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MySQL CURDATE() Function

❮ MySQL Functions

Example

Return the current date:

SELECT CURDATE();
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Definition and Usage

The CURDATE() function returns the current date.

Note: The date is returned as "YYYY-MM-DD" (string) or as YYYYMMDD (numeric).

Note: This function equals the CURRENT_DATE() function.

Syntax

CURDATE()

Technical Details

Works in: From MySQL 4.0

More Examples

Example

Return the current date + 1:

SELECT CURDATE() + 1;
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❮ MySQL Functions