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The Coolest Weather App




A week ago it was cold and rainy. Now, summer has finally arrived. The sun is shining, temperatures have risen to sunbathing degrees and summer thunder storms enliven the nights. But living in this alpine country has taught me one thing: never ever expect the perfect sunny weather to last for long periods of time. Some rainy days, some colder days and some gray days are most likely gonna appear in between those sunny days. And this is where the weather forecasts come in handy.



You can check weather forecasts for Switzerland on SF Meteo (including local forecasts). OR you can use this much funnier way of getting your local weather news: The Ibex Weather App. The two Grisonian ibex Gian and Giachen (made famous by tv spots for the Swiss region of Grisons) provide you with the latest weather forecasts in their unique way. Have a look:


Of course the app also provides you with the "real" weather information such as temperature and chance of rain. You can download this app for your iphone on http://itunes.apple.com/ch/app/wetterbocke/id491810540.

Those of you who do not have a smart phone can watch the ibex at http://lenzerheide.com/de/aktuell/wetterboecke.





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  1. I checked this out - so funny! They should have something similar for London :)

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