Ratings Overview - Rain Jacket for Women

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Outdoor Research Aspire - Women's

 Outdoor Research Aspire - Women's
The Outdoor Research Aspire was not initially pegged by our reviewers as a category winner, let alone an Editors' Choice candidate. It looked different, and we resisted the changes it...  read more >
$215

Editors' Choice Award
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Water Resistance - 9 of 10
9
Breathability - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Weight - 6 of 10
6
Durability - 9 of 10
9
Packed Size - 7 of 10
7
Outdoor Research Helium II - Women's

 Outdoor Research Helium II - Women's
Outdoor Research's Helium II is the most spartan, minimalist rain shell that we tested this year. It ran away with our Top Pick award for ultralight rain protection. This jacket is almost as small...  read more >
$159

Top Pick Award
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78
Water Resistance - 7 of 10
7
Breathability - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Weight - 10 of 10
10
Durability - 6 of 10
6
Packed Size - 10 of 10
10
Marmot Crystalline

 Marmot Crystalline
The Marmot Crystalline jacket is a high functioning, ultralight, breathable layer meant for high aerobic, high intensity days outside in inclement weather. It is overshadowed in light weight and...  read more >
$160

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75
Water Resistance - 7 of 10
7
Breathability - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 7 of 10
7
Weight - 9 of 10
9
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Packed Size - 8 of 10
8
Patagonia Torrentshell

 Patagonia Torrentshell - Women's
If there were a category for best name, Patagonia would win for its clever play on words. The Torrentshell is a solid, all-purpose rain shell. It did not stand out in any category, but performed...  read more >
$129

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Water Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Breathability - 7 of 10
7
Comfort - 7 of 10
7
Weight - 7 of 10
7
Durability - 8 of 10
8
Packed Size - 8 of 10
8

 Marmot PreCip - Women's
The Marmot PreCip is an economical, practical rain shell that has been an industry standard for years--and for good reason. The PreCip is well constructed and fine-tuned with features such as...  read more >
$100

Best Buy Award
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75
Water Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Breathability - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 7 of 10
7
Weight - 7 of 10
7
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Packed Size - 7 of 10
7

 Mountain Hardwear Stretch Ozonic - Women's
The Mountain Hardwear Stretch Ozonic is going to be a trend setter. What is lacking in the Sierra Designs Stretch - Women's, Mountain Hardwear nailed. The Ozonic is lightweight, feels light against...  read more >
$200

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Water Resistance - 7 of 10
7
Breathability - 7 of 10
7
Comfort - 6 of 10
6
Weight - 8 of 10
8
Durability - 8 of 10
8
Packed Size - 8 of 10
8
Columbia Evapouration - Women's

 Columbia Evapouration - Women's
The Evapouration rain jacket by Columbia is a no-frills, functional, and highly practical rain jacket. It is very affordable, but still relatively high performing. It reminded us a lot of the Marmot...  read more >
$100

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Water Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Breathability - 6 of 10
6
Comfort - 5 of 10
5
Weight - 7 of 10
7
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Packed Size - 7 of 10
7
The North Face Resolve - Women's

 The North Face Resolve - Women's
The North Face Resolve jacket was one of the most comfortable jackets we put on for this review. The cut is sleek and athletic and provides good ease of movement, even when wearing a helmet under...  read more >
$90

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Water Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Breathability - 5 of 10
5
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Weight - 3 of 10
3
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Packed Size - 6 of 10
6
Columbia Arcadia Rain II

 Columbia Arcadia II - Women's
The Arcadia II from Columbia is the most affordable rain jacket we reviewed. At an impressive $65, it is hard to be critical of this jacket. While it is a master of none, this jacket will fit the...  read more >
$65

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Water Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Breathability - 5 of 10
5
Comfort - 6 of 10
6
Weight - 5 of 10
5
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Packed Size - 5 of 10
5
The Venture 2 - Women's

 The North Face Venture 2 - Women's
For demanding hikers and rock climbers, The North Face Venture 2 is not our top recommendation. It is, however, a good product in terms of price and features that will have less technical outdoor...  read more >
$99

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63
Water Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Breathability - 5 of 10
5
Comfort - 4 of 10
4
Weight - 7 of 10
7
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Packed Size - 5 of 10
5
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Sierra Design Stretch - Women's

 Sierra Designs Stretch - Women's
Sierra Designs has introduced a completely novel and exciting product to the realm of rain jackets with its new Stretch Rain Jacket. This new technology, however, still has a way to go to hold up to...  read more >
$199

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Water Resistance - 5 of 10
5
Breathability - 3 of 10
3
Comfort - 5 of 10
5
Weight - 4 of 10
4
Durability - 9 of 10
9
Packed Size - 5 of 10
5
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