@@MAX_PRECISION (Transact-SQL)

Applies to: SQL Server Azure SQL Database Azure SQL Managed Instance

Returns the precision level used by decimal and numeric data types as currently set in the server.

Transact-SQL syntax conventions

Syntax

@@MAX_PRECISION  

Note

To view Transact-SQL syntax for SQL Server 2014 and earlier, see Previous versions documentation.

Return Types

tinyint

Remarks

By default, the maximum precision returns 38.

Examples

SELECT @@MAX_PRECISION AS 'Max Precision'  

See Also

Configuration Functions (Transact-SQL)
decimal and numeric (Transact-SQL)
Precision, Scale, and Length (Transact-SQL)