Calculate Average Time – Excel & Google Sheets

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Last updated on February 6, 2023
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This tutorial will demonstrate how to calculate the average time in Excel & Google Sheets.

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To calculate the average time in Excel, simply use the Average Function over a range of times:


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Average Time With Condition

You can also use the AVERAGEIF Function to average a range of times that meet certain criteria.  In this case let’s average only times in the morning (before 12:00pm):

=AVERAGEIF(B3:B6,"<12:00 PM",B3:B6)

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Averaging Time in Google Sheets

All of the above examples work exactly the same in Google Sheets as in Excel.

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