Public holidays and observances in Malawi

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year Public Holiday
January 15 Tuesday John Chilembwe Day Public Holiday
March 3 Sunday Martyrs' Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
May 14 Tuesday Kamuzu Day Public Holiday
June 5 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 14 Friday Freedom Day National holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 6 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 14 Monday Mother's Day Observance
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 New Year Public Holiday
January 15 Wednesday John Chilembwe Day Public Holiday
March 3 Tuesday Martyrs' Day Public Holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 13 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Friday May Day National holiday
May 14 Thursday Kamuzu Day Public Holiday
May 24 Sunday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 14 Sunday Freedom Day National holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
July 6 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 12 Monday Mother's Day Observance
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 New Year Public Holiday
January 15 Friday John Chilembwe Day Public Holiday
March 3 Wednesday Martyrs' Day Public Holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 5 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Saturday May Day National holiday
May 13 Thursday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 14 Friday Kamuzu Day Public Holiday
June 14 Monday Freedom Day National holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 6 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 11 Monday Mother's Day Observance
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 New Year Public Holiday
January 15 Saturday John Chilembwe Day Public Holiday
March 3 Thursday Martyrs' Day Public Holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 18 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Sunday May Day National holiday
May 3 Tuesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 14 Saturday Kamuzu Day Public Holiday
June 14 Tuesday Freedom Day National holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 6 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 10 Monday Mother's Day Observance
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday