Animal Weight

How much does a Rock squirrel weight?

It is hard to guess what a Rock squirrel weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Rock squirrel (Spermophilus variegatus) on average weights 715 grams (1.58 lbs).

The Rock squirrel is from the family Sciuridae (genus: Spermophilus). It is usually born with about 7 grams (0.02 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 27.3 cm (0′ 11″). On average, Rock squirrels can have babies 1 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 Rock squirrel is 715 grams (1.58 lbs)

The rock squirrel (Otospermophilus variegatus) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae and is native to Mexico and the southwestern United States, including southern Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Western Texas and the panhandle of Oklahoma.

Animals of the same family as a Rock squirrel

We found other animals of the Sciuridae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Rock squirrel

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Spermophilus variegatus:

Animals with the same size as a Rock squirrel

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

Animals with the same litter size as a Rock squirrel

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