Height   cm Weight   kg

Height 172 weight 170

What is the ideal weight for 172 cm tall male or female? Is it normal to weigh 170 kg for this height? Body Mass Index (BMI) will answer these questions. If BMI value is within the range 18.5 – 24.99 (for any height), then the weight is withing normal limits.
For the height 1.72 meters (172 cm) and for the weight 170 kilograms:
Result:Obesity (grade 3)
BMI:57.46
Normal weight limits:55 - 74 kg.
What to do?Lose 96 kg.
How to calculate BMI and weight ranges on your own?
  • BMI formula: weight / height2
    - where the height value is in meters (not in centimeters), for example 1.68 (not 168).
    - Multiplication first, then division!
  • For example, if the height is 169 cm and the weight is 102 kg, then BMI = 102 / 1.69 * 1.69 = 35.71. BMI above normal values.



Check yourself. The Height and weight combinations below are normal or not?