Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

Next challenges

Recent achievements

  • Global
  • Personal

Recognition

  • Give kudos
  • Received
  • Given

Leaderboard

  • Global

Trophy case

Kudos (beta program)

Kudos logo

You've been invited into the Kudos (beta program) private group. Chat with others in the program, or give feedback to Atlassian.

View group

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Date Time set on custom field using Automation

The issue lies in the function that sets the time and date based on today's date for a specific field inside of the automation.  For instance, if  we specify the following in the field:

{{now.withHour(16)}}  -   // It should set the time at 4 pm, it is currently setting it up at 2 am 

We can do some work around this by setting it up to a number that matches the hour difference, but it will not be technically correct or a responsible setup. We have also checked the time zones in our Jira instance, and it is appropriately set up to Sydney/Australia.

We have also tried the following, in an attempt to adjust the time difference

{{now.toDateTimeAtStartOfDay("America/Los_Angeles").withHour(16)}}

With no success, Any thoughts?

1 answer

Jose,

 

I have noticed the same. Automation seems to be based on a single, central timezone (UTC I think). I'd assume this wont be fixed anytime soon and that changing your automation parameters to account for the differential would be a long term solution. 

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
DEPLOYMENT TYPE
CLOUD
PRODUCT PLAN
STANDARD
PERMISSIONS LEVEL
Site Admin
TAGS
Community showcase
Posted in Jira Software

Presenting the "Best of 2020" Jira Software roundup!

Catch up with Atlassian Product Managers in our 2020 Demo Den round-up! From Advanced Roadmaps to Code in Jira to Next-Gen Workflows, check out the videos below to help up-level your work in the new ...

7,018 views 8 28
Join discussion

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you