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Python Dates and Times in Python Where on Earth do Timezones Make Sense? pytz Format

Pytz

Need help

pytzstring.py
import datetime
import pytz

fmt = '%m-%d %H:%M %Z%z'
starter = datetime.datetime(2015, 10, 21, 4, 29)
pacific = pytz.timezone('US/Pacific')
local = pacific.localize(starter)
pytz_string = starter.strftime(fmt)

1 Answer

Juliana, fine until the local line. You need to use datetime:

import datetime
import pytz

fmt = '%m-%d %H:%M %Z%z'
starter = datetime.datetime(2015, 10, 21, 4, 29)
pacific = pytz.timezone('US/Pacific')
local = pacific.localize(datetime.datetime(2015, 10, 21, 4, 29))

pytz_string = local.strftime(fmt)