screenshotWeather Forecast Global  |  Download Easily check the latest weather forecast from your browsers toolbar-panel.

Some of the important features of the Weather Forecast Global addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview of this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function, and its features. Next is FAQ, this section is useful to get information about how this addon works in your browser. If you couldn't find a specific answer, please fill the bug report form on this page or the contact form on the homepage to let us know about your question. Following the FAQ, is the bug report form. It is designed to collect user feedbacks and bugs about this addon. Users can suggest improvements or feature requests through this form too. The next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses the Facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided on this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with Weather Forecast Global.

In short, Weather Forecast Global provides the latest hourly weather forecast for your area with a detailed view. Includes hour-by-hour forecasts, 10 day forecast, weather warnings, and many more. Please check the YouTube tutorial below to get an idea of how this addon works in your browser. If you want to contribute to the developement of this addon, please fork it on GitHub, and push your changes to a named branch. Moreover, you can review all the comments made on GitHub commits.

6 Reasons to Use Weather Forecast Global

  • Provides the latest hourly weather forecast for your area with a detailed view.

  • Includes hour-by-hour, 10-day, 5-day, and 24-hour forecasts.

  • Get a quick view of the weather from your saved locations.

  • Badge icon text shows the current temperature in toolbar-panel.

  • Find your local forecast using a town name or a postcode. You can also quickly save and retrieve your favorite locations.

  • Available for Firefox and Opera browsers.

YouTube Tutorial

This video gives you an idea of how the extension works in your browser.

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  • As most people know, there was a time when checking the weather was far more difficult until science stepped in. Weather forecast websites and mobile Apps have been developed to keep people informed about the weather all the time. However, going beyond weather forecast websites and mobile Apps, a convenient add-on has been developed for modern browsers called the Weather Forecast Global. The Weather Forecast Global is an extension which allows you to check latest hourly weather forecast for your area with a thorough view. It shows you hour-by-hour forecast, 10 days forecast and many more options have been provided by this user-friendly add-on.

    Weather Forecast Global provides you with the latest weather updates with detailed view according to your area. This add-on includes hour by hour, 10-day, 5-day and 24 hours forecast to meet varied needs of people. You can get a quick review of weather from your saved locations through Weather Forecast Global addon. This allows you to know the latest weather updates of another area as well. Weather Forecast Global is also very convenient for travelers who are cautious before travelling. The badge-icon text in the toolbar-panel shows the current temperature. With this addon you can use a town name or postcode to find your local forecast. It is user-friendly and can be used by anyone easily. You can know the weather of your local area before you decide to go out for shopping or a walk. The forecasts are accurate and exact. It helps you travel to another destination safely as you would know the weather of your saved location already. We would highly recommend the Weather Forecast Global to everyone, especially, people who are frequent travelers to make travelling easy and safe at the same time.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • 1. What is Weather Forecast Global?

    Weather Forecast Global (also named Weather Forecast Worldwide) is a multi-browser Addon that helps you quickly find the weather forecast for your area. Once the Addon is installed, simply open the toolbar-panel and enter the name of your city. You will immediately see the forecast for your city plus many more info such as humidity, sun-rise and sun-set times, min and max temperatures and many more.

  • 2. How can I change the position of WFW's icon in Firefox?

    The toolbar button can be placed in two different places. Also it can be completely removed from the UI. Read Customize Firefox controls, buttons and toolbars for get more info.

  • 3. How can I download the source code for Weather Forecast Global?

    To download the source code for this extension from Chrome Web Store, it is recommended to use Extension Source Downloader. With this addon, you can download the source code as a ZIP or CRX format to your machine. If you want to download the source code from the Firefox addons store, please open the firefox download link (if available) in the Firefox browser and then right-click on the - Add to Firefox - button and select - Save Link As... - item. Choose the destination folder on your machine and then save the file in XPI format. You can then rename the XPI format to a RAR or ZIP file. Some extensions may have a GitHub repo address, which you can use to download the source code as well. But, it may not be the latest version of the addon. Therefore, downloading the source code from the official web stores is the best option as it always gives you the latest version of the addon.

  • 4. Why sometimes the toolbar panel UI is not loading properly?

    If you visit BBC website directly in your browser, the panel might not load correctly for a few minutes. This is due to the caching problems in your browser, we are working to fix the issue, in the meanwhile you need to wait a few minutes for the problem to resolve itself automatically.

  • 5. How can I change the settings for this Addon?

    Once you installed this Addon, open the toolbar-panel and click on the big WEATHER word, you will be directed to the settings page where there are 3 options to adjust. The first option is the temperature unit which you can set as Centigrade or Fahrenheit. Second option is for wind speed which you can set it as MPH or KM/H. The last option is for language which you can set it as English or Cymraeg. Other than these settings, there are no more options to adjust.

  • 6. When installed, how often does this Addon gets updated (temperature and other info)?

    All the info within the toolbar panel gets updates whenever you open the panel. But the toolbar icon badge text which shows the weather temperature updates every 3 minutes. Currently there is no option to change this threshold, but in future version it will be added to the settings.

  • 7. What is new in this version of the Addon (change-log)?

    To see the change-log for Opera browser, please check this link for information about the recent updates. For Mozilla Firefox browser, please visit this link to the latest updates about this Addon.

  • 8. How to install Weather Forecast Worldwide Addon for Opera?

    To install this addon head to Weather Forecast Worldwide and click on "Add to Opera", this addon will be installed on your browser

  • 9. How to install Weather Forecast Global Addon for Firefox?

    To install this addon head to Weather Forecast Global and click on "Add to Firefox", this addon will be installed on your browser

  • 10. How to uninstall Weather Forecast Global Addon from my Browser (Firefox and Opera)?

    To uninstall this addon go to your browsers Extensions (Addon) page, find the addon in the list and click on the "Close" or "Remove this Addon" button next to the found item. Alternatively, you can temporarily disable the Addon if do not wish to completely remove it.


Reporting Bugs

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