Baby Size And Growth Chart

baby weight and height chart

Almost all the parents are worried about their child weight or height, when they compare their child with other baby of same age. Parents always wonder whether their child is bigger or smaller according to their current age.

Infant birth size or weight is soely depends upon the mother’s wellbeing during pregnancy, is she taken proper meals, diet or necessary medications as prescribed by the general physician. The other factor is inheritance, some infants are taller than other due to their family traits. So don’t worry about your baby weight at the time of delivery or birth but take care afterwards to meet normal growth chart criteria.

NOTE:

To give you a benchmark, here are the values from the 25th percentile to the 75th percentile for weight and height – meaning that half of kids fall within these ranges. A quarter of kids fall above these numbers and a quarter of kids below them.

baby growth chart

Baby

AgeSizeBoysGirls
BirthWeight6.7 – 8.1 pounds6.5 – 7.8 pounds
Length19.1 – 20.1 inches18.9 – 19.8 inches
3 monthsWeight13.0 – 15.2 pounds11.8 – 14.0 pounds
Length23.6 – 24.7 inches23.0 – 24.1 inches
6 monthsWeight16.2 – 18.8 pounds14.8 – 17.5 pounds
Length26.1 – 27.2 inches25.3 – 26.5 inches

Fast fact: By age 6 months, most babies have doubled their birth weight.

9 monthsWeight18.2 – 21.1 pounds16.7 – 19.7 pounds
Length27.7 – 28.9 inches27.0 – 28.3 inches

Toddler

toddlers growth chart
AgeSizeBoysGirls
12 monthsWeight19.8 – 22.9 pounds18.2 – 21.4 pounds
Height29.2 – 30.5 inches28.5 – 29.8 inches
15 monthsWeight21.1 – 24.5 pounds19.5 – 23.0 pounds
Height30.5 – 31.8 inches29.9 – 31.2 inches
18 monthsWeight22.4 – 26.0 pounds20.8 – 24.5 pounds
Height31.7 – 33.1 inches31.0 – 32.5 inches
21 monthsWeight23.6 – 27.5 pounds22.0 – 26.0 pounds
Height32.7 – 34.3 inches32.1 – 33.8 inches

Preschooler

preschooler growth chart
AgeSizeBoysGirls
24 monthsWeight24.8 – 28.9 pounds23.3 – 27.5 pounds
Height33.8 – 35.4 inches33.2 – 34.9 inches
27 monthsWeight27.0 – 31.2 pounds25.8 – 30.0 pounds
Height34.1 – 36.1 inches33.7 – 35.6 inches
30 monthsWeight27.8 – 32.2 pounds26.7 – 31.1 pounds
Height35.0 – 37.0 inches34.6 – 36.6 inches
33 monthsWeight28.6 – 33.2 pounds27.6 – 32.3 pounds
Height35.8 – 37.8 inches35.4 – 37.4 inches
36 monthsWeight29.5 – 34.3 pounds28.4 – 33.4 pounds
Height36.5 – 38.6 inches36.0 – 38.1 inches
4 yearsWeight33.3 – 39.1 pounds32.2 – 38.5 pounds
Height39.2 – 41.5 inches38.6 – 41.0 inches

Big Kid

big kids growth chart
AgeSizeBoysGirls
5 yearsWeight37.5 – 44.7 pounds36.3 – 44.0 pounds
Height41.7 – 44.2 inches41.3 – 43.8 inches
6 yearsWeight41.9 – 50.6 pounds40.8 – 50.0 pounds
Height44.2 – 46.9 inches43.9 – 46.7 inches
7 yearsWeight46.5 – 56.8 pounds45.6 – 56.6 pounds
Height46.6 – 49.5 inches46.5 – 49.4 inches
8 yearsWeight51.5 – 63.6 pounds50.9 – 64.3 pounds
Height48.9 – 52.0 inches48.8 – 51.9 inches

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