Python: Get the current week

Python Datetime: Exercise-45 with Solution

Write a Python program to get the current week.

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

import datetime
Jan1st = datetime.date(2017,10,12)
year,week_num,day_of_week = Jan1st.isocalendar() # DOW = day of week
print("Year %d, Week Number %d, Day of the Week %d" %(year,week_num, day_of_week))

Sample Output:

Year 2017, Week Number 41, Day of the Week 4 


Flowchart: Get the current week.

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