For the past several months, I’ve been learning Apple’s Swift language and how to build iOS apps. Learning this has been something I’ve wanted to do for a while, so it’s been both a fun and rewarding challenge.

To bring together everything I’ve learned, I built a weather app—not because the App Store doesn’t already have enough of them but because the apps I like don’t do exactly what I want them to do. So I made my own because now I can.

Meet Partly Sunny:

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Partly Sunny shows your weather in quick glances and detailed looks.

Some of the features of Partly Sunny:

Locations List
Quick glances of what’s happening in the sky at your current location and your favorite locations.

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Location View
Detailed looks at what’s happening throughout the hour, the day, and the week at your locations.

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Day-By-Day
Swipe up in location view to show a day-by-day graph with the week’s high and low temperatures plotted.

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Day View
On the day-by-day graph, tap any day to see a detailed forecast for that day.

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iPhone and iPad
Partly Sunny runs natively on both devices.

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Dark Theme
Toggle between Partly Sunny’s light theme and dark theme in the app’s settings or with a handy gesture.

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Hour-by-Hour Graphs
Tap on any hour-by-hour graph and choose to plot temperature, chance of precipitation, cloud cover, humidity, wind speed, or more.

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Rain Graph
For U.S. & U.K. locations, a rain-intensity graph for the next hour will appear when it’s raining.

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Pollen & NOAA Links
For U.S. locations, links will appear for pollen forecasts and the local NOAA weather office for winter-weather predictions, tropical forecasts, marine forecasts, and more.

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Widget
Partly Sunny includes a widget to show both a quick glance and a detailed look at your current location’s forecast.

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3D Touch
3D Touch the app icon for the widget and shortcuts. Peek and Pop in the locations list; the location view’s severe-weather alerts, pollen-forecast, and NOAA buttons; and the day-by-day graph.

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Dark Sky
Partly Sunny forecasts are powered by Dark Sky to give you super-accurate data.

While you may not always enjoy the weather, hopefully you enjoy checking the weather with Partly Sunny.

Of course there are things I want to tweak and more features I want to add, but I’m proud of what I’ve accomplished so far. I set out to do a thing, and I did it.

You can visit Partly Sunny on the web at partlysunnyapp.com and follow @partlysunnyapp on Twitter.

Partly Sunny will be available on the App Store tomorrow for $2.99.