Best HomeKit ceiling fans for the Home app in 2024

The best HomeKit ceiling fans are perfect for hot weather, allowing you to cool down without moving from your sofa. Compatible with Apple's Home app, HomeKit ceiling fans are perfect for a smart home in any hot country, especially because you can control them remotely so you can keep your home cool while away. 

Apple's Home app is one of the best ways to control your smart home and combined with some of the best smart home light bulbs you can quickly build an ecosystem that feels like it's from the future. Combined with one of the best iPhones, like the iPhone 15 Pro, you can easily control your ceiling fan, saving energy in the process.

Want to cool down your living room? Just ask Siri. Want to turn on some ambient lighting? Hey Siri. Once you start building your smart home you'll quickly realize just how addictive adding new HomeKit accessories to each room can be.

Paired with one of the best HomeKit temperature sensors, a ceiling fan is truly a life-changing accessory for your smart home on those hot summer days. Here are some of the best Homekit ceiling fans for the Home app you can find right now. 

Ask Siri to cool you down with one of the best HomeKit ceiling fans

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Keep your cool with the best HomeKit ceiling fans

The best HomeKit ceiling fans are a magical way to get the air in your home moving with the convenience of Home app controls on your iOS device or with your voice through Siri. HomeKit fans also support limitless automation potential so that you can tie them into your home's air conditioner or even your smart HomeKit light strips. If temperature regulation is a big part of your smart home plans, you should be considering one of the best HomeKit thermostats as well as a ceiling fan.

We love the Hunter Symphony ceiling fan for its clean design and ability to keep the air circulating in the largest spaces. If you want modern smart home functionality but want to keep things simple, then the Hunter Ananova is for you. This fan has the standard clear glass lights and five-blade design, but it also packs in all HomeKit goodies and a handheld remote.

If you have a lower ceiling or otherwise need a fan with a lower profile, we recommend the Hunter Advocate. It's simple and modern-looking with multiple color options and six speeds to get the air circulating at your preferred speed.

Hunter makes the best HomeKit ceiling fans and we highly recommend trying one of their products to bring your smart home to the next level during the hotter months.

Are smart ceiling fans worth it?

This depends on your smart home and the climate you live in. If you use a ceiling fan regularly then a smart ceiling fan could be a fantastic purchase as you'll have more control via your smartphone and save energy in the process.

What are the disadvantages of smart fans?

The need for constant Wi-Fi as well as their elevated cost can be seen as a disadvantage to a smart fan. That said, the best HomeKit ceiling fans are so good that they are worth the trade off if you can afford one.

Can I use my Phone to turn on my ceiling fan?

Yes. If you have one of the best HomeKit ceiling fans you can turn on your ceiling fan using your iPhone and the Apple Home app.

John-Anthony Disotto
How To Editor

John-Anthony Disotto is the How To Editor of iMore, ensuring you can get the most from your Apple products and helping fix things when your technology isn’t behaving itself.

Living in Scotland, where he worked for Apple as a technician focused on iOS and iPhone repairs at the Genius Bar, John-Anthony has used the Apple ecosystem for over a decade and prides himself in his ability to complete his Apple Watch activity rings.

John-Anthony has previously worked in editorial for collectable TCG websites and graduated from The University of Strathclyde where he won the Scottish Student Journalism Award for Website of the Year as Editor-in-Chief of his university paper. He is also an avid film geek, having previously written film reviews and received the Edinburgh International Film Festival Student Critics award in 2019. 

John-Anthony also loves to tinker with other non-Apple technology and enjoys playing around with game emulation and Linux on his Steam Deck.

In his spare time, John-Anthony can be found watching any sport under the sun from football to darts, taking the term “Lego house” far too literally as he runs out of space to display any more plastic bricks, or chilling on the couch with his French Bulldog, Kermit.