No day is bad for riding on your motorcycle unless you go out unprepared. Those downpours can really mess up your riding experience. But when you have the best rain gears with you, there is no need to worry. Here, we give you the list of the best motorcycle rain gear for 2017.
Nelson-Rigg Stormrider Rain Suit
This rain suit is from the brand Nelson-Rigg.
The rain suit has really nice and bright yellow color on its jacket, and the rest of the suit is of black color.
The outer shell of this rain gear is made of soft polyester with PVC backing.
It has a full-length zipper jacket. The storm flap is attachable with Velcro. It is super waterproof but it will still let you breathe, as it has cooling vents under the arm area. The jacket has two large pockets on the outside which will keep your stuff like mobile phones, etc. safe from getting drenched and easily accessible when you need them without taking the rain suit off.
The inner collar is made of soft corduroy which will not cause any irritation on your neck. The waist has elastic, making it adjustable to your waist size. The cuffs are also adjustable. There is also a reflective stripe attached with the jacket and the pant for providing visibility in the dark. The pants come with elastic boot stirrups to keep your footwear covers in place.
The whole rain gear weighs 2.9 pounds and you can buy it from Amazon.
This sporty rain suit comes in many solid colors as well prints. Both the jacket and pant in this rain suit is made with a blend of many non-woven materials.
They are very light in weight (around 1.6 pounds), hence you can carry them around with you in your bike kit. In case the rain comes without any prior notice, then this rain suit will come in handy.
The 100% polypropylene makes the fabric ultra moisture-wicking which will keep you dry. The polypropylene is also a highly insulated material, so it will give you a good resistance from the electricity.
This rain suit, along with giving you protection against the rain water, will also make you look very stylish on the motorcycle. It will not ruin your fashion quotient; it will only increase it by giving you a sporty look. There is also a waterproof hood which is detachable.
The hoods on the jacket can be rolled inside the collar of the jacket with a zipper and can be taken out whenever needed.
It is made of 100% polypropylene which makes the jacket very light, waterproof, and less prone to any damage. The material that goes in this rain suit is so light, it almost feels like paper. And, it is very easy to carry around as it weighs only 1 pound. The pants are adjustable by the drawstrings and not elastic so you can stay relaxed about it getting loose after some time.
It will keep you super dry during the rain and will not make you sweat because the suit is very breathable, and if the temperature goes down, then it will give you warmth.
So ladies, with this Frogg Toggs women rain suit, you need not get frightened by downpours anymore. Just keep this rain suit with you and be ready to face the rain boldly.
This rain suit comes in three solid colors such as royal blue, khaki, and carbon black. The material used is 100% polypropylene and not plastic or rubber, so this material is very breathable and not to mention light, of course. The material does not have any PVC or Phthalates and is easily washable. It is made of L83 Nonwoven bi-laminate material which is recyclable.
The cuff of the jacket has elastic and the hood is easily adjustable.
This rain gear is so light so you can take it with you or wear it with ease. It will not make you sweat. The rain suit comes with a stuff sack in which you can put the suit when it is not in use.
The price will vary depending on the size of the suit you purchase.
The collar can be fastened with Velcro and will give you maximum defense against strong winds, as it can also be easily adjusted under your helmet.
There is a belt on the waist to adjust it as you please; you can secure it more tightly to give you maximum protection against rain and wind. The pants are secured around the waist by the elasticized waist band. The seam of this rain suit is strong and the interior is fully lined.
The cons of this rain suit will be that it is kind of baggy. And it is not that lightweight, as it weighs around 3.4 pounds.
This Milwaukee motorcycle clothing company’s motorcycle riding rain suit can be purchased on Amazon.
It is a two-piece rain suit with a waterproof and soft outer shell made of polyester, which is PVC backed. It is a durable material.
There is a full-length zipper in the front of the jacket and a Velcro over-fly to cover it. The collar also comes with Velcro, which will snuggly fit under the bottom of your helmet. The jacket has two large pockets on the outside which will ensure that your mobile phone and other important stuff stay safe from the rain water. The pocket also has gusset expanders which will allow you more space to keep your stuff. The collar has soft corduroy fabric on the side which will not irritate your skin on the neck.
There is a vent on the back which allows variable air flow.
The rain suit weighs around 2.9 pounds and it is up for grabs on Amazon.
The waist of the pant has an elastic waistline. There are reflective stripes on both the pant and the jacket for visibility during night time. The reflecting tapes are very important, as they make your presence on the road visible to the other riders. The pants have elastic boot stirrups to keep your footwear covers in place.
There are cooling vents provided for airflow under the arms of the jacket. The jacket has a full length zipper and a storm flap with Velcro.
The hood can be buttoned down into the collar for when you do not need them. The soft corduroy material which is made from cotton is used inside the collar and hood.
This rain suit is available on Amazon. The rain suit weighs around 2.6 pounds and the model number for the suit is 406-045.
Needless to say, this rain suit is also waterproof.
The hood is adjustable by the drawstrings. Similarly, the cuffs of the jacket are adjustable with hooks and the waist of the pant is also adjustable by the drawstrings. There are two slit pockets on the outside of the jacket which will allow you to access the pockets on the pant worn with the jacket. The leg opening can also be adjusted as you like it. There are two ventilations in this jacket; one vent in the front and the other one on the back of the jacket.
The rain suit comes with a bag, which provides you with ease of storing it or the ability to carry it around while riding.
The cost of this Coleman jacket will vary depending upon the size you want.
It is softer and shinier than polyester. It is prepared by weaving 100% nylon yarn. The weaved nylon gives strength to this rain suit. There is a inner lining on the jacket of meshed shape which is meant to wick the moisture. It is breathable and hence, will keep you dry and comfortable even if you are sweating. The pant, however, has no lining on the inside.
This two piece rain suit has a front full-length zipper on the jacket. There are pockets on the jacket with zippers.
There is a reflective strip on the chest, arms, back, and the leg area of the rain suit.
It is a very affordable rain suit.
The cons of this rain suit will be its weight. It is considerably heavier for a woman to carry around. It weighs 4.5 pounds and it also does not have a hood. So, you will always have to carry a helmet with this rain suit.