Public holidays and observances in Cameroon

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

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
February 11 Thursday Youth Day Observance
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Saturday Labour Day National holiday
May 13 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
May 13 Thursday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 20 Thursday National Day Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 20 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 15 Sunday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 1 Friday Independence of Southern British Cameroons from UK Observance
October 19 Tuesday The Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
February 11 Friday Youth Day Observance
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 17 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Sunday Labour Day National holiday
May 3 Tuesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 20 Friday National Day Public Holiday
May 26 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 10 Sunday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 15 Monday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 1 Saturday Independence of Southern British Cameroons from UK Observance
October 8 Saturday The Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday