Returns the current date. The value is updated when the workbook is reloaded.
The function syntax has no arguments.
TODAY() returns the current date.
TODAY()+5 returns the current date plus five days.
- TODAY is a volatile function and can hurt spreadsheet performance.
- TODAY provides the current date with no time component.
- The TODAY function is updated whenever the workbook is reloaded and does not show the date when it was first entered.