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Get Ready for Shower Season with these Lightweight Raincoats

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Battle the drizzle in style

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Want to stay stylish, whatever the weather? Us too, and there’s no better way to make the best of a rainy runway than with a stylish mac, jacket or parka. Grab your wellies, layer up with a jumper and finish off the look with our edit of the best lightweight raincoats on the market right now.

Come summer or winter, the UK is renowned for its phenomenally drizzly weather. Make the best of the season (and your staycation plans) with the ultimate lightweight lifesaver: a raincoat. Whether you’re hiking across the marshes, exploring the rainy streets of London or seeing how things are done down in Cornwall, a raincoat is a must – and the lighter, the better. Simply shove one in your suitcase and get ready for uninterrupted outdoor exploration…

The Country & Town House Responsible Buyers’ Guide

Lightweight Raincoats to Wear Now

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Beige rain jacket

Barbour

Lotte Jacket, £279, barbour.com

Blue mac

Finisterre

The Rainbird Waterproof Smock Jacket in Navy, £125, finisterre.com

Yellow raincoat

Hunter

Women’s Lightweight Waterproof Jacket in Yellow, £150, hunterboots.com

Model in pink coat

Lululemon

Rain Rebel Insulated Jacket in Pomegranate, £228, lululemon.co.uk

Navy jacket

Patagonia

Women’s Storm10 Jacket in Smolder Blue, £300, patagonia.com

Black hooded jacket

Burberry

Nylon Lightweight Hooded Jacket, £890, burberry.com

Blue and green colourblock waterproof jacket

Pangaia

Recycled Nylon Colour Block Jacket, £340, pangaia.com

Off white raincoat

Stutterheim

Stockholm Lightweight Zip in Coconut, £127.50, stutterheim.com

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