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how tall was/is your 3 year old?

wondering if my ds is of average height.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:49 PM on Apr. 6, 2009 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • My son is almost three. He is pretty tall. He is 37 inches tall.
    mother10001

    Answer by mother10001 at 11:16 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • my 3 yr old is 38 inches tall
    krazymami028

    Answer by krazymami028 at 11:57 PM on Apr. 6, 2009

  • My youngest turned 3 yesterday and I measured her the other day and she was 37 1/2". She's grown a full inch since the end of December.
    My oldest daughter was probably 36" when she turned 3 (she was 37" at 3 1/2).
    My son was probably around 40" at 3. The only 2 entries I have in his book around then is 26 months (so 2) and he was already 36 1/2" and then at 4 1/2 he was 43". He's always been tall. He's 7 1/2 and 4'3". He also grew an inch since December. If he keeps up this rate he'll be 4'5" by his birthday. My oldest is almost 9 and only 48" tall (probably a little taller now). Her younger brother has been taller then her since she was 5 and he was 4.
    Not sure about my middle daughter. I don't have her book here and she's always been kind of short.
    justanotherjen

    Answer by justanotherjen at 1:01 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

  • My son will be 4 in July and he's 40 inches tall!
    teegrumpee

    Answer by teegrumpee at 1:52 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

  • My 3 year old just turned three last December. He was 40 inches the last time I measured him a couple of months ago.
    TiccledBlue

    Answer by TiccledBlue at 6:07 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

  • My daughter turned 3 about a month ago and she is just a hair under 35 inches. She is small.

    Check out this chart to see where your child is on the percentile chart.

    http://pediatrics.about.com/cs/usefultools/l/bl_kids_centils.htm
    mamalinzie

    Answer by mamalinzie at 6:49 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

  • My son's 3. He's 42 1/4" and 42 1/4 lbs. He's only 3/4" shorter and 3/4 lb. less than my 5yo daughter and is bigger than most kids in HER class (she's in a late 4s, early 5s preschool class). He's a big kiddo.
    SahmTam

    Answer by SahmTam at 7:42 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

  • my daughter is 3 and she is 45" tall... but she has always been tall... when she was 9 months I asked the doc about her hight and weigh... and he told me that she was not over weigh what so ever she was just the size of a avrage 1 1/2 yr old... but that some kids/baby grow grow super fast...lol she got her first two teeth at 3 months...lol
    mom_angelface

    Answer by mom_angelface at 7:45 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

  • My son is 3, will be 4 at the end of June and he is 42 inches tall. We make tall kids at our house, lol.
    slw123

    Answer by slw123 at 8:14 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

  • My DD will be 4 the 29 and she is 38 inches tall
    mommy5409

    Answer by mommy5409 at 8:44 AM on Apr. 7, 2009

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