In recent times, the intensity of rain has increased in a number of areas in Indonesia. Heavy rain accompanied by wind can certainly affect the smooth running of daily activities, especially those who have to enter the office in the morning. The rainy season cannot be avoided. The good news is that in today’s modern era, there are several applications that can help you be more alert in the rainy season.
The following are 6 applications during the rainy season that must be on your smartphone to make it easier for you to deal with weather changes while doing your daily activities. Immediately, let’s see what applications are there.
Flood Alert Application
Siaga Banjir is a monitoring application made in Indonesia that is useful for knowing the condition of a number of floodgates in the DKI Jakarta area. This function is to monitor the potential for flooding in a place because when the rainy season arrives, the water level in the floodgates will change and become an illustration if the flood will come or not for an area.
There are 12 floodgates which are monitored in real time by this application, namely Katulampa, Pesanggrahan, Angke Hulu, Cipinang Hulu, Angker Hulu, Depok, Manggarai, Karet, Pluit Reservoir, Fish Market, Pulo Gadung, and Krukut Hulu. Users of this application will receive a notification if there is a potential for flooding in certain areas so that they can find alternatives so that they are not affected by flooding while on the move.
BMKG Info application
Because the weather often changes during the rainy season, it’s a good idea to install a rain detection application. BMKG Info, which can be obtained for free on the Play Store and App Store. The BMKG Info application provides data and weather forecast information from BMKG Pusat Jakarta and also BMKG in all provinces of Indonesia. Activate your GPS for a more accurate location so this application can inform you of the weather, climate, air quality to earthquakes and the latest information from BMKG.
If your smartphone is equipped with Google Maps, there is nothing wrong with installing the Waze navigation application which can be very useful during the rainy season. Just like a navigation application in general, Waze will inform the road conditions around the user, starting from the level of road congestion, flooding to police officers on guard at certain points. This application can help find the best way to get to a place and also avoid flooding. This app is free for both Android and iOS users.
Application Online Transportation
It is undeniable that the mobility of many people is now relying on online transportation, especially in big cities in Indonesia. Applications such as Uber, Grab and Go-Jek can be installed on your smartphone to make it easier to get to work or anywhere when it rains. This online motorcycle taxi application can be obtained for free on the Play Store and App Store.
City Condition Application
One more application made by the nation’s children that is useful when the rainy season arrives is City Conditions. This application allows users to find out traffic conditions through reports of other users. There are several types of reporting that users can do to help other users in terms of traffic, such as road conditions, accidents, floods to fires. This application can also be found on the Play Store for free.
Games are very useful for raising the mood when the rain has started to interfere with your activities, for example when waiting for a train to come or waiting for the rain to stop. You can spend time playing the best games according to your style, whether it’s mobile MOBA games like Mobile Legends or Arena of Valor (AoV) or other games. This is of course much better than getting angry at not being clear due to unpredictable weather conditions.
There are many ways that can be done to outsmart the rainy season which sometimes hinders mobility in daily activities. Take advantage of your smartphone to install monitoring and detection applications during the rainy season so that you can be more prepared when the rain comes. Keep up with Kabar Games for more info about cool apps. There is also the latest gadget and game news, reviews to various interesting tutorials.