## How do you remember the days in month rhyme?

Just about every elementary schooler learns the months of the year with an easy rhyme: “Thirty days has [or hath] September, April, June, and November. All the rest have 31, except February …” The leap year, which comes once in four / Gives February one day more.”

## How many days are in a month rule?

Each month in the modern Gregorian calendar consists of at least 28 days. That number would be a nicely rounded 30 were it not for February. While every month besides the second in the calendar contains at least 30 days, February falls short with 28 (and 29 on a leap year).

**What is the rhyme 30 days hath September?**

Thirty days hath September, April, June and November. All the rest have thirty-one, Excepting February alone, And that has twenty-eight days clear And twenty-nine in each leap year.

**How many days are in the month song?**

How Many Days in a Month Rhyme: Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November; All the rest have thirty-one, Excepting February alone, And that has twenty-eight days clear, and twenty-nine in each leap year.

### How can I remember the months in 30 days?

Rhyme to remember number of days in each month:

- 30 days has September, April, June, and November. When short February’s done. All the rest have 31…
- Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November, all the rest have thirty-one. February has twenty-eight, but leap year coming one in four.

### Why is February so short?

Because Romans believed even numbers to be unlucky, each month had an odd number of days, which alternated between 29 and 31. But, in order to reach 355 days, one month had to be an even number. February was chosen to be the unlucky month with 28 days.

**How does the rhyme go 30 days has September?**

Thirty days hath September, April, June, and November; All the rest have thirty-one, Excepting February alone.

**How many months are on a knuckle?**

Each of the seven months that land on a knuckle will be months with 31 days. The five months that fall on the grooves all have 30 days. Step 4: Remember February Remember the one exception – February – that falls on a groove. It has 28 days, or 29 in a leap year. TIP: This trick works just as well using your feet instead of your hands.

#### What do the gaps between the knuckles of a month mean?

Also, in easier words, the gaps between the knuckles indicate months with not 31 days but 30 (excluding February which is 28/29).

#### Is there a knuckle trick for remembering the number of days?

The other day I posted the rhyme for helping remember the number of days in each month . Interestingly, one friend from France and another friend who was born in Hong Kong mentioned a knuckle trick for remembering. There are different versions of the knuckle trick, but evidently it’s used around the world.

**How do you count your knuckles?**

1 Position hands Ball your hands into fists and hold them front of you. 2 Begin on the left Count the months on your knuckles and the grooves in between, starting with January on your leftmost knuckle, which is your left pinky. 3 Count Don’t count your thumb’s knuckles or any space between your hands.