Best Waterproof Gardening Gloves 2021

Tuesday, 23 February 2021  |  Sean

Plenty of us can't wait to get back out into the garden, and if we have to garden in wet weather, so be it. Thankfully, there is a wide range of waterproof gardening gloves that can be used to plant bulbs, strim your grass or deal with overgrown weeds and thorns. This guide has been created to help you find the Best Waterproof Gardening Gloves, ensuring that you can stay dry while out in the garden.

Find Your Ideal Waterproof Gardening Gloves

You might know what you want your gardening gloves for, and if that is the case, click on the below link to head on down to the gloves of your choice. If not, you can scroll down and view all of the best waterproof gloves available today.


Best All-Round Waterproof Gardening Gloves

Winner: Skytec Argon Waterproof Thermal Gloves

Skytec Argon Waterproof Thermal Gloves

Why We Love Them...

 Super thick and warm winter gardening gloves with a waterproof lining
 Include a double fleece lining for superior warmth
 Offer enough grip and flexibility for grabbing tools, equipment and materials
 Thick enough to protect against moderate mechanical risks

Perfect For...

Digging, planting and weeding
 Use in wet and thermal weather
 Digging, planting, clearing shrubbery and more

Not the Best For...

Operating gardening machinery (See our solution)
 Higher dexterity work (See our solution)
 Thorn handling (See our solution)

Editor's Verdict: The Skytec Argon Gloves use a double fleece lining to provide a good level of warmth, while the waterproof lining keeps your hands warm in freezing conditions. The gloves are fairly thick for mechanical protection, ideal for most gardening tasks.


Best Thermal Waterproof Gardening Gloves

Winner: Ejendals Tegera 295 Waterproof Thermal Work Gloves

Ejendals Tegera 295 Waterproof Thermal Work Gloves

Why We Love Them...

 Use a Thinsulate lining to provide a combination of dexterity and warmth
 Gloves are fully waterproof for use in rainy weather
 Highly flexible for using tools and machinery
 Good mechanical protection for handling thorns, twigs and shrubbery

Perfect For...

 Working with brambles, weeds, plants and more
Clearing brambles, thorns and holly
 Use in wet and cold weather

Not the Best For...

 Heavy duty gardening work See our solution)
 Handling wood and timber (See our solution)
 Working with extremely sharp thorns (See our solution)

Editor's Verdict: The Ejendals Tegera 295 Waterproof Thermal Gloves use a Thinsulate lining to provide outstanding warmth in cold weather, while also providing the dexterity for more precise handling tasks. The gloves are fully waterproof, ensuring protection in rainy weather.


Best Thornproof Waterproof Gardening Gloves

Winner: MaxiDry Zero Thermal Waterproof Gloves 56-451

MaxiDry Zero Thermal Gloves 56-451

Why We Love Them...

 For tough gardening tasks with a water risk
 Ideal for use in the yard and shed thanks to good oil resistance
 Thermal for use in wet working conditions
 Reinforced grip ideal for handling tools and materials

Perfect For...

 General gardening tasks in wet and cold weather
 Refilling your lawn mower with fuel thanks to oil resistant palms
 For using with thorns and other sharp items

Not the Best For...

 Handling wood and timber (See our solution)
 High dexterity work (See our solution)
 Lower risk gardening (See our solution)

Editor's Verdict: The MaxiDry Zero Thermal Waterproof Gloves 56-451 offer outstanding protection against water and the cold, while also ensuring good resistance against thorns. This makes the gloves well suited to wet weather work while handling roses and other sharp plants.


Best Tough Heavy Duty Waterproof Gardening Gloves

Winner: Snickers Thermal Waterproof Extreme Weather Gloves

Snickers Thermal Waterproof Extreme Weather Gloves 9579

Why We Love Them...

Outstanding thermal and waterproof gardening gloves
 Extra-tough for handling rough and coarse items
 Uses a Hipora lining for cold and water resistance
 Tough design can handle pretty much anything your garden throws at them

Perfect For...

 Tough gardening jobs in harsh weather conditions
Outstanding protection against thorns and sharp items
 Planting, bulbing, digging, using tools and more

Not the Best For...

 High dexterity gardening (See our solution)
 Low risk gardening work (See our solution)
 Use in warmer working conditions (See our solution)

Editor's View: The Snickers Thermal Waterproof Extreme Weather Gloves are among the toughest gardening gloves available, using a Hipora gardening and a brushed lining for outstanding mechanical protection. The gloves are thermal and waterproof, suitable for handling wood, timber work, planting, digging and other gardening work.


Best Waterproof Gardening Gloves for Planting, Bulbing, Weeding and More

Winner: Briers Seed and Weed Gardening Gloves

Briers Seed and Weed Gardening Gloves

Why We Love Them...

 Seamless and breathable liner ideal for warmer work
 Includes a waterproof nitrile liner for use in wet weather
 High dexterity ideal for more low risk gardening tasks
 Good nitrile coating can protect against moderate garden risks

Perfect For...

 Wet weather work in the garden
 Low risk jobs like planting, bulbing and more
 Digging around in soil and using gardening tools

Not the Best For...

 Use in cold weather (See our solution)
 Handling timber and more (See our solution)
 Protecting against thorns (See our solution)

Editor's Verdict: The Briers Seed and Weed Gardening Gloves are thin and flexible waterproof gardening gloves which can be used for low risk gardening jobs. They are particularly well suited to low risk wet work such as planting bulbs, weeding your garden and using lawn mowers and spades.


Best Waterproof Gardening Rigger Gloves

Winner: Portwest A720 Sibieria Cold Store Gloves

Portwest A750 Siberia Cold Store Gloves

Why We Love Them...

 Tough rigger gloves for cold and wet weather
 Can be used to handle rough and coarse items such as wood
 Insulatex lining ensures protection against water
Tough and durable gloves designed to last rigorous use

Perfect For...

 Handling wet, damp and cold items
 Tough work such as logging, DIY, forestry, yard work and more
 Working with heavy duty tools and equipment

Not the Best For...

 High dexterity work (See our solution)
Full submersion in deep water (See our solution)
Handling thorns or brambles (See our solution)

Editor's Verdict: Finally, the Portwest A720 Siberia Cold Store Gloves are tough rigger gloves that are designed to protect against the cold and water, while their tough nitrile lining is ideal for handling coarse items such as wood and timber. The gloves don't offer the best dexterity, however can be used for tasks such as digging and weed pulling. 

View the Full Range

If you haven't found what you are looking for here, then don't worry as we have a full range of Gardening Gloves on our website. Alternatively, you can view our range of Winter Gardening Gloves, a category full of thermal and waterproof gardening gloves for harsher weather.

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