Windy (also known as Windyty) is an extraordinary tool for weather forecast visualization. This fast, intuitive, detailed and most accurate weather app is trusted by professional pilots, paragliders, skydivers, kiters, surfers, boaters, fishermen, storm chasers and weather geeks, and even by governments, army staffs and rescue teams.
Whether you are tracking a tropical storm or potential severe weather, planning a trip, pursuing your favourite outdoor sport, or you just need to know if it will rain this weekend, Windy provides you with the most up-to-date weather forecast around.
The uniqueness of Windy lies in the fact that it brings you better quality information than the other weather apps’ pro-features, while our product is absolutely free and even without ads.
Powerful, smooth and fluid presentation makes weather forecasting a real pleasure.
All forecast models at once
Windy brings you all the world’s leading weather forecasting models: global ECMWF and GFS, plus local NEMS, AROME and ICON (for Europe) and NAM (for the USA).
40 weather maps
From wind, rain, temperature and pressure to swell or CAPE index, with Windy you will have all convenient weather layers just at your fingertips.
Satellite & Doppler radar
Global satellite composite is created from NOAA, EUMETSAT, and Himawari. Doppler radar is available for many locations. Doppler radar covers many countries in Europe, America, Asia, and Australia.
Point of interests
Windy lets you display observed wind and temperature, forecasted weather, airports around the World, 1500+ paragliding spots or nearby webcams right on the map.
Add your favourite weather layers to quick menu, customize colour palette on any layer, access advanced options in the settings. All that makes Windy the weather geek’s tool of choice.
Website Widgets and API
Embed Windy map or detailed forecast for any location into your website or blog post or build your own app on top of Windy API.
Features and data sources
◆All leading weather forecast models: ECMWF, GFS by NOAA, NEMS, ICON, Arome and NAM
◆Forecast model comparison
◆35 global weather layers
◆Weather radar for many world locations
◆16 altitude levels from the surface to 13.5km/FL450
◆Metric or imperial units
◆Detailed forecast for any location
(temperature, rain and snow accumulation, wind speed, wind gusts and wind direction)
◆Detailed Airgram and Meteogram
◆Meteogram: temperature and dew point, wind speed and wind gusts, pressure, precipitation, altitude cloud cover
◆Altitude and Time zone info, Sunrise and Sunset time for any location
◆Customizable list of Favorite spots (with the option to create e-mail Alerts for upcoming weather conditions)
◆Nearby weather stations (Real-time observed weather – Reported wind direction, wind speed and temperature)
◆50k+ Airports searchable by ICAO and IATA, including runway info, decoded & raw METARs, TAF and NOTAMs
◆1500+ Paragliding spots
◆Detailed wind and wave forecast for any kiting or surfing spot
◆Topographic maps by Mapy.cz and Satellite imagery by Here Maps