What does it do?

Gets the day from the date

Formula breakdown:

=DAY(serial_number)

What it means:

=DAY(date wherein the day will be extracted from)


I recall wherein I had a lot of dates and I wanted to extract the day of the dates one-by-one… It was too much of a hassle! Thankfully there is Excel’s DAY Formula to do that for me!

I explain how you can do this below:

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STEP 1: We need to enter the DAY function in a blank cell:

=DAY(

DAY Formula in Excel

 

STEP 2: The DAY arguments:

serial_number

What is the date that you want to extract the day from?

Select the cell containing the date:

=DAY(C9)

DAY Formula in Excel

Apply the same formula to the rest of the cells by dragging the lower right corner downwards.

DAY Formula in Excel

You now have your days extracted!

DAY Formula in Excel

 

How to Use the DAY Formula in Excel

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