Chicken Egg Incubation Calculator
Do you have a chicken that is already laying fertilized eggs and would like to know the hatch date? This chicken egg incubation calculator is the best online tool to determine when your fertilized chicken eggs will hatch. Using this chicken egg incubation calculator is easy. Just select the date the eggs were set and click calculate. You will see the hatch date immediately.
How Long Do Chicken Eggs Take to Hatch?
The incubation period for chicken eggs is 20 – 21 days counting from when the eggs are placed in an incubator. They have an average incubation period of 21 days.
Breeds of Chickens
The incubation calculator above works for the following breeds of chickens.
|Andalusian||Appenzell Bearded Hen||Appenzell Pointed Hood Hen|
|Jungle Fowl-Green||Jungle Fowl-Gray||La Fleche|
|Modern Game||Naked Neck (Turken)||Nankin|
|New Hampshire Red||Old English Game||Orpington|
|Plymouth Rock||Polish||Red Cap|
|Rhode Island Red||Russian Orloff||Sebright|
|Shamo||Silkie (Bantam)||Silver Montazah|
|Sussex||Swiss Hen||White-Faced Black Spanish|
Chicken Egg Incubation Chart / Table
A chicken egg incubation chart or table is a tool to easily determine when a fertilized chicken egg will hatch when incubated. The chart can be used on a computer or printed on a plain paper for offline use.
You can use the chicken egg incubation calculator on this page while the printable chicken incubation table below serves the same purpose as the calculator.
A chicken egg incubation chart is also called:
- Chicken incubation chart
- Chicken hatching chart
- Chicken hatching calendar
- Chicken egg incubation calendar
The printable chicken egg incubation table below is based on a 21-day Incubation Period.
Chicken Egg Incubation TableBased on a 21-Day Incubation Period
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How long does it take for a fertilized chicken egg to hatch?
It takes a fertilized chicken egg about 21 days to hatch under a broody hen or in an egg incubator.
How long is a chicken ‘pregnant’ before laying eggs?
Chickens like other birds are oviparous animals. This means that they don’t get pregnant but only lay eggs. The egg formation process lasts between 17 hours in a chicken (hen) before the hen lays it. Kindly note that a hen can only lay one egg per day.
What is the ideal temperature and humidity required for successful chicken egg incubation?
Chicken eggs need to be incubated at an average temperature of 99.5oF and 60-65% relative humidity.
Would a chicken lay egg without a rooster?
Yes, a chicken would lay eggs even when there is no rooster to mate her. However, such eggs are not hatchable and will not produce chicks.
Can an unfertilized egg develop and hatch?
No! It is impossible for an unfertilized chicken egg to develop and hatch.