36 Weeks

36 Weeks size comparison
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Baby at 36 weeks in womb

Baby this Week

  • Your baby is about six Pounds (2.7 kg) and twenty inches long.
  • Baby is very close to being ready for life outside the womb.
  • Most vital organs are matured.

How Big is Baby?

Baby is 18.66 inches long (47.4 cm)
(Measured from crown to heel)
Baby weighs 5.78lbs (2622 grams)
*Metrics above are estimates of baby at 36 weeks
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36 Weeks pregnant illustration

Your Developments

  • Pelvic pain may become more apparent as baby gets heavier adding pressure to your joints as you walk and move around.

Pregnancy To Do's

  • Premature labor can be brought on by gum infections. Make sure you brush your teeth twice a day. Flossing is also a great option to protect your teeth and gums during the last weeks of pregnancy.
36 Week old baby in womb

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