PHP Date & Converter

Formatting Dates

Below is a super useful reference table of common PHP dates. Enter a UNIX timestampe below to see it formatted in the table.

Enter a Unix Timestamp:


Date String Output Comment
H:i:s13:29:22
d/m/y21/07/17Leading zero on day & month
d/m/Y21/07/2017Leading zero on day & month
j/n/y21/7/17No Leading zero on day & month
j/n/Y21/7/2017No Leading zero on day & month
jS F Y21st July 2017
j<\s\up>S F Y21st July 2017Superscripted date suffix
l dS F YFriday 21st July 2017
l j<\s\up>S F YFriday 21st July 2017
Y-m-d H:i:s2017-07-21 13:29:22MySQL DATETIME Format
Y-M-d2017-Jul-21