Rain is one thing, but add blustering winds into the equation and it could make that four hours on the golf course feel twice as long.
Wind jackets, otherwise known as windbreakers, are crucially important to helping your body maintain a constant core temperature. They’ll keep you warm and protected from the elements at all times.
So, if you’re wanting to keep warm and say no to those pesky winds, these golf windbreakers are ideal for the job.
Best Golf Windbreakers
FootJoy Hybrid Golf Jacket
The FJ Hybrid Jacket is made from jersey knit and woven quilt, lined with stretch jersey fabric for body heat retention and comfort. Complete with a water resistant DWR finish that will keep you dry during light rain. A woven section cut in over the shoulders created for added freedom of movement will allow you never to feel restricted. Featuring an extended high collar for added wind protection, full zip construction perfect for a easy on/off as the weather changes Finished with zippered hand pockets for extra storage and FJ logo detail to collar
- Warm without being too bulky
- Two front pockets
- Striking appearance
- Not as transferrable off the course
Ping Norse S4 Primaloft Golf Jacket
The PING Dover Windproof Golf Jacket is a superb new offering that will protect you from the elements on the colder days this autumn. Featuring their Sensorwarm technology, this jacket traps warm air inside and allows you to retain more of the heat your body generates. It is wind-proof and water resistant and will keep the rain off should you get caught out in a passing shower. When the weather does turn colder, it is important to retain complete freedom of movement so you can continue to play at your best level.
- Great comfort
- Water and wind resistant
- Keeps the wearer extremely warm
- Only comes in one colour
Under Armour Storm Revo Golf Jacket
Stay warm and comfortable on the golf course, while performing at the best of your ability when wearing this high-performing layer from Under Armour. The fabric has a 4-way stretch construction for optimal freedom of movement with a dropped hem for extra coverage. It also benefits from Storm technology which repels water without sacrificing breathability and has lightweight insulation to block out the elements making it perfect for the golf course. The layer is highlighted with a UA brand logo on the left chest and a modern appearance.
- Very versatile
- Good warmth
- Striking colour contrasts
- Only three colour options
Puma Golf Cloudspun WRMLBL Golf Jacket
Experience the best of both, with this incredibly warm and soft playing jacket from PUMA Golf. Constructed with ultra-soft CLOUDSPUN fabric, with Primaloft Gold Quilting to keep you warm and comfortable as you perform. The design features a full-zip opening, Dassler-inspired quilt pattern, and has a brushed interior for extra comfort. It has zip hand pockets and is highlighted with reflective Cat branding for authenticity.
- Incredibly warm and soft
- Excellent wind protection
- Primaloft quilting retains the heat
- Not fully waterproof
Galvin Green Lyle Interface-1 Golf Jacket
The Galvin Green Lyle Full Zip Jacket is the ideal choice to wear on the chiller golfing days when there is the threat of a shower. This highly breathable jacket benefits from a water repellent finish that will keep you protected from a passing shower. Constructed from a stretch fabric you can be sure that your freedom of movement will not be affected allowing you to perform to your best level. A handy pocket can be found on the right chest and adds to the premium look of this fantastic garment. The Lyle Jacket falls under Galvin Green’s Interface Warming effect #2 category which means it is high performance golf wear that has been designed for optimum protection and ultimate comfort when playing in windy conditions. They are constructed from soft, stretchy materials with high breathability and are totally windproof. They also offer a good level of thermal insulation, keeping your body warm and moving freely. The Lyle Full Zip Jacket is another superb addition to our comprehensive range of Galvin Green technical golf wear.
- Stylish design
- Water repellent and warm
- Ideal for winter and beyond
- On the expensive side
Sunderland Zermatt Padded Thermal Full Zip Golf Jacket
If you are a golfer that is unperturbed by the threat of inclement weather, then it is essential that you have the correct clothing in your wardrobe to allow you to play to your potential all year round. The construction of the Sunderland Zermatt Padded Thermal Full Zip Golf Jacket has been inspired by the often-uncompromising conditions of Scottish weather. The Zermatt padded golf jacket combines sports function with technical weather resistance and the ultra-lightweight ripstop shell brings signature NEVERWEATHERBEATEN shower and windproof protection, with padded quilting for breathable, insulated heat and recirculating warmth. The raglan sleeves and side panels are in soft brushed fabric that is warm and stretches for freedom of movement. The jacket is zip fronted, with a high collar and chin guard.
- Good range of movement
- Warmer than most
- Ideal for off the course
- Fabric can make a noise during the swing
Adidas Frost Guard Zip Neck Golf Jacket
The Frostguard Insulated Quarter Zip is brand new this season from adidas. This jacket features a quarter zip neck, front pockets and a quilted front panel. It has stretch side and back panels in a polar fleece fabric and raglan sleeves for improved range of movement. This top is water repellent to keep you protected from the elements. The signature adidas logo is on the back neck.
- Comfortable and well fitting
- Supremely warm
- Great freedom of movement
- Comes up a little large so getting the right sizing can be tricky