Gay Guide

Oregon
Pink Star Rating

6

Capital

Salem

Other Main Cities/Resorts

Portland, Eugene, Gresham, Beaverton

Gay Age of Consent

18

Lesbian Age of Consent

18

Straight Age of Consent

18

Legal Notes

Sodomy laws were repealed in Oregon through legislative action in 1972.

Population

3.42 million

Climate

Oregon has a maritime climate influenced by the Pacific Ocean. The winter season is marked by relatively mild temperatures, cloudy skies and rain with southeasterly surface winds predominating. Snow is rare. Summer produces pleasantly mild temperatures, northwesterly winds and very little precipitation. autumn and spring are transitional in nature. Autumn and early winter are times with most frequent fog. At all times, incurisons of marine air are a frequent moderating influence. The best time to visit is during the drier and warmer summer months.

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