April showers get all the press. What about October showers, or November showers? What about that dreary, not-quite-rain that can pervade winter when the hydrological cycle can't summon the oomph to snow? Rain jackets aren't just for spring; they're for the entire year. It just so happens that at this time of year, a lot of them are on sale. If you need one, here are a few of our favorites — for as much as 50 percent off.
MSRP $149, Save up to 50%
Providing unprecedented freedom of movement for a rain shell, the Allproof's fabric stretches like a balloon.
MSRP $120, Save 25%
The Torrentshell has been Patagonia's mainstay in rain protection for years. In addition to waterproofing and breathability, one of its hallmarks is affordability, which is improved thanks to this discount.
MSRP $180, Save 40%
Backcountry made the Uinta with features fit for hiking — like underarm vents and an adjustable hood — but that doesn't mean you can't wear it off the trail too.
MSRP $199, Save 35%
While many rain jackets have two or two and a half layers of material to protect against the weather, the Guardian, taking a note from hardier ski jackets, packs three.
MSRP $250, Save 30%
Marmot favored backpackers by adding "Angel-Wing Movement" to the Eclipse, which lets you move and lift your arms without the hem riding up. Backpackers aren't the only ones who raise their arms on occasion, though, are they?