The floating-point value of the string as a
- iOS 2.0+
- macOS 10.0+
- UIKit for Mac 13.0+Beta
- tvOS 9.0+
- watchOS 2.0+
This property doesn’t include whitespace at the beginning of the string. This property is
–HUGE on overflow,
0 on underflow. This property is
0 if the string doesn’t begin with a valid text representation of a floating-point number.
This method uses formatting information stored in the non-localized value; use an
Scanner object for localized scanning of numeric values from a string.