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2 October 2020

Waterproof jacket brand reviews

When shopping for a new waterproof jacket, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the vast choice available. The results of our brand survey are here to help, showing you how 16 jacket brands fare across key performance areas.
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Given the unpredictability of the great British weather, it’s perhaps not surprising that our survey results show that more than half of you wear your waterproof jacket once a week or more, so let us help you choose the best.

For those who want a steer in the right direction, our brand survey ratings will help narrow down your waterproof jacket search. 

The best waterproof jacket brands

We've rated 16 leading waterproof jacket brands, including Paramo, Rohan, Berghaus, The North Face and Regatta. Unlock the table to find out:

  • the top three waterproof jacket brands
  • how owners rated waterproof jacket brands for factors including water resistance, breathability, comfort, durability and fit
  • the best-rated waterproof jacket brands so you can buy with confidence
  • the lowest-rated waterproof jacket brands you might want to avoid

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Best waterproof jacket brands
Brand Price Breathability Comfort Durability Warmth Water Resistance Customer score
Barbour £188
Berghaus £126
Craghoppers £74
Jack Wolfskin £147
Karrimor £57
Mountain Equipment £151
Mountain Warehouse £57
The North Face £129
Paramo £195
Peter Storm £46
Rab £157
Regatta £44
Rohan £142
Sprayway £95
Togg 24 £105
Trespass £54

Price: The mean price paid for the waterproof jacket by survey respondents

How we rate waterproof jackets

In May 2015, members of the online Which? Connect panel took part in a survey about their waterproof jacket. We collected more than 2,300 responses. We asked them to rate their waterproof jacket on aspects such as water resistance, comfort, durability and fit. We need a minimum sample size of 30 to report on a waterproof jacket brand, and our research has allowed us to report on 16 different waterproof jacket brands.