In Iran, short dates are written as year/month/day, for example ۱۳۸۹/۵/۱۶,[1] and long dates as day month name year from right to left, for example ۱۶ مرداد ۱۳۸۹. Both two-digit and four-digit years are valid but months and days are not usually padded with leading zeros.


  1. ^ بانک مرکزی ایران (in Persian). The Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original on 2009-04-21. Retrieved 2009-04-30.