Oregon Topics: Weather/Climate

Oregonians experience a wide range of climates from the rain forests of the coastal mountains collecting well over 100 inches of rain a year to the stark Alvord Desert receiving fewer than 10 inches.

The following resources include government links that document current weather conditions as well as historical weather and climate data and maps. 

eastern Oregon
The "Oregon Outback" along Highway 31 north of Valley Falls has one of Oregon's driest climates. (Oregon State Archives Photo)