Add days to a date not landing on a weekend

You can add a certain number of days to an existing date which will return the Monday when the date is either a Saturday or a Sunday.


Cell "A1" displays the current date. Custom format "dddd dd mmmm yyyy".
Cell "A2" displays the current date and time. Custom format "dddd dd mmmm yyyy hh:mm:ss".
Cell "A3" is the number of days that you want to add.
Cell "A4" displays 6 days after the date in cell A1
Cell "A5" displays this date formatted with "dddd"
Cell "A6" displays a number from 1 (Monday) to 7 (Sunday) representing the corresponding day of the week.
Cell "A7" displays the date which is a certain number of days after an existing date that ignores Saturdays and Sundays.
All these cells have been formatted with the custom number format "dddd mmmm yyyy".

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1=TODAY() = Sunday 01 May 2022
2=NOW() = Sunday 01 May 2022 18:37:54
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4=A2+A3 = Saturday, 07 May, 2022 06:37 PM
5=A4 = Saturday
6=WEEKDAY(A4) = 7
7=IF(A6>5,A4+(8-A6),A4) = Sunday, 08 May, 2022 06:37 PM

Built-in Functions

IF - The value based on whether a certain condition is True or False.
NOW - The serial number of the current system date and time.
TODAY - The serial number representing today's date.
WEEKDAY - The day of the week for a given date.


Related Formulas

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