Top Picks: 4 Mens Lightweight Waterproof Jacket

So you’re looking for an effective, affordable mens lightweight waterproof jacket? The best waterproof clothing is suitable for all seasons and lasts for years with good maintenance.

But what if you don’t want to grapple with the technical terms? Everywhere you research it’s Gore-Tex this and Polartec that. When this happens, it’s not as easy as it should be to make an informed decision.

At Outdoor Camping Direct, your ideal mens waterproof jacket is just a few clicks away. And to help you pick from the best, we’re revealing 4 of our favourite mens lightweight waterproof jackets.

Regatta Pack-It Windproof Men´s Jacket

Regatta Pack-It Windproof Men´s Jacket

This lightweight and compactable mens waterproof jacket is a heavyweight when it comes to space saving. Its thin, durable fabric makes it easy to fold away and store even in the most congested camping backpacks. The Pack-it Windproof is an accessible solution for those travelling light and is fashionable enough to be worn during everyday activities.

Boasting a comfortable relaxed fit, effective resistance from the elements and an attached hood, this mens lightweight waterproof jacket sets the benchmark.

Key Features

  • Warm backed woven softshell fabric
  • Waterproof, wind-resistant and durable
  • 2 zipped lower pockets
  • Adjustable hem

Buy the Regatta Pack-It Windproof Men´s Jacket

Regatta Calderdale II Men’s Jacket

Regatta Calderdale II Men’s Jacket

For simplicity and some cool modern features thrown in, the Calderdale II mens waterproof jacket is a powerhouse. This lightweight waterproof jacket is doubly protected against rainfall using a combination of water-repellent materials. First, there’s he Isotex 5000 coated polyester fabric the jacket is constructed from. Then, a layer of durable water repellent (DWR) coating fortifies that protection. Washouts are a thing of the past.

You needn’t worry about your valuables being soaked through either. Regatta’s multifunctional wonder is equipped with 5 zip pockets – 2 lower, 2 chest and one for your map. There’s no better storage jacket for under £30 available on the market.

Inside and out, softness is what it’s all about here. The soft touch lining and finely woven polyester offer a non-abrasive feel. And the adjustable fittings in the hood, cuffs and hems keep all parts of your upper body dry and warm without overheating.

Key Features

  • Waterproof and breathable Isotex 5000 coated polyester fabric
  • Durable water repellent finish
  • Concealed hood with adjusters
  • 5 pockets – 2 lower, 2 chest and a map pocket

Buy the Regatta Calderdale II Men’s Jacket

Regatta Hesper Men’s Jacket

Regatta Hesper Men's Jacket

Whether you’re venturing on a lengthy excursion or just popping out to the shop, this mens lightweight waterproof jacket doesn’t look out of place. Designed like the classic hooded macs that have come back in style, there’s much more than good looks to Regatta’s Hesper.

The waterproof Hydrafort polyester fabric feels watertight whilst allowing cool air to ventilate the interior. This feature is handy because the Hesper is lined with snug-fitting fleece lining. Even in the coldest climates, you can enjoy a warm hug from waist to head. Adjust the hems using the shock cords, pull up the storm flap and fasten the studs – this mens lightweight waterproof jacket has you covered.

Key Features

  • Waterproof Hydrafort peached polyester fabric
  • 220 series anti-pill symmetry fleece lining
  • Concealed hood with adjusters
  • Internal zipped security pocket

Buy the Regatta Hesper Men’s Jacket

Regatta Sternway Men’s Jacket

Regatta Sternway Men's Jacket

The Regatta Sternway mens waterproof jacket boast a stylish mid-length design similar to the Hesper. In fact, it shares many similar features including the Hydrafort fabric and Sherpa fleecing. But this lightweight waterproof jacket looks, and feels, more robust with the fleece running up to the drawcord adjustable hood. Relaxed fitting, you’ll be able to enjoy a full range of movement whilst being cocooned in warmth.

Key Features

  • Waterproof Hydrafort peached polyester fabric
  • Hi pile cosy fleece lining to the body and hood
  • Internal zipped security pocket
  • Adjustable drawcord waist and hem

Buy the Regatta Sternway Men’s Jacket