Also asked, can you soften a hard avocado?
Use the oven Wrap it in tinfoil and place on a baking sheet. Pop it in the oven at 200°F for ten minutes, or until the avocado is soft (depending on how hard it is, it could take up to an hour to soften). Remove it from the oven, then put your soft, ripe avocado into the fridge until it cools and you're ready to enjoy.
Also to know, can you soften an avocado in the microwave?
If the avocado is not quite ripe and not hard: Yes, it is possible, thanks to this Taste of Home hack for how to ripen avocados. Cut it in half vertically and remove the pit. Wrap each half in microwave-safe plastic wrap. Microwave on high for two minutes.
The Avocado I Just Cut Open Isn't Ripe. Not only is it possible to ripen an already-open avocado, but you can actually eat it unripe using several different techniques to make it soft and tasty.