Stay cool all summer long with these lightweight tank tops

Stylish, comfortable options starting as low as $5.
Athleta; Old Navy
By Camryn La Sala

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While there are plenty of wonderful things about summertime — going to the beach, eating delicious ice cream or hanging out in the pool — the heat isn't always one of them. To keep yourself from getting hot and bothered, consider adding a few quality tank tops to your wardrobe.

Whether you're in the market for a camisole or a workout tank top, we've got plenty of options on our list that will keep you cool and comfortable all summer long. The best part? Many of our picks are budget-friendly too.

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Racerback Tanks

1. Next Level Apparel Racerback Tank Top

This racerback tank top is Amazon's No. 1 bestseller and has over 1,500 verified reviews. Available in dozens of colors and a wide range of sizes, customers note the top's durability. "This tank top is so comfy I got several in different colors," said one reviewer. "I have worn and washed (the tank top) many times, and (it) has held up incredible."

2. Shop DorDor Jersey Knit Scoop Neck Tank Top

If you're looking for something a little more loose-fitting, consider this scoop-neck tank top that's made with soft, jersey-knit material. It's less than $20 and comes in a variety of different colors, including mustard yellow, turquoise and black.

3. Old Navy Rib-Knit Tank Top

Old Navy's top-rated rib-knit tank is great on its own or layered underneath another blouse or sweater. Either way, the comfortable top has a 4.6-star rating and has over 5,300 reviews on the retailer's website. And it's currently on sale for $7, thanks to the brand's Fourth of July sale!

4. Athleta Renew Racerback Tank

If you're looking for a racerback tank top with a high neck, you'll love this fitted option from Athleta. It comes in eight different colors, but we love this crisp white shade since it will match any bottoms.

Camisole Tops

1. Old Navy Fitted Cami

Camisole tops are great for layering, but if you live in an area with a hot climate, they're great on their own too. This one from Old Navy has over 4,500 reviews and a 4.6-rating. It comes in four different nude shades and basic colors like black, white and gray.

2. Blencot Button Down V-Neck Strappy Tank Top

If you're looking for something a little bit more trendy, consider this button-down v-neck tank top with thin straps. It's Amazon's No. 1 bestseller in the women's tank tops and camis category and has over 1,400 verified reviews.

3. Express Best Loved Bra Cami

This camisole from Express has a built-in bra and adjustable spaghetti straps for a custom fit. It's currently 40% off and has almost 1,300 reviews on the brand's website.

4. Hanes Stretch Cotton Cami with Built-in Shelf Bra

Hanes offers another great cami with a built-in bra. The cotton tank has over 1,100 verified reviews on Amazon and is available in six different colors, including black, gray, navy blue, light pink, white and turquoise.

5. 32 Degrees Flowy Relaxed Cami with Built-in Shelf Bra

This flowy camisole from Amazon is unique because the built-in bra includes cups for added support. It's also made with soft, lightweight material that's breathable enough for a summer workout.

6. Old Navy Tie-Front V-Neck Cami

Consider this tie-front V-neck cami from Old Navy for a more dressy look. It would look great with a pair of shorts or a skirt and your favorite pair of summer sandals.

High-Neck Tank Tops

1. Mafulus High-Neck Tank Top

This high-neck tank top from Amazon is a simple piece that will quickly become a staple in your closet. It has a slouchy fit and is available in over 20 different designs and colors.

2. Sherosa Casual Spaghetti Strap High-Neck Tank Top

Available in a variety of colors and prints, this affordable style has a halter-like design that can comfortably dress up your favorite pair of shorts.

3. Athleta Essence Twist Tank

Designed for working out, this high-neck tank is also versatile enough to wear while you lounge around the house or run errands. Either way, this is a great summer top for any closet.

Workout Tank Tops

1. Icyzone Activewear Workout Racerback Tank Top (Set of 3)

Score a set of three workout tank tops for just $19.99. The Amazon bestseller has over 3,900 verified reviews. It's made with a lightweight, stretch fabric that wicks away moisture to keep you cool during your workout.

2. Lululemon Swiftly Tech Racerback Tank Top

Designed for running and training, this option from Lululemon is worth the splurge. It's made with a unique fabric that inhibits the growth of odor-causing bacteria and has mesh panels strategically placed in high sweat areas to promote breathability.

3. Old Navy Breathe On Tie-Back Performance Tank Top

For a more affordable option, consider this tie-back performance tank top from Old Navy. You can ties it up while you train and untie it for a looser fit afterward. It's made with a lightweight jersey material that's soft to the touch and super comfortable.

4. Athleta Oxygen Tank

This tank top's unique stitching provides extra airflow and provides a stylish design. The form-fitting silhouette is made with Spandex and nylon to move with your body during the most intense workouts.

Plus-Size Tank Tops

1. Amazon Essentials Plus-Tank Top

This scoop-neck tank top from Amazon Essentials is a great closet staple. It's made with a comfortable cotton blend fabric and available in seven versatile shades.

2. Maner Plus-Size Pleated Cami with Beaded Straps

Dress things up a bit this summer with this pleated cami with beaded straps. The plus-size tank top comes in dark gray, light peach, navy blue and more summery colors.

3. Athleta Plus-Size Uptempo Tank

The Athleta Plus-Size Uptempo Tank is great if you know you'll be breaking a sweat. It's technically made for yogis but can totally be worn off the yoga mat. Its made with a soft, lightweight fabric and has a draped silhouette for a flattering fit.

4. Tek Gear Plus-Size Performance Tank Top

If you're looking for a new workout shirt but don't want to spend a lot of money, consider this Tek Gear Performance tank top from Kohl's. Available in a wide range of prints and colors, the cute top is on sale for just $11.99 right now.

5. 32 Degrees Plus-Size Cool Bra Relaxed Cami

This plus-size camisole is versatile and a great value. It features a supportive, wire-free built-in bra and adjustable straps for the perfect fit.

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