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Unlike the built-in iPhone weather app, Solar displays only the current temperature on its home screen rather than five-hour and five-day forecast. Solar also doesn’t include the humidity, chance of rain or wind speed. Screen grab from the Apple app store.

APP SNAP - Solar: A minimalist’s weather app

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If you’re sick of complicated weather apps, Solar might be for you.

Solar’s design is minimal, but all the necessary information is there with simple interactive elements.

After downloading, the app will run the user through a quick tutorial. The instructions are simple: swipe up for the 24-hour forecast, swipe down for a three-day forecast, swipe left to add a city, double tap to view all cities, and tap and hold to share the weather.

That’s it.

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