Our app's features

Learn more about hello aurora, that helpful Northern Lights application you need for your long chasing night! Check out all the features we have available on the app.

Northern Lights forecast

Northern Lights forecast

Real-time aurora forecast updated every few minutes from accurate real-time sources.

Cloud coverage

Cloud coverage

Total cover, high, middle, and low clouds available in Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.

Moments

Moments

Share your aurora moment with other aurora enthusiasts.

Northern Lights locations

Northern Lights locations

Share your location when spotting aurora and see others' locations!

Weather alerts

Weather alerts

Only in Iceland

Notify you of the weather alerts and storm warnings that occur around your location (currently only available in Iceland and we are working on adding to other countries as well).

Road conditions

Road conditions

Only in Iceland

See the conditions of the road (currently only available in Iceland and we are working on it for other countries).

Aurora explanations

Aurora explanations

See everything you need to know when it comes to observing the Northern Lights in an easily understandable way!

Aurora notifications

Aurora notifications

Receive notifications when the aurora is visible, someone else spotted it or some weather alerts are in progress around your location.

Other features

We have more for you, here is a list of other features we offer you within the app

Aurora possibility

Aurora possibility

See the chance of seeing the Northern Lights tonight.

Long-term forecast

Long-term forecast

Long-term 27 days Northern Lights forecast.

Aurora Oval

Aurora Oval

See Aurora belt on the map screen.

Weather forecast

Weather forecast

Get the weather forecast in the app.

Official sources for more accurency

Using the accurate APIs to gather everything together
NOAA

NOAA

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is an American scientific agency.

This is used to get the space and solar data for the aurora forecast.

TGO

TGO

Norwegian agency that maintains, gathers and provides space physics data from Norway.

Real-time data of aurora sightings for users locating in Norway.

Leirvogur

Leirvogur

The agency that provides the data from the magnetometer located in Iceland.

Real-time data of aurora sightings for users locating in Iceland.

IRF

IRF

The institute carries research and associated observatory activities in space physics.

Real-time data of aurora sightings for users locating in Sweden

FMI

FMI

The Finnish Meteorological Institute is the agency gathering and reporting space data.

Real-time data of aurora sightings for users locating in Finland.

Belgingur

Belgingur

Belgingur are experts in high-resolution weather forecast and global Wind Energy.

This is used to get the weather forecast in Iceland.

Veðurstofa Íslands

Veðurstofa Íslands

Icelandic Meteorological Office is Iceland's national weather service.

Data for the weather alerts.

MET

MET

The Norwegian Meteorological Institute is Norway's national meteorological institute.

It gives us the weather forecast for Nordics countries.

Vegagerðin

Vegagerðin

The Road and Coastal Administration constructs and maintains roads.

It gives us a real-time status for all the roads around Iceland.

DWD

DWD

Germany's National Meteorological Service, the Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD).

It gives us the cloud data for Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.

Get started

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