Days, weeks, years are very important things to remember. On a daily basis, we use them often. Have you ever questioned that How many weeks in a year?

## Weeks in a Year Calculation

**Approximately there are 52 weeks in a year.**

How? There are 365 days in a normal year. A normal year means not a leap year. A leap year has 366 days. In which February month has 29 days. One week has 7 days. Therefore, to do the calculation just divide 365 by 7. As a result, you get 52.143 weeks. This is the calculation for a normal year. For leap year, divide 366 by 7. The result will be 52.286 weeks.

More precisely, a year has 52 weeks and one day. For a leap year, it is 52 weeks and two days. So, you got the answer for how many weeks in a year. Let’s take the example of a calendar or a normal year. Also, we will take the example of a leap year.

### Normal Year

**Example: The year 2015**

It’s not a leap year. Hence, it has 365 days in total. So, the number of weeks will be 52 and 1 day.

**Total days = 365**

**Weeks = 365 / 7 = 52 weeks + 1 day**

### Leap Year

**Example: The year 2016**

It’s a leap year. Hence, it has 366 days in total. So, the number of weeks will be 52 and 2 days.

**Total days = 366**

**Weeks = 366 / 7 = 52 weeks + 2 day**

After 2016, the next leap year will be 2020. After a leap year, the next leap year occurs every 4 years. In this way, you can know the next leap year.

#### Weeks in a Year Chart

Year | Leap Year | Total Weeks |
---|---|---|

2015 | no | 52weeks + 1day |

2016 | yes | 52weeks + 2days |

2017 | no | 52weeks + 1day |

2018 | no | 52weeks + 1day |

2019 | no | 52weeks + 1day |

2020 | yes | 52weeks + 2days |

2021 | no | 52weeks + 1day |

2022 | no | 52weeks + 1day |

2023 | no | 52weeks + 1day |

2024 | yes | 52weeks + 2days |

2025 | no | 52weeks + 1day |

2026 | no | 52weeks + 1day |