How long does my downloaded Internet or Packed data stay on my device within the app?

How long Packed data will be kept on your device will vary by data type. Below is a chart that shows how often various types of data are updated when online and how often they will remain on your device when offline.  

Packed Item  Connected to the Internet Offline

Individual Station/Airport METAR

(Map Layers: Flight Category, Surface Wind, Dewpoint Spread, Temperature, Visibility, Ceiling, Sky Coverage)

3 minutes

(1 minute during reduced refresh period*) 

3 hours

Weather Markers (for map)

5 minutes

(1 minute during reduced refresh period*)  

7 hours

Winds Aloft Markers (for map)**

10 minutes

(2 minutes during reduced refresh period*) 

12 hours

Winds (Temps) and Winds (Speeds)*** 

When Packed

Up to 28 hours


10 minutes

  14 days

Fuel Prices

1 hour

1 month

Airport NOTAMs

10 minutes

4 days

* Reduced refresh period - When connected to the internet, the app will search for new data more frequently when within 8 minutes before the top of the hour and 12 minutes thereafter until new data is retrieved.

**Must use Pack to see this data offline if it is not cached by viewing the layer prior to going offline.

***Must use Pack to see this data offline.