Blue dial watches are as on-trend as ever. Over the last couple of years, we have seen more blue dals than ever before. They’re stylish, versatile enough for pairing with all sorts of attire, and never tire of their timeless aesthetic. Not only do blue dial watches add a new dimension to mixing color with the lustrous shades of platinum, white gold, and titanium, but some are enjoyed as sporty classics.
Take a look at this guide featuring 20 of the best blue dial watches on the current market. Will your favorite be the iconic TAG Heuer Montblanc, the Panerai Luminor – a favorite from the 50s, or the ocean-ready Seamaster 300M from Omega?
Breitling Navitimer B01 Chronograph 46 AB0127211C1A1
Dressed in Breitling’s Aurora blue tones, this Navitimer 1 watch incorporates the slide rule bezel into its design, enabling you to perform pilot calculations with its slick bidirectional bezel and butter-smooth push-pieces. The blue dial of this watch features three silvered chronograph counters within its 46mm steel case with a screw-down crown and two gaskets. It also comes on this steel bracelet for elevating smart attire to another level. Behind its blue dial lies the Breitling 01 Manufacture. A self-winding chronograph caliber is put on show through a sapphire-backed case.
Bremont Jaguar D-Type D-TYPE/BL
This Blue Bremont watch is inspired by the iconic design of the Jaguar D-Type and is limited to 300 pieces worldwide, making it a desirable investment piece to own. Its bi-compax dial is accompanied by brushed nickel sub-dials and a tachymeter scale, all framed inside a 43mm satin-finished steel case made from Bremont’s exclusive Trip-Tick case construction.
The BE-50AE self-winding movement inside this blue watch is a self-winding chronometer-certified engine that will deliver a 42-hour power reserve while encased behind a flat crystal caseback (integrated with 100-meter water resistance). The blue dial is an homage to the racing team that won the Le Mans 24 Hours in 1956 and 1957 – the Ecurie Ecosse.
Glashutte Original Seventies Chronograph Panorama Date 1-37-02-03-02-30
Blue dial watches have never been more stylish. Take, for example, this Glashutte Original watch with a captivating galvanized blue display encased inside a cushioned square-shaped profile. The enlarged black date feature above the 6 o’clock location is legible and adds to the retro-inspired aesthetics of this sporty chronograph from the company’s Vintage collection. The blue watch comes complete with some nice touches like a double G logo-engraved screw-down crown and a Louisiana Alligator leather strap in a matching blue color.
Gucci Men’s watch GG2570
This classic gent’s Gucci watch comes in a stunning blue shade while demonstrating that less really is more in some situations. The baton indexes representing the hour track are sharp and bold, combining effortlessly with a set of chunky central hands. The appliques on the blue dial have been treated with luminosity to aid reading the time at night. This watch has a smart stainless steel bracelet with a folding clasp. This men’s Gucci watch also comes equipped with a useful date aperture at 3 o’clock for keeping on track of all those important days throughout the month.
Omega Seamaster Diver 300M Co-Axial Chronometer Chronograph 21030445106001
Seamaster Diver 300M watches are rugged and powerful. Expertly engineered by some of the world’s most talented watchmakers, this diving watch comes with striking blue accents against a sun-brushed PVD chrome-colored ceramic display.
The dial has received an exquisite laser-engraved wave effect. The injections of blue, however, are what really make this Omega watch so special. The unidirectional rotating bezel, central hands, and the trims around each sub-counter have all received a splash of Omega’s exclusive blue treatment, tying its design in nicely with an ocean-diving vibe.
Hamilton Jazzmaster Maestro Auto Chrono H32576141
Hamilton does blue watches just as well as any other watchmaker on the market, and the brand’s iconic Jazzmaster collection is the perfect place to demonstrate it. The colorful watch features a vivid deep blue dial adorned with chronograph counters placed at 12 and 6 o’clock. If you like your chronographs but prefer a classic look instead of a sporty one, this Hamilton Jazzmaster balances traditional influences with a modern touch perfectly. The large and legible day-date feature at 3 o’clock is an attractive feature on this design, controlled by Hamilton’s H-21 movement.
Patek Philippe Twenty-4 4910/10A
This ultra-feminine quartz watch for ladies embodies the Patek Philippe style within its rectangular-shaped case. The design is completed with a mesmerizing blue dial and vertically placed diamonds that scintillate in the light. The steel case of this blue watch from the Twenty-4 collection is also set with diamonds, creating a lavish finish upon the wrist. If you’re a lady and like colored watches, this Patek Philippe watch with blue dial is a stylish, sparkling addition to your collection.
Hublot Classic Fusion Blue Titanium 511.NX.7170.LR
For a lightweight alternative to steel, try this titanium watch from Hublot’s Classic Fusion collection, complete with a stunning blue dial. Even by today’s standards, this is a broad watch. Its 45mm case is completed with six screws fixed to its bezel, creating an almost industrial-inspired look. Make no mistake about it; this Hublot watch means business.
To counterbalance its powerful-looking case construction, the blue dial of this Hublot watch features a classic three-handed layout and a date located at 3 o’clock. A self-winding movement powers this blue watch for guaranteeing accuracy tuned to the movement of your wrist.
TAG Heuer Monaco CAW211P.FC6356
The sporty TAG Heuer Monaco is a beloved classic revered worldwide for its aesthetic, which pays tribute to the Monaco Grand Prix. Ground-breaking design elements inside a distinctive case design have made the Monaco as popular as it is today, not to mention its signature square-shaped sub-dials set against an alluring blue dial.
This chronograph watch also boasts red accents seen in the chronograph hands. Powered by the Calibre 11 which provides a power reserve of 40 hours, this reliable automatic watch is a statement piece as well as an impeccable timekeeping tool for wearing at the races.
Rado Hyperchrome R32115213
This 48mm Rado watch with an eye-catching blue dial is crafted from a monobloc piece of the brand’s high-tech ceramic. Rado Hyperchrome watches are loved for their durability and their comfortable feel against the skin. The blue dial of this automatic Rado watch features shard-like hour markers and crisply carved central hands for easy time referencing. The date window at 3 o’clock is dressed against a white background to enhance legibility.
Tissot Powermatic 80 T101.407.11.041.00
With a classic and simple design, this steel 39mm Tissot watch with a blue dial is the perfect wristwatch for an on-the-go lifestyle. Its simple three-handed format clearly and precisely presents the hours, minutes, and seconds. A date window at 3 o’clock will enable you to keep track of those important days throughout the month.
Plus, its stylish stainless steel bracelet is perfect for pairing with your favorite suit. The Powermatic 80 Calibre was one of Tissot’s biggest breakthroughs in their history of manufacturing mechanical wristwatches. It provides an impressive 80-hour power reserve once fully wound.
Longines Flagship Ladies L42744966
Ladies love blue dials too, and you can’t get more classic than the elegant Flagship collection from Longines. This stainless steel watch measures 26mm in diameter, making it perfect for even the most slender of wrists. The rich blue tones on the dial communicate perfectly with the minute, second and hour hands, as well as the mix of stick indexes and Arabic numerals around the hour track. The L595/592 self-winding movement at the center of this watch is put on show through a sapphire-backed case.
Oris Williams Day-Date 01735774041550782450S
Oris Williams watches are a tribute to the brand’s collaboration with the Williams Formula 1 Team in 2003. The range launched in 2015 and was a testament to the speed, power, and technology of a Williams race car. Dressed in satin blue tones and injected with a vibrant touch of red seen in the second hand, this Oris watch with blue dial combines the convenience of a day and date feature with an automatic movement – the Oris 735 Calibre.
Nomos Glashutte Zurich World Time Midnight Blue No. 807
This blue Nomos watch is a new addition to the Zurich line. It launched this year clothed in a sumptuous midnight blue dial. Inside the 40mm steel case is the NOMOS caliber 5201, integrated with the brand’s exclusive Swing System.
You can travel the world in style with this blue dial watch. It features a bidirectional winding rotor and a beautiful tempered blue balance spring. Completed on a stylish black leather strap, this Nomos Zurich watch is the ultimate companion for travel, business, and leisure.
Bvlgari Octo Roma Watch 102856
Bvlgari is another watch manufacturer who likes to do things with a touch of color too. The blue wristwatch is characterized by a distinct octagonal-shaped stainless steel case and angular lugs that lead to a matching steel bracelet. The 12 and 6 o’clock markers are represented in Arabic numerals for enhanced legibility. This watch design is a blend of Italian creativity and Swiss mastery. It’s powered by the automatic winding, BVL 191, complete with côtes de Genève decoration, chamfering, and snailed finishing.
Montblanc Heritage Chronometrie 116481
Watches from Montblanc’s Heritage collection are chronometer-certified timepieces inspired by the 1940s and ’50s. This blue dial has been finished in a sunray effect and features a mixture of stick indexes and Arabic numerals. Every leather strap crafted by hand at Montblanc has its own unique story to tell. Montblanc is committed to making every timepiece feel individual. This 40mm men’s watch with blue dial is powered by the caliber MB 24.09 movement and secures to the wrist with a traditional buckle-style clasp.
Panerai Luminor 44mm PAM01058
With a stainless steel case that seamlessly integrates with a set of lugs attached to a rugged bracelet, this perfectly balanced design melds 1950’s style with an iconic cushion-shaped case. Like all watches from the collection, this Panerai Luminor blue dial watch is somewhere in between a circular dial and a square one.
It became a collectible timepiece during the stainless steel sports watch craze and is still hugely in demand today. Its sophisticated blue dial is equipped with a small second sub-dial at 9, a date window at 3, and plenty of luminescence to assist with reading the time in dark conditions. An in-house caliber for uncompromised accuracy powers this Panerai watch.
Baume & Mercier Clifton Club 104133
If you like sporty designs without the chronograph features, this Baume & Mercier Clifton Club watch with blue dial is ideal. It features a neon orange coated central second hand accompanied by luminous plots around the hour track and legible central hour and minute hands. This is a quartz watch with a simple date feature. As it strips straightforward timekeeping back to basics, this blue dial watch won’t let you down, whether you wear it to the board room or a soccer game.
Vacheron Constantin Overseas Chronograph 5500V/110A-B148
Vacheron Constantin has produced some of the most complex timepieces in the entire world. This chronograph watch on a blue dial from the Overseas collection is the perfect mix of understated and sporty. It features a trio of chronograph dials at 3, 6, and 9 o’clock, alongside a date aperture at 4:30. Perfect for adding to a smart suit and tie ensemble, this Overseas Chronograph is equipped with a steel bracelet for around-the-clock comfort. You can, however, change the strap over to a dark blue leather band for a pared-down look.
Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe 5100 1140 O52A
For diving enthusiasts, it has to be the Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe from Blancpain, dressed in ultra-sleek blue tones. A Unidirectional satin-brushed steel bezel with a ceramic insert will enable you to keep precise track of remaining dive time. At the same time, the Calibre 1150 beats away effortlessly inside a 38mm stainless steel case.
For a diver’s tool, the case of this blue dial watch is appealingly slim. With 300-meter water resistance, lume markers and hands, and a robust anti-glare sapphire crystal glass lens, you’re sure to find everything you need in this stylish watch that reflects the ocean’s colors in the design.