What's the normal height for a 13-year-old?

Hi, I am 13 and I am 6"1 and 135 pounds, the average height for my grade (Grade 9) is like 5"6 (I live in Australia) and I am just wandering what the normal height for a 13-year-old in the US is...

P.S. Basketball runs in my family so all my relatives are tall

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ANSWER #1 of 29

I am 13 and like 5 foot 3


ANSWER #2 of 29

i am 13 years old and i am only 5ft 2 what is the average weight for that height ??

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ANSWER #3 of 29

well I'm 13 and 5'6 and 110.

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ANSWER #4 of 29

i am same age as you year 9 (english school) and i am 5foot. i feel really small and i wish i was taller , its beautifull being tall! 6,1 wow you must be gorgeous sweetie :) im 14 and 5ft lol. shorty hey?
well anyway be proud of your height!! all the top models are as tall as you and taller even!!

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ANSWER #5 of 29

i feel extra tiny now you have all said your height , i am in yr 9 (english school ) , 3rd year and i am only 4'11

and i feel like i am not going to grow

ps-my mate was smaller than me but she has grown loads and is my height now and i feel like i am not going to grow

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ANSWER #6 of 29

Your height is great. You just have the genes that obviously run through your family. I know about three 12 and 13 year olds whom are taller than you so don't worry. You just stick to basketball, academics, and hopefully get a good scholarship to a great school, and then head off to the NBA. Well if that is what you want to do!!

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ANSWER #7 of 29

Yeah your question is good. do not worry cause when you play basketball u jump a lot and your height gets upgraded so the only thing you can do is to maintain your height there itselfff.. k? Do not worry bro...

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ANSWER #8 of 29

I am 13 and 4ft 11 inches. vinnie9, bug off.

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ANSWER #9 of 29

Everyone grows differently. Don't worry. :)

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ANSWER #10 of 29

I'm 13 and 5 foot 3 and a half inches. I don't care. I'm the tallest girl in my level at dance class.

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ANSWER #11 of 29

Yeh thx for ur help stinkyleemom but i think i might keep growin to like 6"6 cuz my family outgrows the previous generation and my dads 6"5, but again thx

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ANSWER #12 of 29

im 13 in grade 8 im a girl im almost 6'3 I get it from my dads side bc my one brother is 6'5 my dad is 6'4 im going into football in high school so ya


ANSWER #13 of 29

, I am 13 and I am 5"5& 1/2 and 140 pounds, the average height for my grade (Grade 8) is like 6"0 (I live in the US).


ANSWER #14 of 29

awww man...im short lol but must of my friends that are 13-14 are 5'1 or 5'2 I'm 5'2 I think *cries* so short!! lol


ANSWER #15 of 29

Hey im the tallest 13 kid in my province and im 6foot 10inches


ANSWER #16 of 29

I'm 14 in 3 weeks and I'm only 5'2 .

why do I have to be so little =/


ANSWER #17 of 29

While I was in middle school there were 2 people in my grade one was 6'1 and the other 6'2 so your very tall but its ok im tall for my age 2 Im a girl and 5'9 at 14 and tower over most people at my school even seniors... so you most likely wont grow much more considering they have been this tall for about 4 years now. hope I helped


ANSWER #18 of 29

Chill man. I'm 13 and only 2 inches behind you. People are just naturally tall. The "normal" height I would say is probably between 5'5" and 5'9", but who cares about normal. Everyone is unique.

--Tyler


ANSWER #19 of 29

I'm 14 and I'm 5'9. Well, I guess everyone grows in different times. And I seem to grow slower now. And I have a friends who is still in 6th grade but is like 3-4 inches taller than me and he's like 11 or something. lol.


ANSWER #20 of 29

oh and average is probably about 5,4 - 5,6


ANSWER #21 of 29

There is no normal all people grow at differnet rate. It depends on your dna. Your dads tall so you'll be tall Don't worry you'll leave off soon


ANSWER #22 of 29

don't fret my husband was 6'1 in the 6th grade and he isn't a freak as a matter of fact he never grew after that year he is only 6'2'' at 29 so don't worry people just grow at different rates heck im 5'9" myself so maybe your other half one day will be tall herself


ANSWER #23 of 29

your just taking of of the family...i'm 14 and i'm 6'1...so, its normal...the normal heght for most guys is about 5'3-5'6 or somewhere like that


ANSWER #24 of 29

i'm 13 and i'm like 5'4 there are alot of people shorter and taller than me
last year there was an eight grader well now he is a ninth grader named john and he is 6'8''


ANSWER #25 of 29

im 13, 14 next month and im 5ft 3" OMG I feel small :( yeh andwat is the average weight for my hieght???

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ANSWER #26 of 29

Your actually very tall to me (I'm 5 '1'), it all is with the genes and it's all good. Don't worry about it girls love tall guys!


ANSWER #27 of 29

dudee your 13 and in the 9th grade??!?!!?...in missouri in the USA im 13 and only in the 7th grade...Australia must be very different or you started school very early!!...btw im 13 and like 5'5...but yea


ANSWER #28 of 29

I am 13 years old, and 5'3, I consider myself normal. There are a ton of tall people in my school, and short people. I am neither, so I'm in the ballpark.

For Caucasian females: 5'2'-5'3' For Latin females: 4'11-5'0' For African American females: 5'2'-5'3'

For Caucasian males: 5'5'-5'6' For Latin males: 5'3'-5'4' For African American males: 5'5'-5'6'


ANSWER #29 of 29

Wow, my brother is 14 years and 6 feet tall. Well, and a half inch. Nothing wrong with being tall. Heck, you probably won't grow much more then that.


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