Here Are 10 Apps for Celebrating the Warm Weather We've Been Waiting For

It's about damn time.

  • We know it’s hard to believe, but it’s finally somewhat warm outside in NYC. And though “somewhat warm” still only means “one level down from parka,” we know that days spent picnicking in Central Park and frolicking on some Hamptons beach (lololol yeah right) aren’t too far off.

    To celebrate the city’s long-awaited defrosting, here’s a list of apps that’ll help you enjoy the newfound warm weather. Some are about exercise, some are about drinking, and yes — there’s even something that’ll help you find that special summer fling.

  • Soon, it'll be warm enough to wile away your weekend nights (or, let's be honest, your weekend days) at one of NYC's many beer gardens. Use this beer lovers' app, Untappd, to find and check in at local breweries, discover new beers, and document your preferences. Price: Free. Available for: iPhones and Androids. (Screengrab: iTunes Store)

  • Then again, if you're hosting a fabulous rooftop party this summer, who has time to mix their own drinks? Use the Minibar app to have alcohol delivered to your doorstep in under an hour. Price: download is free, but you have to pay for the booze. Available for: iPhones and Androids. (Screengrab: iTunes Store)

  • Food trucks suck when it's cold out — who wants to wait in a long line and finally eat a taco on the sidewalk when it's 20 degrees below zero? Now that it's nice out, download the Tweat.it app to find out where all your fave NYC food trucks are stationed. Price: Free. Available for: iPhones and Androids. (Screengrab: iTunes Store)

  • Now that it's warm enough to wear fringed tank tops and tie-dye shorts, why not check out some concerts? Jukely is a cool app that analyzes your music tastes, finds upcoming concerts you'd be interested in, and then lets you connect with friends who'd like to go with you. Price: free. Available for: iPhones and Androids. (Screengrab: iTunes store)

  • It's nice outside, so you can't keep using the "I can't afford a gym membership" excuse to get out of doing exercise. Runkeeper lets you keep track of your physical activity and monitor your performance over time. Price: Free. Available for: iPhones and Androids. (Screengrab: iTunes Store)

  • We've written before about the wonders of GLAMSQUAD, the app that lets you order professional hairstylists to give you blowouts and updos in the comfort of your own home. Now that you don't have to walk around with your hood up or a massive fur hat on your head, it's okay to put effort into your hair again! Price: download is free, but you have to pay for the styling service. Available for: iPhones. (Screengrab: iTunes Store)

  • Why make friends on the interwebs when you could interact with real humans outside at a dog park? The DoggyDatez app lets dog owners "mark their territory" (in other words, check in) at different locations, and see if other friendly dog owners are nearby. You can even search for nearby users by gender, age, dog gender, dog age and dog breed. Cat ladies OBV need not apply. Price: free. Available for: iPhones and Androids. (Screengrab: iTunes Store)

  • Winter weather always forces us to choose warmth over style. Now that you can venture outside without a snowsuit, use the Asos app to load up on cute T-shirts, shorts and dresses for affordable prices. Price: Free. Available for: iPhones and Androids. (Screengrab: iTunes Store)

  • Your new close friend? (Screengrab: iTunes)

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