This function returns the month part of a timestamp based on a given time zone (represented by a number from 1 to 12).

month(timestamp, timeZone) #Output: Number

Parser expressionDescription

 %{month({issue.created}, RUN_AS_LOCAL)}

This example returns the month of the issue creation date as a number.

Given an issue that was created on March 25th, 2020 23:15:30, the returned value is 3.

%{month(stringToDate("2020-01-01 00:30","Europe/Berlin"),"UTC")}

This example returns the month part of the given date, the timezone is UTC.

Due to the time zone UTC, the output will be 12.

Parameters used in this function

ParameterInput (data type)Description

The parameter must be valid timestamp. Usually this value is retrieved from a field (e.g. due date, created date).

The time zone used for the calculation. 

This function returns a

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Short description

Returns the month part of a given timestamp.