When does ovulation occur?

Dr Louisa Draper

"In most women, ovulation happens around 12 to 14 days before the start of their period. If you don’t have a regular cycle, or you have a cycle that’s longer than 35 days, it can be hard to accurately pinpoint the day ovulation will occur. "

Dr Louisa Draper

Ovulation is the point in your menstrual cycle during which one or more eggs is released from an ovary. During each cycle,  up to 20 of your eggs will start to mature in your ovaries, and the ripest is eventually released