# Height 188 cm and weight 158 kg – this is normal? What BMI?

Do you want to know if it is normal to have a weight of 158 kg with a height of 188 cm? To find out, see the results below. Data are calculated according to the body mass index formula.
Weight 158 kg with a height of 188 cm:

This is Obese Class III (Very severely obese, dangerous!)

Your Body Mass Index (BMI): 44.7

Normal BMI: 18.5 - 24.99

For a height of 188 cm, the normal weight limits are: 65 - 88 kg.

You need to lose weight!

You must lose at least 70 kg. Then BMI will be normal.

The Body Mass Index (BMI) is calculated using the following formula: multiply height in meters by your height in meters and then divide body weight in kilograms by the resulting multiplication result. So, for example, for a height of 1.75 (in meters) and a weight of 63 (in kilograms), BMI is 20.57 (BMI = first increase the growth of 1.75 by the growth of 1.75, and then divide the weight of 63 by the resulting multiplication result). If the result of the calculation is in the range 18.5 - 24.99, then this is the norm.

## BMI table for Height 188 cm

HeightWeight rangeBMI rangeCategory
188 cm< 53 kg< 15Very severely underweight
188 cm53 - 56 kg15 - 16Severely underweight
188 cm57 - 65 kg16 - 18.5Underweight
188 cm65 - 88 kg18.5 - 25Normal (healthy weight)
188 cm88 - 106 kg25 - 30Overweight
188 cm106 - 123 kg30 - 35Obese Class I (Moderately obese)
188 cm124 - 141 kg35 - 40Obese Class II (Severely obese)
188 cm141 - 159 kg40 - 45Obese Class III (Very severely obese)
188 cm159 - 176 kg45 - 50Obese Class IV (Morbidly obese)
188 cm177 - 212 kg50 - 60Obese Class V (Super obese)
188 cm> 212 kg> 60Obese Class VI (Hyper obese)

## Normal weight and BMI calculator

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