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Whats the average height for a 13 year old boy?
I am 5'3'' and i just want to know if thats a good height or if I'm to short
- 1 decade agoFavorite Answer
There are many factors that affect height. Sex, race, diet, country of origin, maternal diet while pregnant, medications, illness, disease, etc.
I would check with the CDC's growth charts for an idea- then talk to your pediatrician if you have any concerns. At 13, I would not be worried about height at all- you still have years of growing left.
Most important of all is to remember that it's WHO you are, not what you are, how you look, what size you are- that really counts. You wont believe that right now, but sometime between college and adulthood you'll realize how true that is. Develop WHO you are now.Source(s): http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/
- Anonymous1 decade ago
No, you are alright. Some grow later than others. I had a friend who was 5'1" until he was 17. Then in 2 years he grew 9 inches!
- 1 decade ago
My 13 year old is 5'6 but, he has a friend that is 13 and 5'. Everyone is different. Embrace it!
- 1 decade ago
thats the right height or around there anyways