In the rainy season, knowing the weather forecast is very necessary. Simply by using a smartphone, you can already download various weather applications.

However, some applications have advantages and disadvantages for each. Here I provide recommendations for the best weather application for your cell phone. As quoted by the Popular Mechanics page, Monday (1/28/2019).

1. Dark Sky

This weather forecast application not only provides general weather forecasts. But also provides notifications to users when bad weather is coming. In addition, Dark Sky also provides information on wind speed, wind direction, to temperature.

This application is available on Android and iOS devices. To use it you have to pay as much as USD4.

2. AccuWeather

AccuWeather is the most popular weather application with many useful features with downloads reaching 50 million on the PlayStore. This application has many features from weather forecasts to live radar.

Uniquely, this application also has a “MinuteCast” feature, which shows precipitation by minute by minute. You will know how long it has been raining since it started.

This application provides current weather information every hour for the next 15 days. In addition, AccuWeather also provides information on temperature, wind speed, humidity, air pressure, visibility, and so on.

3. 1Weather

1Weather is a weather application that can predict conditions and weather in your location in real-time. The application. Which has been downloaded by more than 10 million times. Allows users to get weather forecast information in other locations according to the specified location.

With this feature, you can find out weather forecast information at the destination location, whether workplace, school, or others.

With 1Weather you can get complete weather information, ranging from temperature, wind speed, humidity, UV index, and so on. The weather forecast in this application is also displayed hourly, 10 days, up to the next 12 weeks.

4. BMKG Info

If you are looking for an accurate weather forecast application specifically for the Indonesian region. BMKG Info is the right application. Because the application that has been downloaded by more than 1 million times is an application. Issued officially by the Indonesian government’s Meteorology. Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG).

With this application, you can see weather forecasts in the next 3 days in all cities in Indonesia. Not only the weather forecast. This application also provides the latest earthquake information, climate maps, air quality, maritime weather, airport weather. Potential for forest fires, weather for homecoming. BMKG press releases, and so on.

Interestingly this application is also equipped with an early warning feature of natural disasters. Including tsunamis and earthquakes.

5. Yahoo Weather

The Yahoo Weather application has pretty good accuracy. In addition to its attractive appearance, Yahoo Weather offers a unique experience for its users. When swipe down you can find complete information about the weather, swipe left for favorite location information.

There are 20 locations that can be displayed by default. You will see the image presented in fullscreen and the weather information is placed in the lower-left corner.