If your child is excited for the season change, it may have something to do with Halloween, fireworks night and of course Christmas.
They could however, also be excited for the abundance of muddy puddle jumping they missed out on through the summer.
The best thing about buying winter clothes, or any clothes for children for that matter – is they’re much more adventurous and daring with style and colour. You can choose a practical and sensible option for school, but a fun and colourful design for rainy days out with family.
We’ve rounded up some of the best raincoats for kids that you can buy now, to give you some wintry wardrobe inspiration for the little ones.
Best raincoats for kids 2019
1. Joules Rubber Duffle Coat
Part of Joules’ Right as Rain collection, this unisex rubber duffle coat is super stylish and very practical for your little one during the rainy days.
As well as being completely waterproof, the jacket has two patch pockets at the front for all of their little treasures and a raindrop shaped, easy to fasten zip.
It’s lined with super sumptuous faux shearling, making it comfortable and snug for the worst of weather.
Available for children aged one to six years old.
Price: £54.95, Joules – buy here now
2. Toddler Jersey-Lined Raincoat
Ah, the classic yellow raincoat. Have your little one shining bright on even the most glum days.
This jacket ticks all of the boxes, the timeless design is water repellent and machine washable for nice and convenient cleaning.
It’s lined with trendy, jersey stripes giving it a stylish look inside and out. It’s suitable for children aged one to five.
Price: £32.95, GAP – buy here now
3. Mountain Warehouse Samson II Kids Waterproof Jacket
If you’ve got quite the adventurer in your family, this rainproof jacket from Amazon is an ideal option that won’t set you back in the money department.
The jacket is completely adjustable, everything from the hood, cuffs and hem can be amended to provide a comfortable and protected fit.
The hood is lined with a super soft fleeced material and there’s also a chin guard to protect freezing little faces.
Price: £19.99, Amazon – buy here now
4. Mini Girls Dogtooth Check Print Rain Mac
Keep your little girl fashionably dry. This fabulous dogtooth, checked print is stylish and will compliment any outfit.
Suitable for newborns to five year olds, the jacket has gold zip details and is lined with faux fur for maximum comfort.
The waterproof fabric simply lets rain roll right off, so your little madam can go on with her – in style, of course.
Price: £25, River island – buy here now
5. Water-repellent Lined Jacket
This fleeced line jacket from H&M is waterproof, windproof and is formed using breathable and super durable materials.
Reflective details on the jacket are trendy, yet practical – especially now it gets darker earlier. The hood is the perfect size for keeping little heads dry throughout the rainy season.
Price: £29.99, H&M – buy here now
6. Shower Resistant Faux Fur Trimmed Parka
This faux fur trimmed parka from Next is the perfect winter update for your little girls wardrobe.
The coat is relatively heavyweight, making it perfectly capable to battle the elements and keep your little one warm and toasty. This stylish accent will compliment a range of winter inspired outfits.
Pockets on the jacket are fleece lined, keeping little hands warm enough too.
Price: From: £38, Next – buy here now
7. Children’s Fisherman’s Jacket
This bestselling style from Jojo Maman Bebe is comfortable, cosy and classic in style.
Choose from red, pink or yellow tones to find the perfect one for your little one. The fisherman style is unisex and is designed to be able to withstand the elements.
Many a puddle to be jumped in with this design.
Price: £36, JoJo Maman Bebe – buy here now
8. Baker by Ted Baker – Boys’ Wine Padded Showerproof Coat
For the little guy who is as stylish as he is serious about keeping cosy.
This gorgeous design from Ted Baker is showerproof and has cuffed sleeves for a comfortable fit.
The high-shine wine finish exudes style and we’re sure your little one will look just as chic as they are warm.
Suitable for twelve months to six years.
Price: £42, Debenhams – buy here now
9. Little Joule Girls’ Rain Dance Coat
This waterproof and rubberised fabric coat has a fun ad playful striped motif, we’re sure your little girl will love.
Bring a little bit of sunshine to the gloomy days, the coat is lined for maximum comfort.
Rainy days just got a little bit more stylish.
Price: £42.95, John Lewis – buy here now
10. Hatley Girl’s Printed Raincoat
If your little girl loves unicorns, look no further – this magical printed design from Hatley will certainly earn you some parent points.
The PVC-free jacket is fully lined using super soft material to help keep her warm on the chillier days. The jacket is water-repellent, so no need to worry about soggy clothes.
If anything can make you cheery on a rainy day, surely it’s a pink unicorn coat?
Price: £35, Amazon – buy here now