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
9/25/2020 11:40 AM
September 25, 2020

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
9/25/2020 11:40:17 AM
9/26/2020 11:40:17 AM
9/22/2020 11:40:17 PM

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
9/25/2020 11:40:17 AM
9/25/2020 12:40:17 PM
9/25/2020 9:10:17 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
9/25/2020 11:40:17 AM
9/25/2020 11:50:17 AM
9/25/2020 11:37:47 AM

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
9/25/2020 11:40:17 AM
10/25/2020 11:40:17 AM
7/25/2020 11:40:17 AM

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
9/25/2020 11:40:17 AM
9/25/2020 11:40:27 AM
9/25/2020 11:40:16 AM

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
9/25/2020 11:40:17 AM
9/25/2021 11:40:17 AM
9/25/2018 11:40:17 AM

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
2020-09-25T11:40:17Z

date_to_rfc822

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

Code
{{ now | date_to_rfc822 }}
Output
Fri, 25 Sep 2020 11:40:17 Z