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Number of Hours in a Year

How many hours are there in a year?

8,760.

Most years in the Gregorian calendar have a total of 8,760 hours. In the Gregorian calendar a regular year consists of 365 days, and each day has 24 hours, so 365 days x 24 hours = 8,760 hours. The exception to this are on  leap years where there are 366 days in the year, in which case there are 8,784 hours for the year.

This fact is verified on : March 15, 2010.





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