Public holidays and observances in Cameroon

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
February 11 Sunday Youth Day Observance
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 30 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 1 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 10 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
May 20 Sunday National Day Public Holiday
June 15 Friday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
August 15 Wednesday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
August 22 Wednesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
October 1 Monday Independence of Southern British Cameroons from UK Observance
November 21 Wednesday The Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
February 11 Monday Youth Day Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 20 Monday National Day Public Holiday
May 30 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 5 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 12 Monday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 15 Thursday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 1 Tuesday Independence of Southern British Cameroons from UK Observance
November 10 Sunday The Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
February 11 Tuesday Youth Day Observance
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 12 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 20 Wednesday National Day Public Holiday
May 21 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
May 24 Sunday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
July 31 Friday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 15 Saturday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 1 Thursday Independence of Southern British Cameroons from UK Observance
October 29 Thursday The Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday