A packable, waterproof-breathable, seam-sealed jacket with an adjustable hood, hem, and cuffs. Read more >
BREATHABLE &GUARANTEED WATERPROOF.
Protection that's waterproof and breathable, guaranteed.
GO AHEAD.TRY AND GET DIRTY.
Helps you stay clean and dry by resisting absorption of liquids.
TOP-NOTCH RAIN PROTECTIONThis waterproof-breathable, fully seam-sealed jacket will keep you nice and dry, even in the heaviest of rains.PACKABLEStuff it in its own hand pocket for easy storage anytime.Features:
- Omni-Tech™ waterproof/breathable fully seam sealed
- Attached, adjustable storm hood
- Drawcord adjustable hem
- Zippered hand pockets
- Abrasion resistant chin guard
- Packable into hand pocket
- Drop tail
- Center Back Length: 30 in
- Style# 1533893
- 100% Nylon 2L Full Dull plain weave
Size & Fit
Measurement & Sizes (Inches)
Men's Tall Sizing
|Pant Size||Waist||Chest||Hips||Sleeve Length||Neck||Inseams|
Men's Big Sizing
|Waist||Chest||Hips||Sleeve Length||Neck||Inseams Regular|
- 1. Neck: Measure at the base or thickest part of your neck.
- 2. Chest/Bust: Measure at the fullest part of the chest, under the armpits and over the shoulder blades, keeping the tape measure firm and level.
- 3. Waist: Measure around the natural waistline, allowing the tape measure to sit comfortably.
- 4. Sleeves: Start at the center back of your neck and measure across the shoulder and down to the wrist. Round up to the next even number.
- 5. Inseam: Measure from the top of the interior leg to the bottom of the ankle.
Shipping & Returns
|Shipping Method||Rate||Expected Delivery Time|
|Standard||$6.00||5-7 Business Days|
|Expedited||$12.00||3-4 Business Days|
|Rush||$19.00||2-3 Business Days|
|FREE Standard Shipping||Available for Greater Rewards members. Learn more >|
Returns are accepted within 60 days of the purchase date online. Your apparel must be in original and unworn condition, with tags still attached. Footwear returns must also include the original box.
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Men's Watertight™ II Jacket - Big is rated out of 5 by 73.
Rated 5 out of 5 by MrMizzou from Columbia Watertight II Jacket Last year's rainy season lasted nearly three months. I went through several name brand rain jackets which all left me wet from head to waist. This Spring I didn't want the same experience so I searched for that perfect rain jacket. After reading an ad from Columbia on Facebook, I went to their website. The customer reviews on the Columbia's Watertight II jacket were very positive so I took a chance. The day I received my Watertight II jacket, it was raining. Well, the rain did not penetrate the Watertight II jacket - I remained nice and dry though out the day. Thanks Columbia for making such a fine jacket. Chris
Date published: 2019-03-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by jlowe1687 from Breathable For the first time I have rain jacket that doesn’t make me sweat. This jacket keeps me cool and dry
Date published: 2019-03-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by Carpenter from Rain My husband loved the jacket. Love Columbia products huge fan. The jacket well made.
Date published: 2019-03-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by Sasa13 from First ever Columbia I never purchased a Columbia before. And I don’t know why I waited so long!! It’s a great lightweight rain jacket.
Date published: 2019-02-18
Rated 3 out of 5 by Ralph8888 from Size runs small Colombia normally makes jacket very well but for some reason the one I bought wasn’t true to size so I plan on returning it. It was bought on sale so maybe that’s why.
Date published: 2019-02-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by erni99 from Great in the Rain! I wore this jacket in some pretty heavy rains. It performed magnificently. My only complaint is about the lack of pockets. It really needs a chest pocket!
Date published: 2019-02-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by Same from Fantastic Met all my expectations and I am getting more use out of the jacket than most of the ones I already own. Living in Eastern VA the rain is something else. I just add my Columbia fleece from my other jacket and I am good to go.
Date published: 2019-01-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by CSP86 from Impressive jacket I’ve had this jacked in little snow flurries, rain showers, and outright DOWNPOURS and it has kept me dry every single time. Really impressed in the quality of this jacket for how lightweight it is.
Date published: 2018-12-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by Kron from Great little jacket Got this for my son who just moved from CA to Atlanta. He wears big and tall and this jacket was big enough he could wear a sweatshirt under in chilly weather. He loves it.
Date published: 2018-12-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by Jesus67 from Rain waterproof jacket This is a great Jacket we recommend a100% this product
Date published: 2018-12-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by KHAMCAL from BEST EVER RAIN JACKET LIGHT WEIGHT LOOSE ENOUGH TO WEAR A SWEATER UNDER...WARM AND DRY! I USE IT ALSO AS MY LIGHT TO GO JACKET...IN TEMPS ABOVE 40. I WOULD ENCOURAGE OTHER TO BUY THIS JACKET!
Date published: 2018-12-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by ANGELIQUE12 from Very thin I like this jacket for spring only ....very comfortable and I love the pockets.
Date published: 2018-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by bigdale2 from Can go anyway you go! This rain gear is not only great looking but it is functional ,it can be folded and stuffed in it's own pocket to take with you when you are on the go.The Water Tight 2 is completely water proof and the lining allows the jacket to breath so you can be comfortable for extended periods of wear.
Date published: 2018-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by DJdee from Perfect for 90 year old Dad My dad is a big guy and finds it hard to go shopping and find things that fir. I ordered this jacket for him and it was perfect. He wanted something light that would keep him warm and dry whey riding his scooter to Tim Horton's coffee shop every day rain or shine. He says it is perfect and tells everyone he sees how much he likes it. (This review was collected as part of a promotion.)
Date published: 2018-09-28
Rated 3 out of 5 by CutShallow from My First Columbia Disappointment I've been a devoted customer for many years, and this is the first Columbia product that failed me. You'd think a jacket called "Watertight" would be just that. If you need a casual rain jacket, or one for commuting, this jacket will probably be just fine for you. I work in construction, and after 3-4 hours of mostly light rain, it started to soak through in the chest and the seam down the sleeves. The lining helped to keep me mostly dry, but I was cold (it was about 65-70 degrees and windy). Hopefully, I can find a Columbia jacket that can perform the way I need. Pros: Good for short periods in the rain, Good fit in the body, Good for rain on warmer days to keep cool Cons: Waterproofing did not hold up to constant moisture, the hood is too big, the sleeve lining is too loose and sticks out the wrist bands (a common issue with all my Columbia Jackets)
Date published: 2018-09-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by SSonny from Very nice rain jacket As I said above, great watertight jacket for summer. Doesn't sweat you to death but keeps you dry...highly recommend for fishing, casual wear and every day use. Highly recommend
Date published: 2018-08-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by scubasteve57 from Great rain gear for warm weather or to layer over a polartec Light weight comfortable rain gear to keep you dry in warm weather activities.
Date published: 2018-08-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by Jenn12345 from Great product and at even better price!! Great jacket at an EXCELLENT value. We purchased these jackets for a trip to the Northeast and Nova Scotia. The material keeps us dry, but is breathable and comfortable. Great quality! Highly recommended!!
Date published: 2018-07-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by DLGR from Love this Jacket Jacket is wonderful, packable for travel
Date published: 2018-06-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by MichaelR from The Watertight II Jacket - A Great Year Round Jacket I live in the Pacific Northwest where it rains a lot and the average temperature is mild, so to have a lightweight jacket that you can wear year round that is waterproof and breathes is ideal. The nicest thing about this lightweight jacket is its ability to breathe. When I are moving around in it and my body is starting to warm up, I am not sweating in the jacket like with others that I have had because of Columbia's Omni - Tech design which makes the jacket waterproof, but also breathable. I also like that the jacket has a hood that lays nicely on the back with easy access to it, that it goes well with jeans or slacks and that it is very reasonably priced. This is my second Watertight II jacket and it is my year round go to jacket.
Date published: 2018-06-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by Dadman from Best Rain Coat Ever This is absolutely the best raincoat I have ever owned. Fit is perfect and it keeps me dry and wind free. I take it everywhere. I am going to buy another in a different color I like it so much. The size can be hard to find but I have found several on the Web site. Also a rewards member saved shipping, gotta love that.
Date published: 2018-05-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by DanBode from Perfect I couldn't be happier with my rain coat. It is perfect for Florida weather and is 100% waterproof just like it says. I was working in the pouring down rain with wind and the water and it doesn't get through. You can even have your arm in water on your window ledge without the water soaking through. The jacket is very breathable and just all around comfortable even in the hottest of days. Thank you for such a quality product.
Date published: 2018-05-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by BEASTfromEAST from Great! Stayed Dry!!! Did not have to worry about getting wet at all.
Date published: 2018-04-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by Jane60 from Great Product I bought this for my husband. He travels a good bit and needed a rain jacket that was lightweight, but durable. This jacket was perfect. It added the waterproof protection he needed without the bulk of other jackets he has had.
Date published: 2018-04-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by Buckweat17 from Très très bien Je suis très satisfaite de mon manteau merci (This review was collected as part of a promotion.)
Date published: 2018-04-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by jecsouth from Comfortable and Stylish This is a great raincoat jacket. It fits nice. It looks nice. It feels great. Highly recommend!
Date published: 2017-12-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by JimmyJet from Great lightweight rain jacket This is not a winter coat, but it is a comfortable outer layer of protection.
Date published: 2017-12-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by SheBar from Waterproof wear The jacket fits well and dies a great job of keeping me dry
Date published: 2017-11-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by Shanerz from Great all round jacket. I liked this rain jacket so much I got a second. Excellent rain protection and still breathes. It’s great for spring/fall by itself or over a fleece in colder weather.
Date published: 2017-10-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by Tony406 from Keeps the rain out! The rain falls off like a waxed car! Very nice for fall wet weather! If you have big shoulders go for the 4x instead of the 3x
Date published: 2017-10-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by RedskinMike from GREAT BUY! Lightweight rain jacket suitable for all but winter wear. Multiple pocket options; velcro and zipper fasterners for jacket and sleeves. Waterproof as promised. Would also make a good wind jacket.
Date published: 2017-09-01
Rated 4 out of 5 by seamallowance from Keeps rain out, keeps sweat in. While this jacket has the breathability of a Hefty garbage bag, it does keep you dry, more or less. For this price, Gore Tex it ain't. And although this garment is admittedly at a killer price-point, it is missing common, expected features such as shock cord around the waist, an inside pocket or even a #8 coil zipper. (It appears to be a #5 or low quality) However, if you're looking for a rain jacket in larger sizes at a low price, this one will work fine, just with fewer features.
Date published: 2017-08-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by jdrobicha from Best raincoat I have been looking for quality a raincoat, and I found it! This coat sheds water, and is very breathable. Not too hot, even on warm humid days. I bought a 3XL, and found it to fit a bit big. This works out great so I can wear a sweater on cold night. Excellent! (This review was collected as part of a promotion.)
Date published: 2017-07-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by MacTiger from Used in Ireland Purchased this jacket for a trip to Ireland. The jacket was perfect. Fit as I had hoped and kept me dry the entire time. We walked the Cliffs of Moher three times from the fishing village of Doolin to the Cliffs visitor center (3hr walk). Rain and sun mix were the norms. Weight and quality of jacket could not have been better. The jacket was the best investment I made for the trip.
Date published: 2017-06-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by SomeGuyInNYC from Does what it says. If you're looking for a lightweight waterproof jacket, this one is as good as advertised. I was worried about being too warm in the jacket when I'm not out in the elements (like waiting in a subway station) but that really hasn't been the case so far. Also, the very large side pockets are a plus. I will say that it does run a bit large (I bought the same size as my Columbia winter coat which fits true to size), especially the hood, so be aware.
Date published: 2017-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by VTShane1 from Excellent Value and Quality I am a 3XL and it is difficult to find a jacket for a big man that has style and hasn't just been pattern-graded up from a slim style. This jacket is one of the best I have ever owned and completely waterproof. I will buy other colors and you should too!
Date published: 2017-05-31
Rated 4 out of 5 by Oilblr from Great travel jacket Bought this as jacket for travel. Nice and light and packs well. I followed the advice given previously and ordered a size up from normal. Only thing it is missing is a two way zipper but don't see those much anymore. (This review was collected as part of a promotion.)
Date published: 2017-05-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by tjgill37 from Excellent Jacket Very lightweight and comfortable. Great in the rain. Only complaint is the hood is a little large and keeps falling over my eyes. (This review was collected as part of a promotion.)
Date published: 2017-04-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by elgreco from Great lightweight rain jacket So, I am bit on the heavy side but the sizing, to my relief, was spot on. It functions as desgined...keeps the inner clothes dry even in a downpour. I am pleased because it did what I wanted it to do. The price was great and I like supporting a local company. As for the technical side: the zipper is smooth and efficient, no jerking necessary. The hood works great and it has functional pockets. What's not to like about this jacket?
Date published: 2017-04-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by NOLA from Everything I was looking for I bought this jacket one size up from what I normally wear just to make sure it would fit because of ordering online, I normally wear a 3X but I got a 4X and it fits just right it's not to big. I've already had the chance to use it in the rain and it work just like they say it does. I love how light weight it is, it makes it feel like you aren't even wearing it. I'm thinking about buying another one in a different color.
Date published: 2017-04-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by Raebean from Outstanding Great jacket. Light weight go anywhere jacket. Great styling and comfort. Will be great on the boat or golfing. Love it.
Date published: 2017-04-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by yakov from good i recommend this product,very good
Date published: 2017-04-01
Rated 3 out of 5 by Rugby3 from Needs upgrades I bought this after returning the Columbia Dr Downpour jacket, which was not available in 3XL and whose 2XL was too snug. There was a small difference in price, but the practicality was considerably less. The fabric and fit were fine but my chief grouses about the Watertight are that the hood does not stow away and there are only two side pockets. There are no inside ones, no breast pockets,all of which are offered on the Downpour. The front is zippered with minimal Velcro patches - no press studs. All in all, a cheaper, less useful version.
Date published: 2016-12-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by Maven302 from Best Rain Jacket Ever!!!! Okay, so I am an Eagle Scout and I have done my fair share of camping and other outdoor activities and I always wanted a real good rain gear meaning jacket and pants so I don't need to wear a poncho or carry an umbrella. I bought a rain jacket from another online retailer and it was Columbia and it was on sale for $29.99 with free shipping. Well the second time I wore the jacket I ended up breaker the zipper so I called Columbia Customer Service and I sent it back to them and in return I got store credit so I bought the newest rain jacket and it was much better made and when it rains I always get hot but the new jacket is very breathable so I don't sweat. I am very please with Columbia and their products, nice to see a company stand behind what they sell. I am now buying two 3-1 winter coats for my son and I. One last thing is that I wear a 3XL and Columbia had that size and it fits perfectly. Faithful Customer!!!!
Date published: 2016-12-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by luddy from Perfect All-Round Rain Jacket I have only owned this jacket for about a week now but, it has already saved me in a sudden rain storm. Just as I was leaving work, the skies opened up and poured every ounce of moisture the clouds had been holding that day. I had received this jacket in the mail only the day prior to replace my previous rain jacket that was a pretty heavy one that utilized Gore-Tex. I love Gore-Tex but, it can get mighty hot and sweaty under a garment using it as the membrane. Again, that previous jacket was made for colder weather. This day was a warmer day and I had luckily tossed my new Columbia Watertight II into my backpack as a precaution. This jacket is perfect for a warmer climate rainy day. It is lightweight but, by no means is it wimpy in the face of weather created adversity. This jacket took everything weather threw at it and more. I had to walk a good distance that day, while carrying a heavy backpack full of work-related stuff. I really like that this Watertight II has a mesh lining; I've found that most jackets that have the raw membrane material inside tend to become annoying and sweaty as time goes on. The more activity you do in jackets like that make life miserable sometimes. With a mesh lining, the end user has a better experience with the jacket because it will not stick to the skin and it does reduce sweat significantly. True to Columbia's word, it is 100% waterproof in my limited usage. I completely believe that this jacket will not have any issues in the future. I totally rely on Columbia products and have never had a reason to mistrust them. They have never steered me in the wrong direction.
Date published: 2016-11-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by NewEngland603 from Great Quality Love this rain jacket. Keeps me completely dry during the heavy rain storms here in New England. Jacket fits great
Date published: 2016-10-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by Jcroz from Keeps you dry Keeps you dry and packs up nice and small. I wish there were some more pockets - at least one inside pocket.
Date published: 2016-10-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by OBXguy from Lightweight but tough Great lightweight rain jacket. Awesome color options. Very comfortable. Packs down small. Very happy FYI order a size larger.
Date published: 2016-10-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by cool86 from Let it rain! This rain coat is great in the summer and spring for those heavy rain pours. Its very lightweight and has very good breathability. And u can store it anywhere because u can fold the whole coat into a pocket witch is a nice feature.
Date published: 2016-07-27
Rated 1 out of 5 by phochief from Not waterproof My son and I both purchased this jacket for a two week trip overseas and wanted to make sure we had a good rain jacket. This jacket leaked at the seams during a mild rain and the hood also leaked and is too large. Pulling the hood strings didn't help stop it from covering my eyes.
Date published: 2016-07-04
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