AccuWeather Wins W3 Gold and Silver Digital Awards, Recognized for Mobile App Excellence

For the third year in a row, the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA) has recognized AccuWeather with digital awards - a Gold award for the AccuWeather iOS app and Silver award for the AccuWeather Android app. The W3 Awards are the most recent among numerous accolades that recognize AccuWeather’s success in providing the best weather app experience with Superior Accuracy™, personalizing the weather so people can improve their lives.

Popular AccuWeather app features include AccuWeather MinuteCast®, the only global minute-by-minute precipitation forecast for a person’s exact street address or GPS location and The RealFeel Temperature®, AccuWeather’s patented technology that analyzes multiple weather factors to determine how the local temperature actually feels. App users can also receive automatic, pushed severe weather alerts to stay informed and safe. AccUcast® is available on the AccuWeather iOS app, an exciting crowdsourcing feature through which users can share their local weather and potentially hazardous conditions on interactive weather maps worldwide.

The tenth Annual W3 Awards is sanctioned and judged by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts, an invitation-only body consisting of top-tier professionals from a “Who’s Who” of acclaimed media, interactive, advertising, and marketing firms. Receiving more than 4,800 entries, the 2015 W3 Awards honor creative excellence and recognize the creative professionals behind the award winning solutions.