*What is Leap Year, when is the next leap year and list of leap years for the 21st century (from year 2001 to 2099).*

What is Leap Year & When is the next Leap Year

**A leap year** is a year containing one additional day added to keep the calendar year synchronized with the astronomical or seasonal year. Because seasons and astronomical events do not repeat in a whole number of days, calendars that have the same number of days in each year drift over time with respect to the event that the year is supposed to track. (read more on wikipedia)

The following is the complete list of leap years for the 21st century (from year 2001 to 2099)

When is the next Leap Year

The next Leap Year is 2020, Saturday, February 29

List of Leap Years of 21st Century

Leap Year 2004

Sunday, February 29

Sunday, February 29

Leap Year 2008

Friday, February 29

Friday, February 29

Leap Year 2012

Wednesday, February 29

Wednesday, February 29

Leap Year 2016

Monday, February 29

Monday, February 29

Leap Year 2020

Saturday, February 29

Saturday, February 29

Leap Year 2024

Thursday, February 29

Thursday, February 29

Leap Year 2028

Tuesday, February 29

Tuesday, February 29

Leap Year 2032

Sunday, February 29

Sunday, February 29

Leap Year 2036

Friday, February 29

Friday, February 29

Leap Year 2040

Wednesday, February 29

Wednesday, February 29

Leap Year 2044

Monday, February 29

Monday, February 29

Leap Year 2048

Saturday, February 29

Saturday, February 29

Leap Year 2052

Thursday, February 29

Thursday, February 29

Leap Year 2056

Tuesday, February 29

Tuesday, February 29

Leap Year 2060

Sunday, February 29

Sunday, February 29

Leap Year 2064

Friday, February 29

Friday, February 29

Leap Year 2068

Wednesday, February 29

Wednesday, February 29

Leap Year 2072

Monday, February 29

Monday, February 29

Leap Year 2076

Saturday, February 29

Saturday, February 29

Leap Year 2080

Thursday, February 29

Thursday, February 29

Leap Year 2084

Tuesday, February 29

Tuesday, February 29

Leap Year 2088

Sunday, February 29

Sunday, February 29

Leap Year 2092

Friday, February 29

Friday, February 29

Leap Year 2096

Wednesday, February 29

Wednesday, February 29