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MS Access Month() Function

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Return the month part for a specified date:

SELECT Month(#05/17/2017#);
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Definition and Usage

The Month() function returns the month part for a given date.

This function returns an integer between 1 and 12.



Parameter Values

Parameter Description
date Required. A numeric or string expression that can represent a valid date

Technical Details

Works in: From Access 2000

More Examples


Return the month part of today's date:

SELECT Month(Date());
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Return the month part of the "BirthDay" column in "Employees":

SELECT Month(BirthDate) FROM Employees;
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