"XC Therm really is a huge enrichment for me. Everything you need, but not too complicated. The perfect tool for planning the week - when and where to fly."
Patrick von Känel2x X-Alps Finisher, Swiss XC Champion
"I consider XC Therm currently the most useful forecast for evaluating the flight potential. Because the app works reliably, I am even more confident that I will be at the right place at the right time during the next X-Alps!"
Chrigel Maurer7x X-Alps Champion, 3x World Champion
"For a long time I have been looking for a possibility to have a detailed and precise but yet compact and affordable thermal and flight weather forecast over several days on my mobile devices. XC Therm fulfills all these requirements."
Uli StrasserGerman XC Champion
XC Therm offers forecasts for 289 regions in Europe. When buying a subscription you can either choose to subscribe to some or all available regions.
After buying your subscription, for limited subscriptions you can select freely from all available regions. You can adapt this selection 4 times afterwards.
If you are unsure how many regions you need, you can get an idea in our Demo or check the list below for some of the countries:
The thermal overview shows the potential flight distance for each of the subscribed regions on the interactive map for 5 consecutive days starting from the current day.
The potential flight distance of a region is calculated with the help of these parameters:
The detailed forcast is displayed by tapping or clicking on that region.
The detailed forecast for a region is available both as a chart and a text representation. In a 30-minute interval it informs about:
* currently only available in text representation
The highly detailed weather forecasts of the ICON-D2 model are specifically tailored to the needs of gliders and offer the ideal basis for detailed planning of cross-country flights.
The ICON-D2 weather forecasts on XC Therm are free of charge and can also be used without a subscription.
The thermal forecasts from the past are available to subscribers in the archive. They are a good tool for planning flights with the help of flights from the past.
The ICON-D2 forecasts are not part of the archive.
The subscription for recreational pilots and flight schools that always fly close to their home.
The subscription for ambitious cross country pilots who don't mind traveling for a few hours to reach the best flying spot.
The subscription for international frequent flyers who always want to have the corresponding thermal forecast at hand.