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Powell Butte, Oregon
Unincorporated community
Powell Butte post office
Powell Butte post office
Location in Oregon
Country United States
State Oregon
County Crook
Elevation 3,117 ft (950 m)
Time zone Pacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) Pacific (UTC-7)

Powell Butte is an unincorporated community in Crook County, Oregon, United States, and named after the nearby Powell Buttes. It is on Oregon Route 126 west of Prineville and east of Redmond. Powell Butte post office was established in 1909.


This region experiences warm (but not hot) and dry summers, with no average monthly temperatures above 71.6 °F (22.0 °C). According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Powell Butte has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csb" on climate maps.

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