Just because raincoats are inherently practical doesn't mean they have to be boring. In fact, wet weather outerwear can score you major style points if chosen correctly. Which is where we come in. Whether you opt for a traditional clean cut rain jacket or a cutting edge tech-packed parka, these rain-ready coats will help you survive a downpour in style. Scroll on for our pick of the best men's raincoats to buy in 2024. Bring on the rain...

Best men's raincoats to buy in 2024

Rains Storm Breaker

The Rains Storm Breaker raincoat is a versatile unisex choice, offering both style and functionality. Its sporty design includes a two-way waterproof zipper, an integrated cap-equipped hood, and reflective drawstrings. With adjustable features like the hemline and elasticated cuffs, it's perfect for on-the-go use. Crafted from Rains' signature PU fabric, it boasts double welded seams for superior waterproofing. Despite its excellent protection against rain and wind, the jacket remains lightweight and breathable, ensuring comfort in any weather.

L'Estrange Modular Mac

L'Estrange's lightweight and water-repellent Modular Mac is a trusty year-round mac coat that you'll reach for time and again. Crafted from a combination of organic cotton and recycled nylon, it's protective yet elegant. Throw it on over tailored separates for an effortless business casual look or team it with denim on the weekends.

Tropicfeel NS40 Light Jacket

When adventure calls, we can always rely on Tropicfeel to provide us with the right gear for the right conditions. The brand's NS40 Light Jacket is up there as one of our all-time favourite Tropicfeel garments. The multifunctional jacket is waterproof, windproof and super lightweight and packable – which makes it particularly perfect for temperamental and tropical weather conditions.

Aurélien Taupe Reversible Voyager Jacket

Embodying Aurélien's ethos of 'Smart Luxury', this reversible jacket boasts the craftsmanship of a designer item at a fraction of the cost. It's reversible and can be worn with the ultra-soft jersey or lightweight wind and rain resistant shell alternative as the outer side. The sophisticated bomber jacket silhouette makes it a timeless staple that can be effortlessly dressed up or down.

ASKET Zip Jacket

Stockholm-based masters of minimalism ASKET have a knack for perfecting everyday staples. Case in point: the meticulously made Zip Jacket. Cut from a super lightweight, water repellent Korean fabric made from 100% recycled nylon, this handy layer boasts water-repellent insulation, to ensure you stay warm and dry in style. Throw it on over a pullover hoodie and team with straight-leg jeans and minimalist trainers for an effortless off-duty look.

Closed Hooded Jacket

Closed is probably better known for its denim range than its men's raincoats, but in recent years the German brand has really been excelling at outerwear, so they're definitely worth a mention here. The Hooded Jacket is a practical mid or outer layer with all the essential functions of a great raincoat. Crafted from a high-quality cotton blend with windproof and water-repellent features, it boasts an adjustable hood, two-way zip, cuffs and multiple interior and exterior pockets. It's even insulated for warmth with vegan padding made of recycled PET bottles.

Arc'teryx Beta AR Jacket

Designed with the harshest weather conditions in mind, this waterproof and windproof jacket from Arc'teryx is made using specially engineered GORE-TEX technology, for maximum durability and breathability, whether you're hiking mountains or commuting across the city. Features include a helmet-compatible hood with an internal collar for added protection, plus an embedded reflector to improve searchability in emergency situations.

On Running Weather Jacket

The aptly-named 'Weather Jacket' from On Running is carefully crafted with the practicalities of running in the elements in mind. Features include a hooded cap that's kept in place in the rain, pockets that offer water-resistant zip protection for your valuables and an ultra-lightweight construction that allows the entire jacket to fold quickly into its own breast pocket. Crafted from lightweight Japanese fabrics, it offers 360° ventilation, while a water repellent coating ensures rain rolls right off.

Patagonia Funhoggers Anorak

Patagonia is one of our all-time favourite American outdoor brands, and for good reason. We love the brand's committed approach to reducing its carbon footprint by using recycled materials, sustainable processes, and fair labour. This anorak is Fair Trade Certified sewn in Sri Lanka from 100% cotton. The lightweight pullover style features an adjustable hood, elasticated cuffs and an easily accessible zipped front pocket.

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