Open Source Weather Alternatives

    Weather is described as 'A small application that allows you to monitor the current weather conditions for your city, or anywhere in the world, and to access updated forecasts provided by various internet services'. There are more than 50 alternatives to Weather for various platforms. The best alternative is Forecastie, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Weather are Geometric Weather (Free, Open Source), Weather notification (Free, Open Source), Your Local Weather (Free, Open Source) and Meteo (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Feb 19, 2021

    • A simple, opensource weather app for Android. It gathers data from OpenWeatherMap, via their public API.
    • Geometric Weather is a light and powerful weather app that provides you with real-time temperature, air quality, 15-days weather forecast, and accurate time-sharing trends.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Android
      • F-Droid


    • Simple application which displays the air temperature and other weather conditions in the notification bar. The air temperature is always visible like a system clock.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Android
    • Application uses cell network, WIFI and GPS to get your location and show you weather on the place where you are actually.
      No screenshots yet
      • Free • Open Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • F-Droid
    • Meteorologist is a free weather program for Mac OS X.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
    • Open source weather app for Android.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Android
    • A console-oriented weather forecast service that supports various information representation methods like terminal-oriented ANSI-sequences for console HTTP clients (curl, httpie, or wget), HTML for web browsers, or PNG for graphical viewers.
      No screenshots yet
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
    • A simple but smart weather app.
      Temps is a clean and minimalistic weather menubar application for any desktop.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • An Android app that uses the Open Weather Map to display current weather conditions and weather forecast in selected world cities.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Android