How much do your 8-9 month olds weigh?

Mrs. - posted on 01/09/2012 ( 40 moms have responded )

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My little one was 19lbs 13 ounces about a week and a half ago.

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Melanie - posted on 01/10/2012

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I felt pretty good until i read everyone else's weights. Our little man is 16lbs.10oz. We go for our 9 month check up on Friday

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Carla - posted on 02/10/2012

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Omg is my lil man fat ??? He's 9 months n one week weighing in at 25.5 wearing 18-24 month clothes hmmmmm do u lady's feed them table food ?

Ashley - posted on 02/05/2012

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My daughter turned 9 months old on the 19th of January and she had her checkup the same day...She weighed 20 lbs and was 29 inches tall!

Chantel - posted on 02/04/2012

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my daughter will be 10 months in 7 days, and her apointment last week, she was 21lbs 7oz (9.7kg)

Chantel - posted on 02/04/2012

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my daughter will be 10 months in 7 days, and her appointment last week,she weighed 21lb 7oz

Chantel - posted on 02/04/2012

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my daughter will be 10 months in 7 days, and her appointment last week,she weighed 21lb 7oz

Karen - posted on 01/27/2012

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Our little one will be 9 months on the 30th and she weighs 14lbs and is almost 27in long. She is happy & meeting milestones (crawling, standing, eating solids ...not just purees), so it looks like she is just petite. She is BF, just like out older daughter, who was bout 3lbs heavier by this time...

Trudy - posted on 01/25/2012

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My little man's just finished a massive growth spurt going from 25th percentile at 6 months to now 95th %ile at nearly 9 months. He was putting on around 300g per week most weeks! Nurses say he's fine though and he's shot up height-wise (although always tall anyway) so he doesn't look fat.

Tiffany Amber - posted on 01/22/2012

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Oh, and I figured 20 lbs. was about average for 1 year, with boys usually hitting it sooner than girls (on average). My daughter was 19.5lbs at 1 year, and her younger brother is there already at 9 months. She's 39 inches tall now at almost 3, but I'm sure my son will surpass her. He was the "tiny" one of him and his 2 cousins (all 3 of the boys born within 3 months of each other) but now there's almost no difference between the 3.

Tiffany Amber - posted on 01/22/2012

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Don't fret over weight unless your doctor says there's a concern. There are so many factors affecting weight and size, chiefly genetics and the genes.



Our son was 9 months on the 9th, and he was 19 lbs. 8oz, at 29 inches tall. Chart put him in the 32 percentile for weight and the 78 percentile for height. Long and lean.

Michelle - posted on 01/22/2012

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My lo was 9 months old yesterday was 17lb 2oz when she was weighes last Thursday.

Roshan - posted on 01/19/2012

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My daughter is 9 months and she is just under 15lb. She is so tiny. She is a very picky eater. My doctor says she is perfectly fine as long as she meets all her milestones, which she has. As long as they grow steadily on the growth charts it's ok if they grow slower.

Christine - posted on 01/16/2012

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my little one is breast fed and will be 9 months on the 23rd and weighs 20 lbs

Jennifer - posted on 01/16/2012

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Not too sure what my baby girl is but she's teeny tiny! 9mo 1wk & is barely fitting into 6mo clothing! She's perfectly healthy just small.

Jennifer - posted on 01/16/2012

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Not too sure what my baby girl is but she's teeny tiny! 9mo 1wk & is barely fitting into 6mo clothing! She's perfectly healthy just small.

Jennifer - posted on 01/16/2012

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Not too sure what my baby girl is but she's teeny tiny! 9mo 1wk & is barely fitting into 6mo clothing! She's perfectly healthy just small.

Bernadette - posted on 01/15/2012

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Jennifer, I don't think it really matters so much what percentile they are in, as long as the weight is rising a steady rate. The percentile chart goes on averages, and obviously each child is different. What percentile they are in will depend on a lot of things, like their body type, family history, what they eat, etc. My son is actually below the bottom of the chart, but that's ok because his weight is rising again - for a while it wasn't, and that's when they were concerned but it was because he'd been sick and lost weight, rather than that he wasn't gaining. But even before that, he was pretty much in the bottom percentile. I was a skinny baby though, and one of my sister's was always considered underweight too. We both ended up being tall and thin, like our dad. And my son is just going to be the same. So if your doctor says that your son is a good weight, even though he's in the 25th percentile, then that's fine. As long as you can see the increase in his weight is steady at each check up, then that's what matters.

Victoria - posted on 01/14/2012

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My little boy who was 9 months 12 days weighed 22lbs 8 oz. That was 2 days ago :)

Jennifer - posted on 01/13/2012

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My son is 18.3 pounds and will turn nine moths on the 14th. He's Ingrid 25th percentile which I thought was not good; however the pediatrician says that he is a good weight. He is EBF maybe that contributes to the percentile? Not sure. He looks super healthy though and he has chubby cheeks and all that.

Candace - posted on 01/13/2012

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How FUNNY! Mine (4/28/11) was exactlly 19lbs 13oz when we weighed at the doctor's office this morning :-)

Bernadette - posted on 01/13/2012

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Trisha Ann, my son just turned 9 months on the 9th too. And yours sounds like he's on the small side as well, even smaller than mine!

Bernadette - posted on 01/13/2012

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my son just got weighed yesterday and was about 7.5kg (I think, maybe it was 7.3...) which converts to about 16.5lb. He is underweight though, and has been having regular weigh-ins since he was about 7 months. He was sick at 6 months, when he was due for his immunisations so we had to wait a few weeks for him to get better. He was nearly 7 months when he had them and they said he was WAY underweight, to the point where they found it concerning. He had always been in the lower percentiles, but was steadily going up. Then, from his 4 month to 6 month check up, his weight barely increased at all. But he had tonsilitis right about when he was due to start solids, so he didn't want anything to do with them and would scream if I tried to feed him. He was also on antibiotics for over two weeks, which gave him diarrhea so I'd say that, rather than not gaining weight, it was more that he'd lost weight. Who wouldn't if they had diarrhea for over two weeks, and had a throat too sore to want to eat? It is steadily rising again now, according to his latest weigh-ins. He is still below the bottom line on the chart, but rising quite sharply back up towards it. Also, skinny babies run in my family. I was a skinny baby myself. He is very happy, healthy and active so I'm not worried. He is going to be tall and skinny like my dad.

Sharon - posted on 01/12/2012

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It's so odd with our little man....he's the same weight currently as our other guy was at 12mths, but he has no rolls anywhere, you can see he lower 2 ribs and doesn't even look big! I don't know where he stores the weight hahahaha

Christyanna - posted on 01/12/2012

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My son weighs 21 lbs as of the week of Christmas. He was born a bit bigger then other babies so his size is good to me.

Michelle - posted on 01/12/2012

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my daughter will be 9 months tomorrow, the 13th. She currently weighs 20lbs 13oz

Mrs. - posted on 01/11/2012

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aww Melanie don't feel bad! I thought my daughter was a little on the heavier side compared to other children i know, but when I saw Sharon's response, i was like hmmmm maybe not?

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