WoW API < UnitRangedDamage

Returns the unit's ranged damage and speed.

speed, lowDmg, hiDmg, posBuff, negBuff, percent = UnitRangedDamage("player");

Parameters[edit | edit source]

Arguments[edit | edit source]

unit 
UnitId - The unit to get information from. (Likely only works for "player" and "pet" -- unconfirmed)

Returns[edit | edit source]

speed 
Number - The unit's ranged weapon speed (0 if no ranged weapon equipped).
lowDmg 
Number - The unit's minimum ranged damage.
hiDmg 
Number - The unit's maximum ranged damage.
posBuff 
Number - The unit's positive Bonus on ranged attacks (includes Spelldamage increases)
negBuff 
Number - The unit's negative Bonus on ranged attacks
percent 
Number - percentage modifier (usually 1)


Example[edit | edit source]

local speed, lowDmg, hiDmg = UnitRangedDamage("player");
local avgDmg = (lowDmg + hiDmg) / 2;
local avgDps = avgDmg / speed;

Result[edit | edit source]

Calculates your average damage per second.

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