The most fertile period for women is the4-5 daysbefore ovulation begins and the day of ovulation. You cannot get pregnant having sex the day after ovulation. As sperm can live up to five days once deposited, having intercourse a few days before ovulation, during your fertile days, allows sperm to travel closer to the egg before it is released.
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How many days after ovulation are you most fertile?
You are most fertile at the time of ovulation, which usually occurs 12 to 14 days before your next period starts. 3 How many days does ovulation last? How long after ovulation can you get pregnant?
Do you know when you are most likely to be fertile?
Knowing the days you are most likely to be fertile can increase your chance of getting pregnant. The typical menstrual cycle is 28 days long, but each woman is different. There are about 6 days during each menstrual cycle when you can get pregnant. This is called your fertile window.
When do you ovulate on your menstrual cycle?
When you know your average menstrual cycle length, you can work out when you ovulate. Ovulation happens about 14 days before your period starts. If your average menstrual cycle is 28 days, you ovulate around day 14, and your most fertile days are days 12, 13 and 14.
What is the fertile window of ovulation?
The 鈥榝ertile window鈥?is the day an egg is released from the ovary (ovulation) and the five days beforehand. Having sex (intercourse) during this time gives you the best chance of getting pregnant. What is an ovulation calculator and how does it help you get pregnant?