Portland, Oregon 

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Weather in Portland, Oregon

The most pleasant months of the year for Portland are September, July and August. In Portland, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. August is the hottest month for Portland with an average high temperature of 81.1°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Oregon. December is the snowiest month in Portland with 0.9 inches of snow, and 3 months of the year have significant snowfall. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - Portland, OR

4 PM PST

Chance Rain Showers

73°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonChance Rain Showers73° / 56°W 9 mph
WednesdayShowers And Thunderstorms Likely69° / 55°WSW 0 to 9 mph
ThursdayRain Showers Likely67° / 56°SSW 8 mph
FridayChance Rain Showers68° / 55°SW 6 to 9 mph
SaturdaySlight Chance Rain Showers then Partly Sunny69° / 57°WSW 6 mph
SundayMostly Sunny75° / 56°WNW 1 to 7 mph
MondayMostly Sunny80° / 59°WNW 5 to 9 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 81 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 36
Rain: averages 43 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 3 inches of snow a year


SPERLING'S COMFORT INDEX
Portland ranks 79/100 for Comfort Index

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January48° 36°
February52° 37°
March57° 40°
April62° 43°
May68° 48°
June74° 52°
July81° 56°
August81° 56°
September76° 52°
October64° 46°
November53° 40°
December46° 36°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Portland
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Freezing
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Rainy
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January07191
February06150
March03180
April01160
May10130
June1090
July4040
August4040
September1070
October01130
November03190
December09191

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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Reviews for Portland    348 Reviews
Portland gets MY 5-Star Review! GREAT city! - 5/30/2019
After living in Texas hell for 20 years I moved to Portland, Oregon. It felt like I moved to heaven. In comparison with where I lived in North Dallas, Portland is so... Read More
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Portland...the cesspool of the Northwesthwest! - 4/30/2019
I've lived here now almost 30 years. This place has slowly declined to be one of the WORST cities to live or visit. Downtown Portland is nothing but a cesspool of... Read More

Take time to love Portland - 4/25/2019
Portland still has the small town feel and makes you feel like you're in a community. The worst problem is so many people are moving here. Great food scene for those... Read More


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