Animal Weight

How much does a Irrawaddy dolphin weight?

It is hard to guess what a Irrawaddy dolphin weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Irrawaddy dolphin (Orcaella brevirostris) on average weights 190 kg (418.88 lbs).

The Irrawaddy dolphin is from the family Delphinidae (genus: Orcaella). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 2.5 meter (8′ 3″). Usually, Irrawaddy dolphins have 1 babies per litter.

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 Irrawaddy dolphin is 190 kg (418.88 lbs)

The Irrawaddy dolphin (Orcaella brevirostris) is a euryhaline species of oceanic dolphin found in discontinuous subpopulations near sea coasts and in estuaries and rivers in parts of the Bay of Bengal and Southeast Asia.

Animals of the same family as a Irrawaddy dolphin

We found other animals of the Delphinidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Irrawaddy dolphin

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Orcaella brevirostris:

Animals with the same size as a Irrawaddy dolphin

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Irrawaddy dolphin

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Irrawaddy dolphin: