Nokian WetProof

Dry Grip 91%
Wet Grip 95%
Road Feedback 73%
Handling 90%
Wear 93%
Comfort 85%
Buy again 89%

The Nokian WetProof is a Premium Touring Summer tyre designed to be fitted to Passenger Car

This tyre replaced the Nokian Line

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Tyre review data from 8 tyre reviews averaging 88% over 9,600 miles driven.

Latest Group Test Results

2020 New 17 Inch Summer Tyre Test - 5th of 10 tyres

  • Positive - Good dry braking, low noise.
  • Negative - Average wet performance with front axle overheating.

2020 Gute Fahrt SUV Summer Tyre Test - 4th of 8 tyres

  • Positive - Very short dry braking, good in the wet, low rolling resistance.
  • Negative - Poor aquaplaning resistance.
  • Overall - Good - The winter specialist Nokian is now performing well in summer testing!

2020 Auto Express Summer Tyre Test - 3rd of 10 tyres

  • Overall - Nokian Wetproof was last year's SUV tyre test winner has another good showing in 2020
Size Fuel Wet Noise Weight
175/65 R14 82T   C A 66  
195/50 R15 82V   B A 68  
185/55 R15 86H   B A 66  
195/55 R15 85H   C A 68  
195/60 R15 88V   C A 68  
205/60 R15 91V   C A 68  
175/65 R15 84H   C A 66  
195/65 R15 91V   B A 68  
195/45 R16 84V   C A 68  
215/45 R16 90V   B A 68  
205/50 R16 87V   C A 68  
195/55 R16 87H   C A 68  
205/55 R16 94W   B A 68  
205/55 R16 94V   B A 68  
205/55 R16 91W   E A 68  
205/55 R16 91V   C A 68  
205/55 R16 91H   C A 68  
215/55 R16 97V   B A 68  
225/55 R16 99W   B A 68  
195/60 R16 89H   B A 68  
205/60 R16 96V   B A 68  
215/60 R16 99H   C A 68  
215/60 R16 99V   C A 68  
215/45 R17 91W   C A 68  
205/50 R17 93W   B A 68  
215/50 R17 95V   C A 68  
225/50 R17 98V   C A 68  
205/55 R17 95V   B A 68  
215/55 R17 94V   C A 68  
215/50 R18 92W          
195/55 R20 95H   B A 68  

Questions and Answers for the Nokian WetProof

2020-01-29 - Which tyre is best: good year efg or conti premium 6 or hankook ventus prime3 or nokian wetproof or turanza t005?

If you look at the test results on the website, you will find both the Continental PremiumContact 6 and Bridgestone Turanza T005 have won multiple tests in the last few years.

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Size Price Range  
175/65 R14 £40.30 - £43.85 (9 Prices) Compare Prices >>
185/65 R15 £51.12 - £53.29 (9 Prices) Compare Prices >>
195/50 R15 £50.95 - £52.60 (8 Prices) Compare Prices >>
205/60 R16 £68.05 - £87.59 (17 Prices) Compare Prices >>
215/45 R16 £101.40 - £104.69 (6 Prices) Compare Prices >>
215/50 R17 £86.80 - £93.69 (8 Prices) Compare Prices >>
235/55 R18 £90.02 - £90.02 (1 Prices) Compare Prices >>
Available in 46 tyre sizes - View all.

Top Nokian WetProof Review

Given 70% while driving a Renault Fluence (205/60 R16 H) on a combination of roads for 3,000 easy going miles
its not quite its noisy like 71 db tyres
84 - tyre reviewed on October 5, 2019   

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Given 90% while driving a Skoda (195/50 R15 V) on a combination of roads for 1,000 average miles
I have switched from GY EG Performance (reviewed) and had pretty good experience with winter WR D3 so my expectations were quite high. Since the Goodyear tyre is quite common and, in my opinion, still one of the best, I think their comparison would be handier than an attempt to become a new Melville. Dry: excellent, the Wetproof is even better than GY, especially in terms of grip; braking distances, acceleration (yes, it's more because they are fresh, but they really are better even if compared to new GY). Noticeably lower rolling resistance. Handling-wise it's a draw. Wet: as good as GY which had slightly lower rolling resistance in such conditions. Safe feeling and predictable behaviour, not prone to aquaplaning even in VERY heavy rain; deep puddles are felt but without loss of control. Tie again. Noise: quieter than GY on almost any OK-ish surface, noisier on beaten rough low-quality tarmac (pattern-derived). Significantly quieter on concrete highways. Fuel consumption / rolling resistance: personally, I don't care about fuel economy figures on EU-stickers (hardly any relation to real life experience) but I have to admit they are truly impressive in the dry and quite good in the wet. Wear: no signs of any wear yet. And I don't really care, I'd rather replace a quickly worn tyre than a heavily aged one with plenty of tread but no grip. Sadly, Continental PC5 no longer available. Positive: handling, performance in dry & wet conditions, price similar to Hankook; together cheapest among (semi-)premium tyres Negative: no rim protection but struggling to find anything else Made in St. Petersburg, not Nokia, but quality issues from WR D4 times should have been resolved long time ago, no worry then.
4 - tyre reviewed on July 14, 2020   
Given 96% while driving a Toyota MR2 mk3 Roadster (215/45 R16 V) on a combination of roads for 1,800 spirited miles
Toyota MR2 roadster 2004, This is the second time I have purchased Nokian tyres and I am not disappointed, the car feels as if itís on rails in wet weather and there is great steering feel, done about 1800 miles on them so far with no issues I previously had Nokian line which I loved and had done about 36000 on before changing but there was no stock of these when changing so bought wetproof instead. You can really transform the handling of a car by picking the correct tyre
3 - tyre reviewed on July 4, 2020   
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Given 96% while driving a Toyota rav (235/55 R18 H) on mostly country roads for 1,000 spirited miles
I have bought winter tires from Nokian for my Toyota rav4 4x4 prior to buying these. Guess why .. because winter tires were insanely good. I bought my car with Bridgestone dueler tires that literally slipped over anything that was a little bit wet. In contrast, I was unable to slip these tires on wet, not to mention dry road. So far tried them on tarmac as well as gravel, dirt, grass and even mud. Never had any issues whatsoever. It's not that I am an expert in the subject, but have tested few different sets of tires from different manufacturers, and so far Nokians are my favs. Absolutely recommend.
6 - tyre reviewed on May 13, 2020   
Given 97% while driving a Fiat Panda (175/65 R14) on a combination of roads for 650 spirited miles
Excellet sumer tyres! I did about 1000km on those already. Very quiet ride (size 175/65 R14 - I can bearly hear them) comfortable on bad roads and superb handling/ cornring on both dry and wet. Very predictable tyres even when pushed hard. I really think this is the best money can buy.
4 - tyre reviewed on May 10, 2020   
Given 74% while driving a Kia Motors Soul 1.6 CDI (200/55 R16) on mostly country roads for 1,000 average miles
I wasn't happy with summer Sava HP2 so I was looking for something better for my wifes car... For a moment I wanted to go all in on Michelin or Conti, but Nokian had a great price they did well on tests. After first 1000km I am not dissapointed, they seem to be a really solid tires. They are not uhp tires, but they feel safe and predictable in all conditions.
12 - tyre reviewed on April 13, 2020   

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