When the weather warms up, everyone wants to spend more time outdoors. However, keeping little ones cool can be a challenge. Young children have a more challenging time regulating their body temperature, making them at risk of overheating. A stroller fan is a great way to keep your kids cool when strolling around in the summer.
Stroller fans are small portable fans that easily attach to a stroller. They are great for outings to the parks, spending a long day in a theme park like Disney World, or talking walks around the neighborhood. The ideal stroller fan will be safe for use around small children and have a long-lasting battery that is easily rechargeable.
WiHoo Mini Handheld Stroller Fan
The WiHoo Mini offers a unique flexible tripod design. The tripod allows you to bend the fan to any angle you want. The flexible legs allow you to secure the fan to a stroller easily, The fan is charged using a USB connection and can provide 4.5 to 10 hours of operation depending on the speed setting. With three adjustable speeds, the fan is also extremely quiet so that it won’t wake your sleeping child.
SkyGenius Clip on Mini Desk Fan
While technically this is a desk fan, it is also an excellent stroller fan option. The rechargeable battery offers 3 to 6 hours of operation, depending on the speed setting. A high-quality motor provides a sufficient breeze while remaining quiet. This clip-on fan lets you attach it to most surfaces and offers a 360-degree vertical and horizontal rotation.
Skip Hop Bladeless Stroller Fan
Keep your baby cool with the Skip Hop Bladeless fan, specially designed to be attached to strollers. The bladeless fan protects little fingers and offers three-speed settings. The fan is rechargeable is provides up to six hours of operation. A sleek universal hub easily attaches to most strollers at any angle.
KOONIE Misting Fan with Clip
This unique fan comes with two mist modes: continuous mode and Intermittent mode. A 200ml tank provides 1-2 hours of cooling mist. The rechargeable battery provides between 6 to 48 hours of operation. A versatile fan securely attaches to most surfaces. The fan offers a 360-degree vertical and horizontal rotation to keep your little one cool at all angles.
Dreambaby Deluxe EZY-Fit Clip on Fan
The attractive EZY-Fit Clip-On fan securely attaches to your stroller. The soft fins make it safe for your baby to touch while providing sufficient airflow. This fan requires two AA batteries which are not included. However, rechargeable batteries are suitable.
AMACOOL Battery Operated Stroller Fan
This mini fan was designed to clip onto most strollers easily. The 360 Degree angled fan has three speeds providing the perfect cooling breeze in any direction. A rechargeable battery lasts 2.5-10 hours, depending speed setting. The fan cover is specifically designed to protect little inquisitive fingers. Additionally, this fan is equipped with LED lights for use at night.
FRIZCOL Portable Stroller Fan
This battery-powered fan offers incredible battery life of up to 65 hours depending on the speed setting. Simply recharge the battery through a USB port to recharge. The fan also doubles as a backup power bank to charge electronic devices such as your smartphone. This small but sturdy fan has 3 different speeds designed to keep your baby cool. It also rotates 360 degrees so you can find the perfect placement on your stroller.
snawowo Portable Baby Stroller Fan
This unique stroller fan has a flexible tripod made from waterproof silicone, making it dirt-resistant, easy to clean, and more durable. The soawowo fan offers a full 360° vertical and horizontal rotation to easily adjust the fan, allowing your little one to stay cool. The long-lasting rechargeable battery lasts 4-16 hours. This small portable is easy to pack in your suitcase or backpack making it ideal for travel.
What to Look for in a Stroller Fan
A stroller fan can run between $10 and $60, making them reasonably affordable. Most lower-priced fans have shorter battery life or may require separate batteries. Whereas, the more pricey options have longer lasting batter and more options.
If you plan to use your stroller fan for travel, you may want to invest in a fan with a longer battery life. Especially if you are planning a trip to Disney or Universal where the warm weather lasts all day. Most fans will stay charged longer if you use the lowest speed setting. Choosing a fan that has a rechargeable battery will also save you the hassle of replacing batteries after a few hours of use.
Mounting and Adjustability
Three-prong adjustable legs provide an easily adjustable mount. Clip-on fans are typically best placed on stoller frames or trays.
After you attached your fan, be sure to make sure it’s secured properly.
You may want to choose a fan that swivels or rotate 360 degrees up and down and side to side.
Keep little fingers safe by looking for bladeless fans or blade cages that don’t allow baby fingers in. Foam blades are also a safe option.