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Q

What is the average length and weight of a ruby-throated hummingbird?

Thanks,
Jim Hardiman

 

A  

The average weight of an adult female is about 3.3 grams. The average weight of an adult male is about 3 grams.

Ruby-throats are about 3 to 3 3/4 inches long.

The average length of a male's wing is 38.5 mm. The average length of a female's wing is 44.5 mm.  

The average length of a male's bill is 16 mm. The average length of a female's bill is 18 mm.

Larry & Terrie

 

 

 

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