CSS grid-auto-rows Property

The grid-auto-rows property sets the row sizes in a grid.

The value represents the minimum height of a grid item.

Values include a length value, or auto, min-content, etc.

Example

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A grid container with grid-auto-rows set to 65px.
All items have a height of 65px.

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<style>
  .grid-container {
    background-color: steelblue;
    padding: 10px;
    display: grid;
    grid-gap: 10px;
    grid-template-areas: 'a a a a';
    grid-auto-rows: 65px;
  }

  .grid-container > div {
    background-color: aliceblue;
    padding: 15px;
    text-align: center;
    font-size: 20px;
  }
</style>

<div class="grid-container">
  <div>1</div>
  <div>2</div>
  <div>3</div>
  <div>4</div>
  <div>5</div>
  <div>6</div>
  <div>7</div>
  <div>8</div>
  <div>9</div>
  <div>10</div>
  <div>11</div>
</div>

Syntax

grid-auto-columns: auto | max-content | min-content | 
                   minmax | length | %;

Values

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Value Description
auto Default. Row height is determined by the height of the largest grid item in the row.
max-content Row height depends on the largest item in the row.
min-content Row height depends on the smallest item in the row.
minmax(min.max) Row height range between min and max
length Row height as a positive length value.
% Row height as a percentage of the container size.

More Examples

Click the buttons to see the different grid-auto-rows values.

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<style>
  .grid-container-example {
    padding: 10px;
    background-color: steelblue;
    display: grid;
    grid-gap: 10px;
    grid-template-areas: 'a a a a';
    grid-auto-rows: auto;
  }

  .grid-container-example > div {
    padding: 15px;
    background-color: aliceblue;
    text-align: center;
    font-size: 18px;
  }
</style>

<div class="grid-container-example">
  <div>1</div>
  <div>2</div>
  <div>3</div>
  <div>4</div>
  <div>5</div>
  <div>6</div>
  <div>7</div>
  <div>8</div>
  <div>9</div>
  <div>10</div>
  <div>11</div>
</div>

Browser support

This table shows when grid-auto-rows support started for each browser.

Chrome
57 Mar 2017
Firefox
52 Mar 2017
IE/Edge
16 Sep 2017
Opera
44 Mar 2017
Safari
10 Sep 2016

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