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Get quick answers on weather, sports & more

You can get the upcoming weather, translate greetings into many languages, convert currency, and more. Check out the examples below to learn about some of the things Android Wear can do for you.

Language availability for voice tips
Most of the tips below work if your language is set to English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, or Brazilian Portuguese. Some voice actions are not available in all languages and countries.

Prepare your watch for voice actions

Android Wear 2.0 and up

Press and hold the power button. Say your question or task. Learn more about using voice actions with the Google Assistant.

Android Wear 1.5 and below

  1. If your screen is dim, tap it to wake up the watch.
  2. Say "Ok Google." You’ll see a microphone .
  3. Say your question or task.

Speak to get quick answers

Get sports scores and schedules

Sports scores and upcoming games will show up as cards. You can also speak to your watch to get the score for a current game, or see when your team plays next, say the following:

  • "When is the next Mets game?"
  • "How did Leeds United do?"

Choose which teams to get updates for

To get updates for your favorite teams, you can customize your teams in your feed.

Check the weather

To get the weather for your current location or a place you're traveling to, just speak to your watch. You can also get the weather by using the apps menu.

To get the weather, say the following:

  • "Weather in San Francisco."
  • "What's the weather in New York City tomorrow?"
  • "Will it rain tomorrow?"

You can also check the weather from the Weather app: Scroll down and tap Weather weather

You’ll see the local weather for your current location.

See the time in other time zones

To speak to your watch to get the time for any location, say the following: "What time is it in London?"

Translate words or phrases

To speak to your watch to get translations for words and phrases, say something like the following: "How do you say 'hello' in Spanish?" or "Translate: Soup into Spanish"

From the apps menu, you can also use the Translate app.

Note: To show someone else the translation,  turn your wrist so the watch is facing them.The translation will flip to be the right side up.

Get calorie counts

To speak to your watch to find out how many calories are in common foods, say the following: “How many calories are in an avocado?”

Look up a word

To speak to your watch to learn the definition of a word, say the following: "What does onomatopoeia mean?"

Check stocks

Stocks will show up automatically as cards. You can also speak to your watch to track your portfolio by getting live stock prices.

To check stocks, say the following: "What's Google's stock price?"

Choose which stocks to get updates for

You can customize your feed to choose which stocks you want to follow.

Convert between units

To speak to your watch to convert currency, volume, weight, and more, say the following:

  • "What's 16 ounces in pounds?"
  • “Convert 100 euros to US dollars.”
  • “How many kilometers is 50 miles?”
Solve math problems

To speak to your watch to find the calculations for math problems, say the following: "What is the square root of 2209?"

See upcoming events

To speak to your watch to look up events, such as upcoming holidays, say the following:

  • "When is sunset?"
  • “When is Thanksgiving?”
Look up random facts

To speak to your watch to look up random facts,  say the following:

  • "Where was Albert Einstein born?"
  • “How tall is Barack Obama?”
  • "How tall is the Eiffel Tower?”
  • "How old is Meryl Streep?"
  • "How hot is the sun?"

Andrea is an Android expert and author of this help page. Help her improve this article by leaving feedback below.

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