How to Create Rolling 6 Months Average?

It is easy to create a rolling 6 months average with Excel. But, there are different steps you’d need to follow, and we will do it together.

But first you need the data for those six months, and this is something like this:

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Click on an empty cell (1), and type =AVERAGE($C$3:$C$3) (2), then press enter.

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Click on cell D4 (1), then write =AVERAGE($C$3:$C$4), and press enter.

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Note: Follow this step on the rest using $C$3:$C$5 (April), $C$3:$C$6 (May), $C$3:$C$7 (June), and $C$3:$C$8 (July).

In conclusion, the steps we just followed is the moving average for the last six months. You can even use the result to create a chart, or as you wish.