Public holidays and observances in Cyprus

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Saturday Epiphany Common Local holiday
February 19 Monday Green Monday National holiday
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
March 25 Sunday Greek Independence Day National holiday
April 1 Sunday Cyprus National Holiday National holiday
April 6 Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 7 Saturday Holy Saturday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 8 Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 9 Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 10 Tuesday Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only) Bank holiday
May 1 Tuesday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
May 28 Monday Orthodox Pentecost Monday National and Orthodox holiday
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
August 15 Wednesday Assumption of the Virgin Mary National holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
October 1 Monday Cyprus Independence Day National holiday
October 28 Sunday Ochi Day National holiday
October 28 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Monday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Wednesday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Monday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Sunday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 11 Monday Green Monday National holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 25 Monday Greek Independence Day National holiday
March 31 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 1 Monday Cyprus National Holiday National holiday
April 26 Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 27 Saturday Holy Saturday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 28 Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 29 Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 30 Tuesday Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only) Bank holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
June 17 Monday Orthodox Pentecost Monday National and Orthodox holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 15 Thursday Assumption of the Virgin Mary National holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 1 Tuesday Cyprus Independence Day National holiday
October 27 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
October 28 Monday Ochi Day National holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Monday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 2 Monday Green Monday National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 25 Wednesday Greek Independence Day National holiday
March 29 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 1 Wednesday Cyprus National Holiday National holiday
April 17 Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 18 Saturday Holy Saturday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 19 Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 20 Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 21 Tuesday Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only) Bank holiday
May 1 Friday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
June 8 Monday Orthodox Pentecost Monday National and Orthodox holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
August 15 Saturday Assumption of the Virgin Mary National holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 1 Thursday Cyprus Independence Day National holiday
October 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
October 28 Wednesday Ochi Day National holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Saturday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance