bug fix

What's new in iOS and Android 1.42.0 release?

This release includes:

  • iOS - applying minor bug fixes and improving background tools
  • Android - improving background tools

What’s new in iOS 1.41.0 release?

This release includes:

  • Applying minor bug fixes and design improvements to aid ease of use
  • Update to Privacy Policy

What's new in version i0S 1.40.0 and Android 1.39.0 release?

This release includes

  • New winter background image
  • Improving accessibility  
  • Applying minor bug fixes
  • Updating how GDPR information is displayed (iOS)
  • Improved consistency for light mode (Android)

What's new in version 1.38.0 Android only release?

This release includes

  • Applying minor bug fixes
  • Updating how GDPR information is displayed

What's new in version 1.39.0 IOS only release?

This release includes

  • Applying minor bug fixes, text improvements and background tools
  • Reintroducing specific location name

What’s new in version 1.37.0 Android only release?

This release includes

  • Applying minor bug fixes and background tools
  • Reintroducing specific location name

What’s new in version 1.38.0 iOS only release?

  • Applying minor bug fixes.

What's new in version 1.36.0 Android only release?

This release includes:

  • Applying small bug fixes and background tools
  • Accessibility improvements

What's new in version 1.37.0 iOS only release?

This release includes:

  •  Increasing the number of timesteps shown when the display is in landscape mode.
  •  Various small bug fixes.
  •  Current location renamed as 'Current Location'. 
  •  Standardising the font used across the whole app.

What's new in version 1.36.0 iOS only release?

This release includes:

  • Changing the detailed forecast screen so that the wind table scrolls in line with the forecast table.  
  • Applying minor bug fixes relating to the 'save image' share option on iOS 13 devices, the font for "View full forecast" and the precipitation section.
  • Removing iOS 10 support from the weather app.
  • Activating an in app survey.

 

Support

If you have any questions or comments about the service, or you are experiencing any problems, please contact us.

Terms and conditions

The use of this service is subject to Met Office legal terms and conditions.

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