My Aurora Forecast & Alerts

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4.5
16.4K reviews
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About this app

My Aurora Forecast is the best app for seeing the Northern Lights. Built with a sleek dark design, it appeals to both tourists and serious aurora watchers by telling you what you want to know - whether that is exactly how likely you are to see the aurora borealis or details about the solar winds and high-resolution sun imagery. With this app, you'll be seeing the Northern Lights in no time.

- Find the current KP index and how likely you are to see the Northern Lights.
- View a list of the best locations to view from right now.
- Map showing how strong the aurora is around the world, based on the SWPC ovation aurora forecast.
- Free push notifications and alerts when auroral activity is expected to be high.
- Forecasts for the next hour, several hours and several weeks so you can plan your Northern Lights viewing long in advance (subject to weather conditions).
- Solar wind statistics and sun imagery.
- Tour information so if you're considering to go to locations such as Iceland or even Alaska or Canada, you'll be able to find tours that we can recommend to you.
- Completely free of charge for all functionality, no in-app purchases.

If you want the latest updates on geomagnetic activity and enjoy viewing the aurora borealis, this app is right for you. This version is ad-supported.
Updated on
Dec 2, 2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
Location, App info and performance, and Device or other IDs
This app may collect these data types
Location, App info and performance, and Device or other IDs
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
4.5
16.4K reviews
Ranjit Rozario
August 22, 2022
We had great success using this app while cruising around Iceland in August. As pointed out by some other reviewer, I first unchecked the default option to not send notifications in summer and was able to see the northern lights. Pictures with a "nighttime" mode help get some really awesome pictures.
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Kim Higgins
July 5, 2022
So I downloaded the app because I was headed to northern Maine and heard the lights might be visible. And they were! However I didn't get notified because little did I know the app has a "don't send notifications during the summer" checkbox that is checked by default. So I missed the event entirely. Would be better for a user to get one useless notification and have to check that box than to get no notification that would have been useful and miss a fairly rare event in the northern US
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Jolee Evans
February 6, 2021
I'm so happy with this app! It's full of intersting worldwide forecasts and live maps. You can opt in for notifications when the aurora conditions are good for that night, or within the hour, which is so cool. I do wish the app gave more local prediction data (like historical trends for the area I'm in). It would be nice to see what seasons I should plan to have outings in for my area.
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What's new

Bug fixes.