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This function returns the day number of the month (integer 1 to 31) that corresponds to the specified date.

Syntax

DAY(date)

Arguments

Specify the date argument as a number (as in 37806.5) a string (as in "7/4/2003 12:00"), or a DateTime object, as in DATE(2003,7,4).

Data Types

Accepts numeric, string, or DateTime object data. Returns numeric data.

Examples

DAY(A2)

DAY(R2C1)

DAY(366778) gives the result 14

DAY(33239) gives the result 1 (because 33239 is the value for January 1, 1991)

DAY("7/4/2003 12:00")

DAY(DATE(2003,7,4))

 

See Also

DATE

DATEVALUE

MONTH

WEEKDAY