Java Date and Time

Java Date and Time

The java.time, java.util, java.sql and java.text packages contains classes for representing date and time. Following classes are important for dealing with date in java.

Java 8 Date/Time API

Java has introduced a new Date and Time API since Java 8. The java.time package contains Java 8 Date and Time classes.

  • java.time.LocalDate class
  • java.time.LocalTime class
  • java.time.LocalDateTime class
  • java.time.MonthDay class
  • java.time.OffsetTime class
  • java.time.OffsetDateTime class
  • java.time.Clock class
  • java.time.ZonedDateTime class
  • java.time.ZoneId class
  • java.time.ZoneOffset class
  • java.time.Year class
  • java.time.YearMonth class
  • java.time.Period class
  • java.time.Duration class
  • java.time.Instant class
  • java.time.DayOfWeek enum
  • java.time.Month enum

 

Classical Date/Time API

But classical or old Java Date API is also useful. Let’s see the list of classical Date and Time classes.

  • java.util.Date class
  • java.sql.Date class
  • java.util.Calendar class
  • java.util.GregorianCalendar class
  • java.util.TimeZone class
  • java.sql.Time class
  • java.sql.Timestamp class

Formatting Date and Time

We can format date and time in java by the use of following classes:

  • java.text.DateFormat class
  • java.text.SimpleDateFormat class

Get Current Date and Time

We can get current date and time in java by many ways.

  • How to get current Date and Time
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Java Date and Time The java.time, java.util, java.sql and java.text packages contains classes for representing date and time. Following classes are important for dealing with date in java. Java 8 Date/Time API Java has introduced a new Date and Time API since Java 8. The java.time package contains Java 8 Date and Time classes. java.time.LocalDate […]

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