Stay dry under these awesome umbrellas

No matter what time of the year it is getting stuck in a rainstorm can be a recipe for a bad time. After all, nobody wants to get soaked on their way from the car into work if the skies open up when you aren’t expecting it. While you can’t always be prepared for every sort of weather, having a good umbrella can help to ensure you arrive at your destination dry. These are our favourite picks for the best umbrellas available today.

Lightweight and hardy

Newdora Windproof Travel Folding Umbrella

Staff Pick

Staying dry is the whole point of using an umbrella, but when it isn’t needed, you want to be able to stow it away easily. The Newdora Umbrella offers a quick-drying model with a travel size handle so when the weather is beautiful, you can keep it in your car or bag without it taking up too much room. It’s windproof, waterproof, and when opened is large enough for you and your best friend to hide from the rain under.

£17 at Amazon

Child Sized

Playshoes Unisex Dots Kid’s Umbrella

Children need to be protected from wind and rain the same as adults, but expecting an eight-year-old to wrestle with a full-size umbrella is a recipe for disaster. Playshoes offers up this adorable little umbrella built to be used by kids. It’s smaller than an adult model and features cute polka dots which are great for children of any gender. It’s also a super affordable model, so even parents on a budget can afford it!

£10 at Amazon

See Through

Fulton Birdcage Umbrella

One of the downsides of many umbrellas is trying to keep the rain or snow off of you while still seeing as you walk. Fulton’s Birdcage Umbrella offers up a see-through model that comes down further to protect you from the elements. It also comes in a variety of finishes so you can pick the see-through umbrella that is best for you.

£19 at Amazon

Extra Large Options

G4Free Extra Large Umbrella

Umbrellas can protect you from wind, rain, snow and even sun. If you want to make sure your umbrella is large enough to cover both you and a friend the G4Free Extra Large Umbrella is where it’s at. They come in several sizes, starting at 54 inches, and there are 22 different colour options for you to choose from. It is much larger than other models, so it features a hardened steel frame, so even a blustery day won’t cause problems for you.

£23 at Amazon

Make a Statement

Becko 54 Inche Walking Umbrella

For some folks, each piece in a wardrobe is meant to do double duty. It needs to be functional, but also look good while you’re using it. For those who want a more stylish option, the Becko 54 Inche Walking Umbrella is your best bet. It’s got plenty of room to hide you from the elements when the skies open up but also works as a cane since it’s tipped and features a curved handle. Perfect for carrying around, and looking good while you do.

£20 at Amazon

Keep Dry

Every Umbrella that made our list will work for someone and keep you safe from the elements when inclement weather arrives. However, if we had to suggest just one umbrella, it would be the Newdora Windproof Traveling Umbrella. It delivers a large canopy, is capable of dealing with windy and rainy days, and is compact enough you can store it in your bag when you don’t need it. With this option, you’ll always have an umbrella handy when you need one.

Of course if you prefer a larger option then be sure to check out the G4Free Extra Large Umbrella. These umbrellas start at 54 inches and go all the way up to 68 inches, so they’re a great option if you want to hide yourself and a few friends from sun or rain. They also come in more than twenty different colour combinations so you can find the one that suits your personality the best!

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