Adult cheetahs’ weight averages between 75 and pounds. They can measure from 40 to 60 inches in length, measured from the head to the hind quarters. The tail can add a further 24 to 32 inches bringing the total overall length up to feet. On average, cheetahs stand 28 to 36 inches tall at the shoulder. Aug 31, · The cheetah’s body is around m (5ft) in length. Its tail adds another 85 cm (33 in.). Its shoulder height is between 80 and 90 cm (30 and 36 inches). The adult Cheetah weighs between 50 and 64kg ( and lb); males tend to be slightly larger than females.