Weather forecast accuracy details for Pocatello, Idaho

These are the one- to three-day out accuracy percentages for high temperature, low temperature, icon forecast precipitation (both rain and snow), and text forecast precipitation (both rain and snow). Temperature accuracy is the percentage of forecasts within three degrees. Precipitation accuracy is the percentage of correct forecasts. The forecasts are collected in the evening.

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Weather Forecast Accuracy Data Last Month (October)

Provider High Temp Low Temp Icon Precip Text Precip Overall
The Weather Channel   97.85% 63.44% 92.47% 92.47% 86.56%
Weather Underground   97.85% 63.44% 90.32% 90.32% 85.48%
AccuWeather   88.04% 69.89% 90.22% 90.22% 84.59%
NWS Digital Forecast   94.62% 34.41% 93.55% 93.55% 79.03%
AerisWeather   93.55% 39.78% 91.40% 91.40% 79.03%
Weather News   81.72% 43.01% 90.32% 90.32% 76.34%
Foreca/Vaisala   74.19% 48.39% 89.25% 89.25% 75.27%
OpenWeather   88.17% 9.68% 95.70% 95.70% 72.31%
Weatherbit   87.10% 12.90% 91.40% 91.40% 70.70%
Wetter   90.00% 9.72% 90.00% 90.00% 69.93%
World Weather Online   59.14% 34.41% 92.47% 92.47% 69.62%
Dark Sky   64.13% 21.74% 94.57% 94.57% 68.75%
Persistence   42.03% 52.17% 68.12% 68.12% 57.61%

Weather Forecast Accuracy Data Last Year (2021)

Provider High Temp Low Temp Icon Precip Text Precip Overall
The Weather Channel   82.12% 60.99% 88.15% 88.15% 79.85%
Weather Underground   82.12% 61.08% 87.59% 87.59% 79.60%
Foreca/Vaisala   77.84% 56.15% 89.50% 88.70% 78.05%
AccuWeather   79.85% 62.26% 80.87% 81.74% 76.18%
AerisWeather   74.14% 52.19% 85.52% 85.52% 74.34%
NWS Digital Forecast   75.89% 50.00% 84.24% 84.24% 73.59%
Weatherbit   62.53% 38.40% 80.72% 80.72% 65.59%
Weather News   63.31% 47.39% 75.28% 75.28% 65.32%
Wetter   52.64% 37.46% 81.38% 81.38% 63.21%
Dark Sky   30.91% 46.55% 87.31% 87.31% 63.02%
OpenWeather   50.74% 32.03% 80.93% 80.93% 61.16%
World Weather Online   40.04% 35.29% 76.39% 76.39% 57.03%
Persistence   31.84% 29.48% 67.79% 67.79% 49.22%

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