- July starting date (mm/dd) is 07/01 – July 1
- July end date (mm/dd) is 07/31 – July 31
- (mm = month, dd = day)
There are 31 days in July.
July is 4 weeks and 3 days long.
When is the first day of July and how many months, weeks and days until July?
Interesting things about July
Here are some interesting facts about July:
Where does the name July come from?
July (in Latin, Iūlius) was named after Julius Caesar in 44 BC. Before the name change, it was called Quintilis (or Mensis Quintilis) because it was the 5th month of the 10-month calendar.
Did you know: July wasn’t always the seventh month of the year
The first month of the year in the Roman Calendar was March.
Julius Caesar changed the calendar and added January and February, making the beginning of the year January.
The modern-day calendar is called the Gregorian calendar and is based on the Julian calendar.
Which months have the same number of days as July
January, March, May, August, October, and December have the same number of days (31 days) as July.
How many days in a month?
Each month has 30 and 31 days, except for February, which has 28 or 29 days (29 during leap years).
The common calendar year is 365 days
The leap year is 366 days.
Months with 28 (or 29) days
February is the only month that has 28 days (common year). During the leap year (every four years), February has 29 days.
Related post: Leap Year List – When Is the Next Leap Year?
Months with 30 days
Months that have 30 days are April, June, September, and November.
Months with 31 days
All the rest seven months have 31 days each month.
Months that have 31 days are January, March, May, July, August, October, and December.
Get up-to-date information:
- Current day number: Current Day Number – What Number Day of the Year Is It?
- Current week numbers: Current Week Number – What Week of the Year Is It?
- Today’s date in numbers: What Is Today’s Date?
- Learn more about the months of the year: Months of the Year – List of Months in Order
July calendar printables
Check the dates in July and print out your favorite free calendar: July Calendar – 9 Cute & FREE Printables
July Phone wallpapers
Find your favorite July phone wallpaper: July Calendar Wallpaper – 38 Cute Backgrounds For Your iPhone
July Desktop backgrounds
Grab your favorite July desktop background: July Desktop Wallpaper – 21 Cute & Free July Calendar Backgrounds