17.10 - Result Type and Attributes - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
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English (United States)

The result data type, format, and title for CURRENT_DATE are:

Data Type Format Title
DATE Default format for the DATE data type when the Dateform mode is set to IntegerDate.

For more information on the default formats, see “Data Type Formats and Format Phrases” in Teradata Vantage™ - Data Types and Literals, B035-1143.


To convert CURRENT_DATE, use Teradata explicit conversion syntax or ANSI CAST syntax.