AccuWeather

AccuWeather is a media company that provides commercial weather forecasting services. Read more

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AccuWeather

AccuWeather is a media company that provides commercial weather forecasting services. Read more

Joel N. Myers's photo - Chairman & CEO of AccuWeather

Chairman & CEO

Joel N. Myers

CEO Approval Rating

53/100

Founded:

1962

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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WeatherBug is AccuWeather's biggest rival. WeatherBug was founded in 2000, and is headquartered in New York, New York. WeatherBug competes in the Application Software industry. WeatherBug generates $68M less revenue vs. AccuWeather.

Skymet Weather is one of AccuWeather's top competitors. Skymet Weather's headquarters is in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, and was founded in 2003. Skymet Weather operates in the Business Information Research industry. Skymet Weather generates 3.85% of AccuWeather's revenue.

OpenWeatherMap is seen as one of AccuWeather's top competitors. OpenWeatherMap is a NGO/NPO/NFP/Organization/Association company that was founded in 2012 in Mountain View, California. OpenWeatherMap is in the NGO/NPO/NFP field. Compared to AccuWeather, OpenWeatherMap has 604 fewer employees.

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AccuWeather Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
WeatherBank, Inc.

Mar 2015

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undisclosed
Weatherbank provides weather forecasting and climatological data.
Hazard Notifications Llc

Mar 2015

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undisclosed
Hazard Notifications is a provider of weather forecasting and reporting services.
Sky Motion Research Inc.

Nov 2013

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undisclosed
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Jan 2002

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Weather-Data, Inc

Jan 2002

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These are all the companies that AccuWeather has acquired. AccuWeather has acquired 8 companies and its latest acquisition was WeatherBank, Inc. in Mar 2015. Weatherbank provides weather forecasting and climatological data.

AccuWeather Funding History

Since AccuWeather was founded in 1962, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total AccuWeather has raised $5.0M. AccuWeather's funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $5.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

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Debt - PPP (CARES Act)
Apr 2020
$5M - $10M

U.S. Small Business Administration.

Since AccuWeather was founded in 1962, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total AccuWeather has raised $5.0M. AccuWeather's funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $5.0M

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These are all the companies that AccuWeather has invested in. AccuWeather has invested 8 companies and its latest investment was WeatherBank, Inc. in Mar 2015. Weatherbank provides weather forecasting and climatological data.

AccuWeather News

May 4, 20216ABC

Scattered Storms Tonight; More Wet Weather Wednesday

Meteorologist Cecily Tynan says the unsettled weather will usher in a late week cool down.... See more »
April 30, 20216ABC

High Wind Warning Today For Gusts Near 60mph

Meteorologist Karen Rogers says we're in for some big changes with a cooler afternoon today and a chi... See more »
April 29, 20216ABC

Cooler with strong winds tomorrow

Meteorologist Adam Joseph says it will be chillier tomorrow and with strong winds developing.... See more »
April 29, 20216ABC

Cloudy & Humid

AccuWeather says a round of showers is possible early Thursday morning and, again, during the evening... See more »
April 28, 20216ABC

Warmest Day So Far; More Clouds Thursday

Meteorologist Cecily Tynan says a round of showers is possible early Thursday morning and, again, dur... See more »
April 28, 20216ABC

Summer preview today, very mild tonight

Meteorologist Adam Joseph says there could be a shower or rumble of thunder around this evening with ... See more »
April 27, 20216ABC

Taste of Summer Wednesday

Meteorologist Cecily Tynan say the warmest weather since last summer moves in mid week, followed by s... See more »

AccuWeather Press Releases

January 14, 2020StreetInsider

Latest Study of 120 Million Forecasts Proves AccuWeather Forecasts Are Most Accurate

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In the latest and most comprehensive statistical an... See more »
January 13, 2020StreetInsider

AccuWeather Celebrates a History of Science, Innovation with Weather Enterprise at American Meteorological Society Centennial

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Jan. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AccuWeather Global Weather Center  Global weather... See more »
December 27, 2019StreetInsider

AccuWeather Champions Women's Sports with National Women's Hockey League Official Sponsorship

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Dec. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AccuWeather Global Weather Center -- Global weather... See more »
October 29, 2019PR Newswire

AccuWeather Releases Annual Trick-or-Treat Forecast

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AccuWeather Global Weather Center - Before trick-or... See more »
October 14, 2019WebWire

Firefly Partners with AccuWeather to Deliver Most Dynamic Campaigns Ever Available in Out-of-Home

Firefly, the company leveraging taxi and rideshare vehicles to build a smart city media network, toda... See more »
October 3, 2019PR Newswire

AccuWeather Announces Updates to Award-Winning App

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Oct. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AccuWeather today announced a range of recent update... See more »

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AccuWeather Headquarters

385 Science Park Road

State College, Pennsylvania16803

814-235-8565

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AccuWeather Summary

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Overview

AccuWeather is a media company that provides commercial weather forecasting services. AccuWeather was founded in 1962. AccuWeather's headquarters is located in State College, Pennsylvania, USA 16803. It has raised 5.0M in 1 round. The latest round was...

CEO

AccuWeather's Chairman & CEO, Joel N. Myers, currently has an approval rating of 53%. AccuWeather's primary competitors are WeatherBug, Skymet Weather & OpenWeatherMap.

Website

accuweather.com

Frequently Asked Questions about AccuWeather

  1. When was AccuWeather founded?

    AccuWeather was founded in 1962
  2. Who is AccuWeather's CEO?

    AccuWeather's CEO is Joel N. Myers
  3. How much revenue does AccuWeather generate?

    AccuWeather generates $100M in revenue
  4. How much funding does AccuWeather have?

    AccuWeather has historically raised $5M in funding
  1. Where is AccuWeather's headquarters?

    AccuWeather's headquarters is in State College Pennsylvania, USA
  2. How many employees does AccuWeather have?

    AccuWeather has 665 employees
  3. What sector does AccuWeather operate in?

    AccuWeather is in Broadcasting
  4. Who are AccuWeather's competitors?

    AccuWeather's top competitors are WeatherBug, Skymet Weather, OpenWeatherMap