Dairy is an unincorporated community located in Klamath County, Oregon, United States.
Geography [ edit ]
Dairy is located on
Oregon Route 140 at the west end of Oregon Route 70, and is approximately 19 miles (31 km) from Klamath Falls.
History [ edit ]
, Dairy was named by William Roberts, a pioneer settler, who chose the name after having lived in another community by that name in the eastern U.S. The post office of Dairy was established in 1876. Oregon Geographic Names
Dave Bliss was proprietor of the
General Store in Dairy, and recently had a road in the area named after him. [1 ] Bliss road was formerly known as Squaw Flat Road, but was renamed to comply with a 2001 Oregon State Law and not offend Native Americans. [ Bliss Road runs between ] citation needed Oregon Route 140 and the community of Sprague River.
Climate [ edit ]
This region experiences warm (but not hot) and dry summers, with no average monthly temperatures above 71.6 °F. According to the
Köppen Climate Classification system, Dairy has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csb" on climate maps. [2 ]
References [ edit ]