Going to sea in boats may be one of the world’s oldest past times however, it has not been immune to the digital revolution. There are a number of mobile applications (or apps) now available to make the boating experience safer, easier and more enjoyable. Here are our top three apps for the digitally savvy Whitehaven owner
BOM Weather app
Like all the map suppliers, C-Map has created a mobile app of their maps with value-add functionality. C-Map app has a free and premium option and aside from the nautical maps, users have access to weather updates, manual and auto routing, personalised waypoints, chart personalisation, points of interest, and measurement tools. For those who select the premium version, you will have access to AIS data, longer weather forecasts, global maps and more. This app is available for Apple and Google devices only.