Updated onX Hunt Wind & Weather: Nearly 10X the Weather Stations

We’ve added Weather Underground stations into our Wind & Weather feature.

We all know that weather is a core aspect of the hunting season, and so we’re proud to announce the arrival of Weather Underground weather stations into our Wind & Weather feature in the onX Hunt App. Enjoy live weather reports, weather forecasts, wind direction, sunrise / sunset time and barometric pressure—all curated within the onX Hunt App to keep everything you need in one convenient place.

Prior versions of our Wind & Weather feature used reporting from airport weather stations around the country. Now, with the integration of Weather Underground’s vast network, we have incorporated nearly 10 times the number of weather stations. These new weather reports offer the most innovative forecast models available and cross-verify output with all of Weather Underground’s localized data points. It’s an unrivaled system of weather reporting that can provide the most accurate weather information possible—key for when you’re heading into the mountains or out to the tree stand for a long sit.

onX Hunt Wind & Weather feature with nearly 10 times the weather stations.

A better Wind & Weather feature is something users have been asking for—you spoke and we listened. And it’s a free feature, added to the Hunt App at no extra cost to you.

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How to Use Wind & Weather

Wind & Weather Button

By default, the Wind & Weather Button will display the wind direction and speed according to the closest weather station to your physical location.

Tap the Wind & Weather Button to open the Info Bar and view more information reported by the weather station to which you’re currently connected.

onX Hunt App with additional weather stations from Weather Underground.

Weather Stations

Weather stations are represented by grey circles around the map. You will see several populated on the map; zoom in and more weather stations will appear.

The station highlighted with a yellow circle is the station you are currently connected to. Tap any other station on the map to connect to that station and open the Wind & Weather Info Bar.

Wind & Weather Info Bar

Tap the Wind & Weather Button in the bottom right corner of the main map screen or any station on the map to open the Wind & Weather Info Bar.

Tap the Temp | Wind | Off buttons above the Info Bar to change the display.

Tap the Temp, Precip or Wind tab in the Info Bar to change the forecast displayed within the Info Bar.

Lightning striking mountain during thunderstorm.

Wind Forecast:

Tap the Wind & Weather Button in the bottom-right corner of the main map to display temperature, weather, wind direction and speed. Wind and weather conditions will be displayed at the locations of NOAA weather stations around the country. The units used are MPH and degrees Fahrenheit.

Want more information? Visit our Wind & Weather support page for step-by-step instructions.

Experience weather at your fingertips from within the onX Hunt App.


Weather at Your Fingertips

Enjoy live weather reporting and forecast information at your fingertips. Gauge wind direction, monitor sunrise / sunset times and watch barometric pressure change—all from your favorite hunting spot. And best of all, hunting Weather & Wind are free features included with the onX Hunt App.

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Jess McGlothlin

Before taking the role of onX Communications Writer, Jess McGlothlin worked as a freelance photographer and writer in the outdoor and fly-fishing industries. While on assignment in the past few years she’s learned how to throw spears at coconuts in French Polynesia, dodge saltwater crocodiles in Cuba, stand-up paddleboard down Peruvian Amazon tributaries and eat all manner of unidentifiable food.