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iRadar Anchorage app review: weather for Anchorage



If you live in or around Anchorage, Alaska then you’d be hard pressed to find a better localized weather forecasting app for your iPhone and iPad than iRadar Anchorage, so do yourself a favor and download it today!

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If you prefer weather forecasts in text format then this might not be the app for you, but if you can read and interpret radar map data then I definitely think you’ll find this app to be a valuable addition to your iOS device.

iRadar Anchorage


For Anchorage, Alaska

What we have here is an excellent addition to the Weather category of the App Store that has been designed to provide exclusive radar coverage for residents of Anchorage, Alaska to make predicting future weather conditions a little easier.

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Within this app you’ll find six local radars, each of which come with fully animated maps so that you can see what the weather holds in store.

Detailed radar imagery
Detailed radar imagery

Stay Ahead of the Storms

iRadar Anchorage includes base and long range radars, as well as composite imagery and loads of other valuable content to help you stay ahead of the weatherman.

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What’s more, this app provides clear displays of any weather warnings associated with severe conditions such as tornadoes, tropical storms, flash floods, and so on, so you should have everything you need to keep your family safe.

Track storms in Anchorage
Track storms in Anchorage

iRadar Anchorage


Pros & Cons


  • View detailed radar map imagery for Anchorage
  • Access six local radars with fully animated maps
  • Includes base, composite, long range, and other radars
  • View warnings of tornadoes, floods, and more
  • Uses minimal data and is useful for when your power goes out during a storm


  • There is nothing negative to say about this app

Contains NWS radars
Contains NWS radars

Final Words

iRadar Anchorage isn’t the most comprehensive of weather forecasting apps for iPhone and iPad but what it does, it does very well indeed!


iRadar Anchorage

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Mark is an opinionated writer who loves to review apps. In 2012, he started reviewing Apple apps on a regular basis and wonders how he survived up to that point without these apps.