How to Convert String to DateTime in Python

Python String to DateTime Example
Python String to DateTime Example

In order to convert a String to a DateTime object in Python we need to make use of the datetime module,

import datetime

string_date1 = '2022-03-22'

datetime_object1 = datetime.datetime.strptime(string_date1, '%Y-%m-%d')

string_date2 = '2022-03-22 10:10:12.345678'
print("String: " +string_date2)

datetime_object2 = datetime.datetime.strptime(string_date2, '%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S.%f')

2022-03-22 00:00:00
String: 2022-03-22 10:10:12.345678
2022-03-22 10:10:12.345678

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