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  CLIMATE OVERVIEW
  

Portland, Oregon, gets 42 inches of rain per year. The US average is 37. Snowfall is 3 inches. The average US city gets 25 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 154.

On average, there are 144 sunny days per year in Portland, Oregon. The July high is around 79 degrees. The January low is 37. Our comfort index, which is based on humidity during the hot months, is a 63 out of 100, where higher is more comfortable. The US average on the comfort index is 44.

  CLIMATEPortland, OregonUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  42.436.5
  Snowfall (in.)  3.325
  Precipitation Days  154100
  Sunny Days  144205
  Avg. July High  7986.5
  Avg. Jan. Low  36.620.5
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  6344
  UV Index  34.3
  Elevation ft.  2291,443
  CLIMATE COMMENTS
  
re: Great Place to Live - 9/29/2011
Sao, it's been a few years now... how do you feel about Portland having lived through several winters there? And I assume you are Asian (based upon your name). Do you... (read more)
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There are many things to like about Portland. It's a very walkable city, with lots of eateries, bars, and nightlife. And the people here are incredibly nice. The big... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: Hyped, White and Classist - 5/12/2013
I laughed my A** off reading your 1st world rant about Portland. Did you just realize that white people exist? We got off the boat in the 1600's and yeah, some of us... (read more)
re: Hyped, White and Classist - 5/12/2013
I laughed my A** off reading your 1st world rant about Portland. Did you just realize that white people exist? We got off the boat in the 1600's and yeah, some of us... (read more)
re: Hyped, White and Classist - 5/12/2013
Seems like it is very hard to find a city in US that isn't being subjected to stagnant wages, explosion of crime or the rapid growth of socio-economic disparities... (read more)
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