date

Re-format a date using the specified format. Use this filter if formatted_date does not meet your needs.

Specification

{{ input | date: format }}

Parameter Description Example Values
input (required) The date that you require to be formatted. account.created_at
format (required) The specification for your formatter See format specification table below
Format String Description
%a The abbreviated weekday name (Sun)
%A The full weekday name (Sunday)
%b The abbreviated month name (Jan)
%B The full month name (January)
%c The preferred local date and time representation
%d Day of the month (01..31)
%H Hour of the day, 24-hour clock (00..23)
%I Hour of the day, 12-hour clock (01..12)
%j Day of the year (001..366)
%m Month of the year (01..12)
%M Minute of the hour (00..59)
%p Meridian indicator (AM or PM)
%S Second of the minute (00..60)
%U Week number of the current year, starting with the first Sunday as the first day of the first week (00..53)
%W Week number of the current year, starting with the first Monday as the first day of the first week (00..53)
%w Day of the week (Sunday is 0, 0..6)
%x Preferred representation for the date alone, no time
%X Preferred representation for the time alone, no date
%y Year without a century (00..99)
%Y Year with century
%Z Time zone name
%% Literal ‘%’ char

Examples

{{ item.created_at | date: "%A %B %e, %Y" }}