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Month getValue() method in Java

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The getValue() method is a built-in method of the Month ENUM which is used to get the value of the month-of-year from this Month instance as an integer. The value returned by this method is in the range of 1-12, representing months from January to December. Syntax:
public int getValue()
Parameters: This method does not accepts any parameters. Return Value: This method returns the value of month-of-year from this Month instance as an integer. Below programs illustrate the above method: Program 1:
import java.time.*;
import java.time.Month;
import java.time.temporal.ChronoField;
  
class monthEnum {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        // Create a month instance
        Month month = Month.MARCH;
  
        // Get the value of month-of-year as int
        System.out.println(month.getValue());
    }
}

                    
Output:
3
Program 2:
import java.time.*;
import java.time.Month;
import java.time.temporal.ChronoField;
  
class monthEnum {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        // Create a month instance
        Month month = Month.DECEMBER;
  
        // Get the value of month-of-year as int
        System.out.println(month.getValue());
    }
}

                    
Output:
12
Reference: https://docs.oracle.com/javase/8/docs/api/java/time/Month.html#getValue–

Last Updated : 22 Mar, 2019
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