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Guinea Pig years to human years

guinea pig years to human years

Do you want to convert guinea pig years to human years? Dividing average human lifespan by average guinea pig life expectancy won't give you a correct answer.

Connecting some dots on the guinea pig and human lifelines has helped make more exact estimations:

Guinea pig age Human age
1 month 4 years
6 months 26 years
1 year 50 years
5 years 90 years

It may seem that guinea pigs age too fast in human years, but that's beause they have a short lifespan.

Guinea pig years to human years calculator

Convert guinea pig years to human age using our online age converter:



How do guinea pigs age?

Guinea pigs live through 3 main life stages:

  1. From birth to 6 months - young guinea pig
  2. From 6 months to 5 years - adult guinea pig
  3. From 5 years and older - senior guinea pig

If you're curious, learn more about guinea pig's life cycle from our article.

The oldest guinea pig recognized by Guinness World Records was Snowball, who died at the age of 14 years and 10 months (which equals over 316 human years!)

Guinea pig age chart


guinea pig years to human years chart