Westfall, Oregon

Westfall is an unincorporated community in Malheur County, Oregon, United States. Westfall is about 30 miles (48 km) west of Vale. Westfall has a post office with ZIP code 97920.[2]

Westfall, Oregon
The Moses and Mary Hart Stone House and Ranch Complex, in the vicinity of Westfall
The Moses and Mary Hart Stone House and Ranch Complex, in the vicinity of Westfall
Westfall, Oregon is located in Oregon
Westfall, Oregon
Westfall, Oregon
Westfall, Oregon is located in the United States
Westfall, Oregon
Westfall, Oregon
Coordinates: 43°59′31″N 117°42′33″W / 43.99194°N 117.70917°W / 43.99194; -117.70917Coordinates: 43°59′31″N 117°42′33″W / 43.99194°N 117.70917°W / 43.99194; -117.70917
CountryUnited States
StateOregon
CountyMalheur
Elevation
2,995 ft (913 m)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code
97920
Area code(s)541
GNIS feature ID1136892[1]

HistoryEdit

Westfall was founded by Levi Westfall in 1870.[3]

The Moses and Mary Hart Stone House and Ranch Complex, constructed in the vicinity of Westfall in 1898, is on the National Register of Historic Places.[4]

ClimateEdit

According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Westfall has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.[5]

Climate data for Westfall, Oregon
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °F (°C) 56
(13)
68
(20)
80
(27)
89
(32)
100
(38)
102
(39)
108
(42)
105
(41)
98
(37)
90
(32)
77
(25)
62
(17)
108
(42)
Average high °F (°C) 36.1
(2.3)
43.2
(6.2)
53.2
(11.8)
61.6
(16.4)
72
(22)
80
(27)
90.7
(32.6)
89.4
(31.9)
79.6
(26.4)
65
(18)
47.7
(8.7)
36.4
(2.4)
62.9
(17.2)
Average low °F (°C) 18.8
(−7.3)
23.8
(−4.6)
28.5
(−1.9)
33.5
(0.8)
42.2
(5.7)
48.9
(9.4)
55.5
(13.1)
53.4
(11.9)
44.5
(6.9)
34.4
(1.3)
26.3
(−3.2)
19
(−7)
35.7
(2.1)
Record low °F (°C) −14
(−26)
−18
(−28)
−4
(−20)
11
(−12)
20
(−7)
30
(−1)
33
(1)
25
(−4)
25
(−4)
7
(−14)
−6
(−21)
−28
(−33)
−28
(−33)
Average precipitation inches (mm) 1.3
(33)
0.84
(21)
0.77
(20)
0.81
(21)
0.99
(25)
0.99
(25)
0.4
(10)
0.6
(15)
0.45
(11)
0.55
(14)
1.15
(29)
1.37
(35)
10.21
(259)
Average snowfall inches (cm) 8.7
(22)
3.6
(9.1)
1.3
(3.3)
0.4
(1.0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0.1
(0.25)
3
(7.6)
9.2
(23)
26.2
(67)
Average precipitation days 8 6 7 6 7 6 3 3 3 4 8 8 69
Source: [6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ Highberger, Mark (September 20, 2002). "Westfall". The Observer. La Grande, Oregon. Archived from the original on August 20, 2019.
  4. ^ James T. Post (July 15, 2000). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Hart, Moses and Mary, Stone House and Ranch Complex / Hart, Mose, Stone House". National Park Service. and accompanying 45 photos
  5. ^ "Westfall, Oregon". Weatherbase. CantyMedia. Retrieved February 4, 2017.
  6. ^ "Westfall, OR (359176)". Western Regional Climate Center. Retrieved November 26, 2015.