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Portland Weather Forcast Oregon - The Portland weather forcast will highlight some of the climate changes that occur throughout the winter, spring, summer and fall. For the most part, the weather forcast of Portland will reveal that the winters are rather mild and wet. Snow also falls during this time, which offers great opportunities to ski at the nearby mountains. The weather forcast in Portland will alert you to the conditions of these areas that will allow you to better prepare for the slopes.

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When the summer months roll around, it is wise to check the Portland weather forcast so that you can better prepare for the high temperatures, which reach into the 90s. Weather wise, tourists will boast that the best months to visit Portland are August and September.

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Portland Interesting Facts

  • The creator of The Simpsons, Matt Groening, started out in Portland.
  • Portland was founded in 1845.
  • Portland was named after founder, Pettygrove, won a coin toss to name it after his native Portland, Maine.
  • Joseph Kelly who ran a Portland hotel in the late 1800’s would sell intoxicated young men to ship captains who needed crewmates.
  • The railroad arrived in Portland, Oregon in 1883.
  • Lumber baron Simon Benson installed drinking water fountains throughout town so workers wouldn’t drink so much and get intoxicated.
  • Portland has a population of about 530,000
  • Bud Clark, the former mayor of Portland, was the flasher in the famous “Expose Yourself to Art” poster.
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You can book your Portland Oregon hotel online here. Some Portland Oregon hotels offer up to 70% discount for online bookings.
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Portland Map

Portland Map Having a good street map of Portland Oregon is useful for planning your trip. You can use this Portland interactive street map to find any location you need.

Portland Weather

Portland WeatherYou can view a live video broadcast for the weather in Portland Oregon. Click on the image to the right for the Portland weather forcast.

Portland Photos

Sit back and watch some beautiful photos of Portland Oregon. Just click on the image below.
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