How to get all the information about current date in Java?



Problem Description :


Write a program in that prints following information about current date in Java.

  • Day of month
  • Month number
  • Month name
  • Year
  • Day number of week
  • Day name
  • Week of month
  • Week of year
  • Hour in 12-hour format
  • Hour in 24-hour format
  • Minutes
  • Seconds
  • Milliseconds 

Concept :


We are using following method of Calendar class that is present in java.util.* package.

public int get(int field) -> In this method we are passing following Calendar class constants for getting required information.

  • static int DAY_OF_MONTH -> Provides Day of month.
  • static int MONTH -> Provides Month number, for getting month name we are using switch case.
  • static int YEAR -> Provodes Year.
  • static int DAY_OF_WEEK -> Provides Day number of week, for getting day name we are using switch case.
  • static int WEEK_OF_MONTH -> Provides Week number of month.
  • static int WEEK_OF_YEAR -> Provides Week number of year.
  • static int HOUR -> Provides Hour in 12-hour format.
  • static int HOUR_OF_DAY -> Provides Hour in 24-hour format.
  • static int MINUTE -> Provides Minutes.
  • static int SECOND -> Provides Seconds.
  • static int MILLISECOND -> Provides Milliseconds.


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Java Program :




Output :


Output of Java program that prints every information about current date.
Output - How to print every information about current date in Java?


Similar Problem :


How to get all the information about any given date in Java?

Solution - This is very simple first of all Convert given Date to Calendar and rest is same as above.


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Tags : Date and Time problems, Every information about date in Java, Solution in Java, Calendar, switch statement.

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