AVERAGEIFS is an Excel function that calculates the average of a range of numbers based on one or more criteria. It helps you find the average of values that meet specific conditions.


AVERAGEIFS(range, criteria_range1, criteria1, [criteria_range2], [criteria2], …)


rangeThe range of numbers you want to calculate the average for.
criteria_range1The first range of cells that contains the criteria for averaging.
criteria1The first criteria that defines which values to include in the average.
[criteria_range2](Optional) The second range of cells for additional criteria.
[criteria2](Optional) The second criteria for further refining the average calculation.
Additional pairs of criteria_range and criteria can be added as needed.

How to use

You can use the AVERAGEIFS function to find the average of a range of values that meet specific conditions. Here’s how to use it with multiple examples:

Example 1: Calculate the average of scores for students who scored above 80 in the “Math” subject.

Example 2: Calculate the average of sales for products in the “Electronics” category with a price greater than $500.

Example 3: Calculate the average age of employees in the “Sales” department who have been with the company for more than 5 years.

Example 4: Calculate the average of temperatures in a specific date range.

Example 5: Calculate the average of values based on multiple criteria.

These are just a few examples of how you can use AVERAGEIFS to calculate averages based on specific conditions. You can include multiple criteria pairs to further refine your calculations.