Instance Method


Returns by reference the era, year, week of year, and weekday component values for a given date.


func getEra(_ eraValuePointer: UnsafeMutablePointer<Int>?, year yearValuePointer: UnsafeMutablePointer<Int>?, month monthValuePointer: UnsafeMutablePointer<Int>?, day dayValuePointer: UnsafeMutablePointer<Int>?, from date: Date)



Upon return, contains the era of the given date.


Upon return, contains the year of the given date.


Upon return, contains the month of the given date.


Upon return, contains the day of the given date.


The date for which to perform the calculation.


Pass NULL to ignore any individual component parameter.

This is a convenience method for getting the time components of a given date using components(_:from:)

See Also

Extracting Components

func date(Date, matchesComponents: DateComponents) -> Bool

Returns whether a given date matches all of the given date components.

func component(NSCalendar.Unit, from: Date) -> Int

Returns the specified date component from a given date.

func components(NSCalendar.Unit, from: Date) -> DateComponents

Returns the date components representing a given date.

func components(NSCalendar.Unit, from: Date, to: Date, options: NSCalendar.Options) -> DateComponents

Returns the difference between two supplied dates as date components.

func components(in: TimeZone, from: Date) -> DateComponents

Returns all the date components of a date, as if in a given time zone (instead of the receiving calendar’s time zone).