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Great Dane Growth Chart
This chart is based on averages.  The lower number is female, higher is male. 
Please note that the AVERAGE adult male great dane  is 33 inches tall
 and 145 pounds, the AVERAGE female is 32 inches and 125 pounds.
Breeders claiming that ALL their danes are 38-40 inches and 200-220 are LYING. 
Height measurements are taken from the top of the shoulder blades while the dog is standing. 

AGE     WEIGHT     HEIGHT
Birth weight    1-2 lbs    
1 Week     2-3 lbs    
2 Weeks     3-5 lbs    
3 Weeks     4-7 lbs    
1 Month     5-8 lbs    
6 Weeks     10-20 lbs    
2 Months     15-30 lbs     13-18 inches
3 Months     25-45 lbs     17-23 inches
4 Months     45-65 lbs     20-25 inches
5 Months     60-85 lbs     24-30 inches
6 Months     65-100 lbs     26-33 inches
7 Months     70-110 lbs     27-34 inches
8 Months     80-120 lbs     28-34 inches
9 Months     85-125 lbs     28-35 inches
1 Year     95-140 lbs     29-36 inches
ADULT        
Males     135-170 lbs     33-36 inches
Females     110-145 lbs     30-34 inches