August can be one of the best times to travel, as you want to soak up the last long days of summer. Whether you’re traveling alone, with the kids or with your friends, there are plenty of Android apps to help you make the most of August travel. Save money on gas, get the necessary weather reports during hurricane season and find the best local deals.
Hurricane Software (Free)
The downside of August is the onset of hurricane season, making travel an iffy adventure depending on your destination. Track the hurricanes in near-real-time with Hurricane Software, which coordinates weather data and hi-resolution maps for a comprehensive report. There are satellite images, warning information, email alerts and individual storm tracking, along with ongoing discussions on the various storms that plague the coasts every year.