To run a cron job every month just copy-paste the following crontab configuration.

0 0 1 * *

Depending on your cron configuration, you may have to edit this in a crontab file. If you are using an online cronjob provider, like Cronit, you may have to enter this information into an online interface.

How to read a cron config

  • The first digit indicates the minute to use
  • The second digit the hour to use
  • The third digit the day to use (1-31)
  • The fourth digit month to use (1-12)
  • The fifth (optional) digit day of week to use (0-7)