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Date.IsInNextNMonths is a Power Query M function that indicates whether the given date(time) value occurs during the next number of months, as determined by the system. The function returns a boolean value (true or false).

Compatible with: Power BI Service Power BI Desktop Excel Microsoft 365


   dateTime as any,
   months as number,
) as nullable logical


Date.IsInNextNMonths evaluates if the dateTime parameter(of type date, datetime, or datetimezone) is within the next specified number of months from the current date and time, excluding the current month. It requires a months argument.


Determine if the month after the current system time is in the next two months.

// Output: true
Date.IsInNextNMonths( Date.AddMonths( DateTime.FixedLocalNow(), 1 ), 2 )

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