Yesterday the Met Office announced the launch of their new Android app and updated iPhone app. Available now via the marketplace, the Met Office’s first ever Android app includes a widget and severe weather alerts for users to access essential weather information directly from the dashboard.The app follows the success of the top ranking iOS (iPhone and iPod touch) which has been updated with new design and functionality.
Designed and developed by Mubaloo, key features of the new iPhone and Android app include:
- Free to download
- Up-to-date weather forecasts and warnings
- “At a glance’ five day overview
- Three hourly location forecasts
- 5,000 locations to choose from with multiple locations
Charles Ewen, Head of Web and Media at the Met Office said: “We are delighted to announce the launch of the new Android app and updated iOS app. Both apps are free and offer easy access to our forecasts 24 hours a day. Mubaloo have delivered both apps on time and to a high spec which we are extremely pleased with.”