annualizing with variable weights

hellomynameiskristin

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I know this sounds like a math problem, but I am really wondering if there is an Excel shortcut.

So I have different weights for the months through out the year:
<TABLE style="WIDTH: 96pt; BORDER-COLLAPSE: collapse" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 width=128 border=0 x:str><COLGROUP><COL style="WIDTH: 48pt" span=2 width=64><TBODY><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Jan</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right width=64 x:num="5.0200865672263263E-2">5%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Feb</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="8.3083402243483845E-2">8%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Mar</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="8.5513495077943785E-2">9%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Apr</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="7.0525550662810868E-2">7%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>May</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="9.1807134632237886E-2">9%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Jun</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="0.11267331638638062">11%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Jul</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="8.1684783467081523E-2">8%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Aug</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="7.4561307837951396E-2">7%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Sep</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="8.0718455473686057E-2">8%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Oct</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="9.0592931978891178E-2">9%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Nov</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="7.1290637354979119E-2">7%</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 12.75pt" height=17><TD class=xl131 style="BORDER-RIGHT: silver 0.5pt solid; BORDER-TOP: silver; BORDER-LEFT: silver 0.5pt solid; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-BOTTOM: silver 0.5pt solid; HEIGHT: 12.75pt; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" width=64 height=17>Dec</TD><TD class=xl132 style="BORDER-RIGHT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-TOP: #d4d0c8; BORDER-LEFT: #d4d0c8; BORDER-BOTTOM: #d4d0c8; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent" align=right x:num="0.1073481192122904">11%</TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE>

How do I annualize that if I have Jan February data? Wasn't sure if there was a shortcut...I tired to google it and it came back with "climate of India" o_O

I hope this isn't a stupid question...
 

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Hi Kristin,

Maybe like this:

Code:
       -A- -B- C -D- -----------------------E------------------------
   2   Jan  5%   100 D2: Input                                       
   3   Feb  8%   150 D3: Input                                       
   4   Mar  9%   173 D4 and down: =SUM($D$2:$D$3)/SUM($B$2:$B$3) * B4
   5   Apr  7%   135                                                 
   6   May  9%   173                                                 
   7   Jun 11%   212                                                 
   8   Jul  8%   154                                                 
   9   Aug  7%   135                                                 
  10   Sep  8%   154                                                 
  11   Oct  9%   173                                                 
  12   Nov  7%   135                                                 
  13   Dec 11%   212

This part could just go in a separate cell instead of calculating repeatedly:

=SUM($D$2:$D$3)/SUM($B$2:$B$3)
 
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