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SQL: 8 Frequently Used DATE Functions

SQL DATE function for all Developers. DATE Function is powerful in SQL. In SQL projects, people use this Function variety of ways. All projects depends in DATE, and without it there is no way of existing of project.  The Quick tour helps you use this function effectively.  You can learn Oracle SQL step by step for all Developers. Below is the list of SQL DATE functions SYSDATE - It returns current local DATE and Time CURRENT_DATE - Return local DATE and TIME and adjusted to current session Time Zone. ROUND (DATE) - Rounds to nearest DAY TRUNC (DATE) - Truncates Time MONTHS_BETWEEN(date1,date2) - Returns number of months between date1 and date2' LAST_DAY(DATE)- Returns last of the month ADD_MONTHS(date,integer_months) - Adds specified number of months to specified date. NEXT_DAY(date, day_of_week) - Returns to next day of the week that comes after the specified DATE Also Read   The Best SQL Book for all Developers.