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Template:TODAY

1 March 2021

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{{TODAY}} returns the current date, in UTC time, as typical dmy format.

Please be sure to study Help:Substitution § Limitation before using this template in references or VisualEditor.

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Multiple units of time [ edit ]

Type Adjustable Current Last Next
Date and time {{time}} {{Currentdate}} (MDY)

{{Plain now}} (DMY)

{{Now}} (DMY in a complete sentence)

{{Simple now}}
Date only {{Dateonly}}

{{Datedow}}

(Has the day of the week)
{{Date}} (Chose format)

{{DATE}} (prefixed by date=)

{{TODAY}} (DMY)
{{Yesterday}}

{{Day-1}}
{{Tomorrow}}

{{Day+1}}
Time only {{Timeonly}} {{CURRENTTIME}} (12 h format)

{{CURRENTTIME24}} (24 h format)
Banners {{Right now}}

(Blue with time and number of Wikipedia articles)
Timestamp {{Timestamp}}

(Format YYYYMMDDhhmmss)


Single units of time [ edit ]

Unit of time Adjustable Current Last Next
SECOND {{CURRENTSECOND}}
MINUTE {{CURRENTMINUTE}}
HOUR {{CURRENTHOUR}} {{Hour-1}} {{Hour+1}}
WEEK {{CURRENTWEEK}}

{{CURRENTWEEKOFMONTH}}
Day of Week {{Dow}} {{CURRENTDAYNAME}}

{{CURRENTWEEKDAYABBREV}}

{{CURRENTWEEKDAY}}
{{LASTWEEKDAYNAME}}

{{LASTWEEKDAYABBREV}}
{{NEXTWEEKDAYNAME}}

{{NEXTWEEKDAYABBREV}}
MONTH {{MONTHNAME}}

{{MONTHABBREV}}

{{MONTHNUMBER}}

{{MONTH}} (zero padded)
{{CURRENTMONTHNAME}}

{{CURRENTMONTHABBREV}}

{{CURRENTMONTH1}}

{{CURRENTMONTHDAYS}}
{{LASTMONTH}}

(Can make not zero-padded)

{{LASTMONTHNAME}}

{{LASTMONTHABBR}}
{{NEXTMONTH}}

(Can make not zero-padded)

{{NEXTMONTHNAME}}

{{NEXTMONTHABBR}}
Day of Month {{CURRENTDAY}}

{{CURRENTDAY2}} (zero padded)
YEAR {{CURRENTYEARCC}}

{{CURRENTYEARYY}}

{{CURRENTISOYEAR}}

{{CURRENTYEAR}}
{{LASTYEAR}} {{NEXTYEAR}}
Day of Year {{CURRENTDAYOFYEAR}}
DECADE {{DECADE}} {{CURRENTDECADE}} {{LASTDECADE}} {{NEXTDECADE}}
CENTURY {{CENTURY}} {{CURRENTCENTURY}} {{LASTCENTURY}} {{NEXTCENTURY}}
MILLENNIUM {{MILLENNIUM}} {{Currentmillennium}}

Date and time templates made for substitution: [ edit ]

Month:

{{Lmonth}} produces Feb

{{Nmonth}} produces Apr

{{LastMonth}} produces February 2021

{{NextMonth}} produces April 2021


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