DateTime.IsInPreviousHour

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DateTime.IsInPreviousHour is a Power Query M function that indicates whether the provided date(time) value occurs during the previous hour. The function returns true if the value occurs in the previous hour, otherwise false.

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

Syntax

DateTime.IsInPreviousHour( dateTime as any ) as nullable logical

Description

DateTime.IsInPreviousHour indicates whether the given dateTime argument (which can be of type datetime or datetimezone) occurs during the previous hour, as determined by the current date and time on the system. This function will return false for a value within the current hour.

Examples

Determine if the hour before the current system time is in the previous hour.

// Output: true
DateTime.IsInPreviousHour( DateTime.FixedLocalNow() - #duration( 0, 1, 0, 0 ) )

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Microsoft documentation: https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/powerquery-m/datetime-isinprevioushour