How to Activate The Weather Channel on FireStick at – Updated

The latest Weather update is a piece of daily basic information that we require to plan our day. The Weather Channel has been providing updates on weather patterns since 1985. The company has now come up with a TV app to provide easy and quick access to real-time weather updates directly on your streaming device.

If you turn on your location, you can receive accurate hourly weather forecasts, UV Density, humidity, wind, temperature, and visibility.

This article will cover the process of installing and activating The Weather Channel app on a FireStick device via FireStick is a streaming service of Amazon that allows streaming content through available channels and applications. The Weather Channel app is free to download from the Amazon app store. FireStick FireStick/ Fire TV

Here are the steps to install and activate The Weather Channel app on Fire TV –

  • Search for The Weather Channel App in the App Store.
  • From the search results, select the app.
  • Now, click the Download option to begin the downloading process.
  • After the download is complete, the installation will begin automatically.
  • Now, launch the app and follow the instructions to get an activation code.
  • Once you have the code, visit on a computer or mobile device.
  • Choose your TV provider and enter the activation code.
  • Click the Activate button.
  • Once the app is activated, open the app settings on your FireStick.
  • Choose your location and preferred alerts.

Now, you can track the latest weather news and alerts on your FireStick TV. Activate on Roku Device

Follow the instructions below to activate The Weather Channel app on Roku using your TV provider subscription –

  • Go to the home menu of your Roku device by pressing the Home icon on the remote.
  • Select the Streaming Channels option and tap Search.
  • In the search box, type The Weather Channel and confirm it.
  • Select the app and press the Add Channel button.
  • The app will begin to install on your Roku device.
  • After installing the app, launch it by tapping the Open option.
  • Press the Sign-in option to receive an activation code on your TV screen.
  • Now, go to on your phone or PC browser.
  • Select your service provider and enter the activation code in the provided field. 
  • Then, click the Activate button and sign in using your selected provider’s login credentials.

Return to your Roku device and access The Weather Channel app.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I set up alerts on the Weather Channel app?

After you activate The Weather Channel app at, follow the below process to set up alerts.
1. Open the app settings and select ‘My Alerts.’
2. Choose an alert category and select ‘Enable.’
3. Choose a location and select all your alert sub-categories with your required preferences.
Save your selections.
Now, you will get instant alerts on your device.

What is the Weather Channel mesh?

The Weather Channel has created a mesh network for areas with poor internet connectivity. The mesh allows people from such regions to view weather alerts and be prepared for any weather-related disasters.
The weather channel mesh is primarily created for countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America continents. Using the Weather Channel mesh, users can track the weather on their devices without any internet connection.

How can I activate the Weather Channel mesh?

1. After activating the Weather Channel app on your device, go to the app settings in the top left corner.
2. Select the ‘Mesh Network Activation ON’ option.

What is the cost of the Weather Channel app?

The Weather Channel app is free.

The Weather Channel app is not working. What can I do?

Like any other app, the Weather Channel can also stop sometimes. Here are the fixes:

1. Try updating the app to the latest version.
2. You may be denying location access. Accept the location access request. Go to Settings> Apps and Notifications> Advanced> App Permissions> Location Permissions> Allow the app to access the phone’s current location.
3. Uninstall and Reinstall the app.

If you still have any queries, post them in the comment section below.

About Mark Spencer

I am a technical writer with over five years of experience in the tech industry. I have a passion for explaining complex technical concepts in a clear and concise way. I am also skilled in using various technical writing tools and techniques. Here at, I am responsible for writing and editing user documentation for activating different channels and services on Amazon Firestick TV.

Leave a Comment