Date and Time are an integral part of any database. However, it is not easy to perform data analysis on Date and Time. Date and Time Functions in excel helps us to simplify, format and perform data analysis in a very efficient way.
Top Date and Time Functions in Excel discussed here are as follows -
DATE Function Excel is a built-in function in MS Excel. DATE in Excel allows you to create a date with individual year, month, and day components.
The Day Function is the function which returns the day of the month when you provide a date value.
EDATE in excel is used to get a date on the same day of the month, x months in the past or future.
The application of EOMONTH in excel is to calculate the maturity dates or the due dates that is applicable on the last day of the month.EOMONTH function returns the last day of the month which is ‘x’ months later or in the past.
A workday in Excel is a very efficient function used in excel for calculating working days, due dates, Gantt charts preparation, workday scheduling, computation of the number of workdays of an employee and other financial analysis.
NOW function in Excel is categorized as Date/Time Function that returns the current system date and time.
TIME Function is a function of Excel, which is built in and allows you for creating a time with individual hour, minute and second components.
TODAY function in is categorized as Date/Time Function in excel that returns the current system date.
Weekday Function in Excel is a function that returns a numeric value from 1 to 7, identifying the day of the week for a date as input.
The Microsoft Excel YEAR Function is a function in excel which allows you to return the year component of an entered date as a four-digit number.