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WiseRadar

See Canadian Weather Radar Imagery on your Android Device

View live weather radar imagery from the Canadian government. The weatherdata is available under a non-commercial license.

With GPS integration in addition to all the features available at Environment Canada’s website WiseRadar removes all the hassle from checking up on the latest storm front. This app was designed for minimal headaches and just to-the-point radar imagery.

Key features include:

  • All radar locations Canada wide!
  • Pinch zoom on images to see just how close the storm is to your home
  • Show your exact location on the image using your device’s GPS sensor!

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Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 2.3.1 (11) - Added on 2015-11-19

    This version requires Android 3.1 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
    • access precise location only in the foreground
      This app can get your exact location only when it is in the foreground. These location services must be turned on and available on your phone for the app to be able to use them. This may increase battery consumption.
    • view network connections
      Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.

    Download APK 307 KiB PGP Signature | Build Log

  • Version 2.2 (8) - Added on 2014-11-02

    This version requires Android 3.1 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
    • access precise location only in the foreground
      This app can get your exact location only when it is in the foreground. These location services must be turned on and available on your phone for the app to be able to use them. This may increase battery consumption.
    • view network connections
      Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.

    Download APK 308 KiB PGP Signature | Build Log