Here are some of our favourite women's waterproof golf jackets

How many times have you made the dreaded mistake of going to play golf on an overcast day, only to realise two things: Firstly, you live in England, and secondly, you’ve forgotten to buy any waterproofs that actually fit you?

Gone are the days of throwing any old waterproof rain jacket in your golf bag and hoping for the best if it starts pouring it down half way through your round.

Don’t be fooled by the name though; they come in really handy for cold and windy weather too with their warm fabrics and breathable materials.

But with so many options on the market, how do you know which is the best? By reading this buying guide, that’s how!

Here are the best women’s waterproof golf jackets available right now…

Best women’s waterproof golf jackets


FootJoy Hydroknit Ladies Golf Jacket

This lightweight waterproof golf jacket combines the qualities of a conventional woven waterproof jacket with the stretchy, comfortable feel of a knitted item. It consists of a specially made 3 layered bonded knit fabrication, this ensures total comfort at all times. The jacket is fully waterproof ensuring that you are totally protected even when the rain is bucketing down. Any rain that does land on the jacket quickly ‘beads’ and falls to the floor due to the exceptional DWR finish. This also ensures that the fabric does not get saturated with no water leakage to the layer below.

Pros:

  • Lightweight and really easy to swing in
  • Fully waterproof
  • Flattering fit

Cons:

  • Only two colour options

Ping Juno Ladies Waterproof Women’s Golf Jacket

This brilliant waterproof jacket from Ping is a great way to stay shielded from the rain while enjoying the glorious game! Lightweight and Waterproof up to 10,000mm gives you that added confidence to go out on a round without the weather putting you off.

Pros:

  • Fully waterproof
  • Windproof yet breathable
  • Great aesthetics

Cons:

  • Limited stock

Ping SensorDry Waterproof Golf Jacket

It would be nice if, every time we played golf, we played under a cloudless sky, with just a gentle breeze wafting past to alleviate the warmth. Sadly that is often not the case, and we are out on the course in some fairly poor conditions that requires extra protection to be worn. For such an occasion, The Ping SensorDry Pro Jacket would be a superb choice as it provides 100% waterproof performance combined with additional warmth in cold and wet conditions.

Pros:

  • 3 year waterproof warranty is very appealing
  • Additional warmth for cold conditions
  • Surprisingly lightweight

Cons:

  • Expensive

FootJoy HydroTour Waterpoof Golf Jacket

The HydroTour FootJoy waterproof golf jacket provides 100% waterproof protection, with a 4-way stretch to keep you performing in all weather conditions. The jacket has been constructed with 20000mm rated waterproof fabric with a DWR finish to repel moisture away from the fabric surface. It`s lightweight and has dual-sealed seams to prevent water from getting inside.

Pros:

  • Adjustable wrist cuffs
  • 4-Way stretch
  • Fully waterproof

Cons:

  • Other models offer better protection from cold conditions

Galvin Green Adele Gore-Tex Ladies Golf Waterproof

The Adele is a full zip waterproof jacket, made specifically with lady golfers in mind. It is made from Gore-Tex Paclite fabric – a design that ensures the Adele is ultralight and ultra packable with excellent breathability. Gore-Tex Paclite fabric allows golfers to stay completely dry but will still let moisture escape when they are warm. It is equipped with water repellent zippers and has 2 pockets on the side of the garment. The chest width and bottom edge is also fully adjustable.

Pros:

  • Lifetime waterproof guarantee
  • Water repellent zippers
  • Repositioned side seam for optimum comfort and fit

Cons:

  • Material isn’t too stretchy

Stromberg Ciganda Ladies Waterproof Golf Jacket

Protect yourself better in the rain with this beautiful waterproof jacket from Stromberg. Constructed with waterproof and breathable fabric with a rating of 10,000 in each to give you a better performance in the rain. It also has a technical stretch to allow you to move freely, and has taped seams and water-resistant zips to prevent the intake of moisture. The design itself features a full-zip opening, and waist pockets, with a detachable hood to shield you from the elements.

Pros:

  • Water-resistant zips keep damp conditions away from body
  • Detachable hood
  • Waist pockets for deep storage

Cons:

  • Both colour options are pretty similar

Adidas Golf RAIN.RDY Waterproof Golf Jacket

This fantastic jacket is ready to protect, windproof and fully waterproof to protect you in the harshest of course conditions. As well as keeping you dry it offers 50+ UV protection to keep your skin safe from harmful rays. It is enhanced with stretch to enable you to move freely and has a full-zip opening for quick and easy changing. The design features PFC-free water-repellent finish, stand-up collar and has front zip pockets.

Pros:

  • UV 50+ Protection
  • Stretch performance
  • Windproof as well as fully waterproof

Cons:

  • Only available in one colour

Palm Grove Unisex Waterproof Suit

Palm Grove has given you everything you could ever need to brave all weathers that can be thrown at you! Full waterproof set with trousers and jacket in black for the ultimate no-nonsense water-resistant get up. Highly breathable and lightweight while being wind resistant to make even the strongest of gales feel like a breeze.

Pros:

  • Fantastic value for money
  • Highly breathable
  • Wind resistant

Cons:

  • Plain design

Ellesse Ladies Brera Waterproof Jacket

This waterproof layer has been designed to elevate your style and performance. Constructed with lightweight polyester which has stretch properties for added performance in the rain. The jacket has a zip opening, funnel neck and has set-in sleeves for an optimised fit. It also features side entry pockets for essentials and is complete with an Ellesse TPU badge for authenticity.

Pros:

  • Funnel neck makes for a snug yet breathable fit
  • Stretch properties
  • Really nice colours

Cons:

  • Would be even better if it came with matching trousers

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