Gold Beach is a city in and the county seat of Curry County, Oregon, United States, on the Oregon Coast. The population was 1,897 at the 2000 census.
The community was originally named Ellensburg in the 1850s, but later took the name Gold Beach after a beach near the mouth of the Rogue River where hundreds of placer mines extracted gold. An Ellensburgh post office was established in 1863, changed to Ellensburg in 1877, and changed to Gold Beach in 1890.
55.0°F Light Rain Fog
Temperature: 55.0 F (12.8 C)
Dewpoint: 54.0 F (12.2 C)
Relative Humidity: 96 %
Wind: from the South at 13.8 gusting to 21.9 MPH (12 gusting to 19 KT)
Windchill: 51 F (11 C)
Visibility: 0.50 miles