Privacy Policy for RainDrop

Privacy Policy
Effective Date: March 18, 2024

Welcome to the RainDrop app, provided by RAINDROP LLC. Our app is designed as a Freemium service, offering both free and subscription-based features aimed at enhancing your experience. This Privacy Policy outlines our practices regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of your information through the RainDrop app ("Service").

By choosing to use our Service, you consent to the collection, use, and sharing of your personal information in accordance with this policy.


"Personal Information" refers to any information that identifies or can be used to identify you, directly or indirectly.
"Service" refers to the RainDrop app, including all features and functionalities.
"We," "us," and "our" refer to RAINDROP LLC.
Information Collection and Use

We collect information to provide and improve our Service. Here's how:

Types of Collected Information
User Account Information: Your email address is collected during the signup process and stored securely using Firebase Authentication.
Rain Gauge Data: When you add a rain gauge, we collect its name, GPS coordinates, and associate it with your user ID.
Analytics Data: We gather anonymous, aggregated data on app usage through Firebase Analytics to enhance our Service.
This information is collected directly from you and automatically through your use of our app.

Third-Party Services
Our app utilizes services such as Google Analytics for Firebase and Firebase Crashlytics, which may collect information about you. For details, please refer to their privacy policies:

Google Analytics for Firebase
Firebase Crashlytics
Use of Your Information

We use collected information to:

Provide RainDrop services, using rain gauge data for localized rainfall tracking.
Improve app functionality based on aggregated usage data.
Sharing Your Information

We do not share, sell, rent, or trade your personal information with third parties except as disclosed in this policy.

Data Security

Your data is stored in Firebase Cloud Firestore, which employs robust security measures and encryption to protect your information. Firebase Authentication is used for secure account management.

Your Rights

You have the right to access, edit, or delete your rain gauges and personal information through the app. For account deletion or data inquiries, contact us at the details provided below.

Cookies and Tracking Technologies

While we do not explicitly use cookies, our app may employ third-party code that does. You can accept or refuse these cookies, but refusing may affect app functionality.

Children's Privacy

Our Service is not intended for children under 13. We do not knowingly collect information from children under this age. If we learn of any such collection, we will promptly delete the information.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update this policy periodically. We will notify you of any significant changes and encourage you to review this policy regularly.

Contact Us

For any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy or data practices, please contact us at: