17.00 - 17.05 - Example: Querying for the Day of the Week on Which the Specified Date Falls - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Date and Time Functions and Expressions

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.00
17.05
Release Date
June 2020
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1211-170K
Language
English (United States)

If the current date is October 18, 2010, which is a Monday, the following queries return the value 2 as the result since Monday is the 2nd day of the week.

SELECT td_day_of_week(CURRENT_DATE);
SELECT td_day_of_week(DATE '2010-10-18');
SELECT DAYOFWEEK(CURRENT_DATE);
SELECT DAYOFWEEK(DATE '2010-10-18');