Due date calculator
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How many weeks pregnant am I?
Our pregnancy due date calculator will help you to work out when your baby’s likely to arrive, so you can start planning ahead. Most babies arrive within a week of their due date.
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How to calculate your due date
Unless you've been keeping track of when you ovulate, it’s hard to work out when you conceived, and therefore, when your baby will arrive. Our due date calculator uses the date of your last period and the average length of your menstruation cycle to calculate your due date.
How accurate are due dates?
While due dates give you a good idea of when your baby may arrive, it’s unlikely your baby will be born on this exact date. In fact, only 4% of babies arrive on their due date1 – most babies arrive within a week of their due date.
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Ovulation and conception usually occur about two weeks after the first day of your period, and the average pregnancy lasts between 37 weeks and 42 weeks. Using this information, along with the average length of your menstruation cycle, we are able to calculate your estimated due date.
- Jukic AM et al. Length of human pregnancy and contributors to its natural variation. Hum Reprod. 2013 Oct; 28(10): 2848–2855.
Last reviewed: 6th October 2020
Reviewed by Nutricia’s Medical and Scientific Affairs Team
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