How Many Days Are in a Leap Year?

##### Answer

**Usually, there are 366 days in a leap year.**

A leap year consists of 366 days. During leap years, February will have 29 days instead of 28 days.

A leap year is a calendar year containing one additional day added to keep the calendar year synchronized with the astronomical or seasonal year.

- During a leap year, February has 29 days instead of 28 days in a normal year or nonleap year.
- There are 366 days in a leap year.
- In a nonleap year, there are 365 days.