# What Date Is 8 Weeks Ago From Today?

Are you trying to figure out what the date was eight weeks ago?

## Date 8 Weeks Ago:

Monday, May 20, 2024

The date 8 weeks ago from today is Monday, May 20, 2024. This calculation is made using today's date (July 15, 2024).

You can validate this result using our weeks from today or time duration calculators.

The following chart shows the date 8 weeks ago from today and various other days.
Start DateDate 8 Weeks Prior
July 11, 2024May 16, 2024
July 12, 2024May 17, 2024
July 13, 2024May 18, 2024
July 14, 2024May 19, 2024
July 15, 2024May 20, 2024
July 16, 2024May 21, 2024
July 17, 2024May 22, 2024
July 18, 2024May 23, 2024
July 19, 2024May 24, 2024

## How to Calculate the Date 8 Weeks Ago

You can easily find the date eight weeks ago by looking at a calendar. First, find the starting date on the calendar, then count backward one week at a time until you've counted 8 total weeks.

Instead of counting up, you can move backward one week at a time while subtracting 1 from 8 for each week you move backward. Continue this process of subtracting the weeks until your original number of weeks has reached zero after subtracting. The result is the date 8 weeks ago.

You can use this same method to find the date in 8 weeks.

## How Much Time Is Eight Weeks Ago?

Eight weeks ago is the same amount of time as: