Instance Method

maximumRange(of:)

Returns the maximum range limits of the values that a given unit can take on.

Declaration

func maximumRange(of unit: NSCalendar.Unit) -> NSRange

Parameters

unit

The unit for which the maximum range is returned.

Return Value

The maximum range limits of the values that the unit specified by unit can take on in the receiver.

Discussion

As an example, in the Gregorian calendar the maximum range of values for the Day unit is 1-31.

See Also

Getting Calendar Information

var calendarIdentifier: NSCalendar.Identifier

A string representing a calendar identity.

var firstWeekday: Int

The index of the first weekday of the receiver.

var locale: Locale?

The locale of the receiver.

func minimumRange(of: NSCalendar.Unit)

Returns the minimum range limits of the values that a given unit can take on.

var minimumDaysInFirstWeek: Int

The minimum number of days in the first week of the receiver.

func ordinality(of: NSCalendar.Unit, in: NSCalendar.Unit, for: Date)

Returns, for a given absolute time, the ordinal number of a smaller calendar unit (such as a day) within a specified larger calendar unit (such as a week).

func range(of: NSCalendar.Unit, in: NSCalendar.Unit, for: Date)

Returns the range of absolute time values that a smaller calendar unit (such as a day) can take on in a larger calendar unit (such as a month) that includes a specified absolute time.

func range(of: NSCalendar.Unit, start: AutoreleasingUnsafeMutablePointer<NSDate?>?, interval: UnsafeMutablePointer<TimeInterval>?, for: Date)

Returns by reference the starting time and duration of a given calendar unit that contains a given date.

func range(ofWeekendStart: AutoreleasingUnsafeMutablePointer<NSDate?>?, interval: UnsafeMutablePointer<TimeInterval>?, containing: Date)

Returns whether a given date falls within a weekend period, and if so, returns by reference the start date and time interval of the weekend range.

var timeZone: TimeZone

The time zone for the receiver.

struct NSCalendar.Unit

Calendrical units such as year, month, day and hour.