One of our fave waterproof jackets is now 40% off in the North Face summer sale

Arm yourself against those inevitable showers with this cool summer sale offer

The North Face's Mountain Q jacket
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Update: you've missed this offer, but you're in time to browse the North Face Black Friday deals.

The summer sales are here, but just because it's officially summer doesn't mean the weather is going to match. If you're thinking out heading out exploring, you'll want to bring along a quality waterproof jacket, and right now The North Face's Mountain Q jacket is up to 40% off (opens in new tab) – or for women, go for the Apex Flex jacket, with 50% off (opens in new tab)

These are just two one of many awesome deals on outdoor kit that you'll find in the North Face summer sale, which is on right now. The discounts are hefty, which means popular sizes are selling out fast, so get over there fast if you want to bag a bargain. The North Face is a regular in our outdoor kit buying guides, and makes some of the best waterproof jackets around. For more offers, head to T3's Summer Savings guide.

The Mountain Q jacket is completely waterproof and windproof, made from DryVent fabric for breathability (no point wearing a waterproof jacket if you're going to end up drowning in your own sweat), and has a super smart, streamlined cut too, with a peaked hood and elasticated cuffs. The discount you'll get depends on the colour you go for: choose from khaki green, purple, black or yellow.

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TNF Mountain Q Jacket | From £90 (was £150) at The North Face (opens in new tab)
Up to 40% off!
The Mountain Q jacket has had a major price drop right now at The North Face. It's streamlined, completely waterproof, windproof, lightweight and breathable, making it ideal for summertime adventures. Pick from a range of colours, at 30% or 40% off.

Looking for some alternatives? There are plenty to choose from. Here's out pick of the rest of the best savings from The North Face summer sale...

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TNF Women's Apex Flex Dryvent jacket | £100 (was £200) at The North Face (opens in new tab)
50% off!
This waterproof jackets is super soft and stretchy, but still completely waterproof. The high storm collar, bonded visor peak and adjustable cuffs will keep you cosy and dry, whatever the weather. Chose from Grey, Teal or Blue.

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TNF Venture II Jacket | Now £77 (was £110) at The North Face (opens in new tab)
30% off – but selling fast!
The Venture II jacket is waterproof and lightweight. The fabric is breathable and there are also underarm vents you can open if you're really getting a sweat on. There's a range of colours, but you'll need to be speedy if you want one of these as many colours and sizes are sold out already.

Ruth is currently on secondment as Sleep Editor for Tom's Guide and TechRadar. The role is an extension of her work on T3, where she ran the site's Wellness channel, which includes sleep, relaxation, yoga and general wellbeing. She was also Outdoors editor, reviewing and writing about everything from camping gear and hiking boots to mountain bikes, drones and paddle boards. She has tested more mattresses than her small flat can handle, and has had to implement a one-in-one-out pillow policy, for fear of getting smothered in the night.