Date filters can be used for date arithmetic or to convert DateTime values into various formats.

date

Formats a DateTime value using a .NET format string.

Code
{{ now | date: 'g' }}
{{ now | date: 'MMMM dd, yyyy' }}
Output
1/16/2019 12:03 PM
January 16, 2019

date_add_days Added 7.0.0011

Adds the specified number of whole and fractional days to the DateTime value. The parameter can be positive or negative.

Code
{{ now }}
{{ now | date_add_days: 1 }}
{{ now | date_add_days: -2.5 }}
Output
1/16/2019 12:03:56 PM
1/17/2019 12:03:56 PM
1/14/2019 12:03:56 AM

date_add_hours Added 7.0.0011

Adds the specified number of whole and fractional hours to the DateTime value. The parameter can be positive or negative.

Code
{{ now }}
{{ now | date_add_hours: 1 }}
{{ now | date_add_hours: -2.5 }}
Output
1/16/2019 12:03:56 PM
1/16/2019 1:03:56 PM
1/16/2019 9:33:56 AM

date_add_minutes Added 7.0.0011

Adds the specified number of whole and fractional minutes to the DateTime value. The parameter can be positive or negative.

Code
{{ now }}
{{ now | date_add_minutes: 10 }}
{{ now | date_add_minutes: -2.5 }}
Output
1/16/2019 12:03:56 PM
1/16/2019 12:13:56 PM
1/16/2019 12:01:26 PM

date_add_months Added 7.0.0011

Adds the specified number of whole months to the DateTime value. The parameter can be positive or negative.

Code
{{ now }}
{{ now | date_add_months: 1 }}
{{ now | date_add_months: -2 }}
Output
1/16/2019 12:03:56 PM
2/16/2019 12:03:56 PM
11/16/2018 12:03:56 PM

date_add_seconds Added 7.0.0011

Adds the specified number of whole and fractional seconds to the DateTime value. The parameter can be positive or negative.

Code
{{ now }}
{{ now | date_add_seconds: 10 }}
{{ now | date_add_seconds: -1.25 }}
Output
1/16/2019 12:03:56 PM
1/16/2019 12:04:06 PM
1/16/2019 12:03:55 PM

date_add_years Added 7.0.0011

Adds the specified number of whole years to the DateTime value. The parameter can be positive or negative.

Code
{{ now }}
{{ now | date_add_years: 1 }}
{{ now | date_add_years: -2 }}
Output
1/16/2019 12:03:56 PM
1/16/2020 12:03:56 PM
1/16/2017 12:03:56 PM

date_to_iso8601

Formats a DateTime value according to the ISO 8601 standard. Useful when creating Atom feeds, or the HTML5 <time> element.

Code
{{ now | date_to_iso8601 }}
Output
2019-01-16T12:03:56Z

date_to_rfc822

Formats a DateTime value according to the RFC 822 standard. Useful when creating RSS feeds.

Code
{{ now | date_to_rfc822 }}
Output
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:03:56 Z