Yandex.Weather for Android and user data

When you use the Yandex.Weather app, Yandex collects and sends data to its servers. All data is processed by Yandex according to the terms and conditions of the Privacy Policy and the License Agreement for "Yandex.Weather" Software for mobile devices.

Please contact support if you have any questions or problems.

What data is sent by Yandex.Weather

Type of dataReason(s) for sendingHow to disable data being sent

List of favorite locations

Permanent access to favorite locations.

Used to sync saved locations between devices.

You cannot use the Yandex.Weather app without this data. If you do not want to send this data, then do not use the Yandex.Weather app.

User coordinates

Used to improve accuracy of weather forecast.

Used to create push notifications.

Permission is required for usage in the app. When permission is granted, the Wi-Fi and cellid are also used to refine the coordinates.

The sending of coordinates can be disabled in the device's system settings.

Wi-Fi network settings

Used to determine user coordinates.

Used to connect to external devices.

You cannot use the Yandex.Weather app without this data. If you do not want to send this data, then do not use the Yandex.Weather app.

Connection type

Used to adapt the app to function when connection speeds are low.

You cannot use the Yandex.Weather app without this data. If you do not want to send this data, then do not use the Yandex.Weather app.

Device technical specifications (model, manufacturer, name and version of operating system)

Used to improve app performance.

Used to create push notifications.

You cannot use the Yandex.Weather app without this data. If you do not want to send this data, then do not use the Yandex.Weather app.

Font size

Screen information (width, height, resolution, zoom level, orientation of screen)

Used to adjust the app interface.

You cannot use the Yandex.Weather app without this data. If you do not want to send this data, then do not use the Yandex.Weather app.

Device language

Used to localize and adjust the app interface.

Used to create push notifications.

You cannot use the Yandex.Weather app without this data. If you do not want to send this data, then do not use the Yandex.Weather app.

Data traffic usage

Used to improve app performance.

You cannot use the Yandex.Weather app without this data. If you do not want to send this data, then do not use the Yandex.Weather app.

Country code

Operator code

Used to determine user's country.

Used to create push notifications.

You cannot use the Yandex.Weather app without this data. If you do not want to send this data, then do not use the Yandex.Weather app.

Time zone

Used to improve app performance.

Used to create push notifications.

You cannot use the Yandex.Weather app without this data. If you do not want to send this data, then do not use the Yandex.Weather app.

You can only opt out of data collection that cannot be disabled in either the app's settings or the device's system settings by deleting the Yandex.Weather app.

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