Zumiez is the place for snow outerwear, offering a wide array of snowboarding jackets from the hottest brands like 686, Aperture and more!
The water-resistance and breathability ratings on snowboard outerwear is simple, the higher the number, the more water-resistance or breathable the product is.
At Zumiez, snowboard jackets and pants are available in a variety of water-resistance and breathability ratings, from 3k to 20k. Jackets and pants with a waterproof rating between 3K to 8K are ideal if you are snowboarding in very dry conditions, with little chance of rain or snow. 10K waterproofing is best suited for an average day of snowboarding, with light-to-mid precipitation, while 15K waterproofing is optimal for heavy snow, or mild rain. 20K waterproofing will keep you dry in seriously wet conditions, ideal for storm riding all day long.