Animal Weight

How much does a California vole weight?

It is hard to guess what a California vole weights. But we have the answer:

An adult California vole (Microtus californicus) on average weights 57 grams (0.13 lbs).

The California vole is from the family Muridae (genus: Microtus). It is usually born with about 3 grams (0.01 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 13.9 cm (0′ 6″). On average, California voles can have babies 5 times per year with a litter size of 4.

As a reference: An average human weights in at 62 kg (137 lbs) and reaches an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). Humans spend 280 days (40 weeks) in the womb of their mother and reach around 75 years of age.

The average adult weight of a California vole is 57 grams (0.13 lbs)

The California vole (Microtus californicus) is a type of vole which lives throughout much of California and part of southwestern Oregon. It is also known as the California meadow mouse. It averages 172 mm (6.8 in) in length although this length varies greatly between subspecies.

Animals of the same family as a California vole

We found other animals of the Muridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a California vole

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Microtus californicus:

Animals with the same size as a California vole

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as California vole:

Animals with the same litter size as a California vole

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (4) as a California vole: