Animal Weight

How much does a Northern red-backed vole weight?

It is hard to guess what a Northern red-backed vole weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Northern red-backed vole (Myodes rutilus) on average weights 19 grams (0.04 lbs).

The Northern red-backed vole is from the family Cricetidae (genus: Myodes). It is usually born with about 1 grams (0 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 10.9 cm (0′ 5″). On average, Northern red-backed voles can have babies 4 times per year with a litter size of 5.

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 Northern red-backed vole is 19 grams (0.04 lbs)

The northern red-backed vole (Myodes rutilus) is a small slender vole found in Alaska, northern Canada, Scandinavia and northern Russia.

Animals of the same family as a Northern red-backed vole

We found other animals of the Cricetidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Northern red-backed vole

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Myodes rutilus:

Animals with the same size as a Northern red-backed vole

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Northern red-backed vole

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (5) as a Northern red-backed vole: