Public holidays and observances in Maldives

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
March 21 Thursday March equinox Season
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 6 Monday Ramadan Start Public Holiday
June 5 Wednesday Eid ul Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 26 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 12 Monday Eid ul Adha Public Holiday
September 1 Sunday Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
November 3 Sunday Victory Day Public Holiday
November 10 Sunday Milad un Nabi (Mawlid) Public Holiday
November 11 Monday Republic Day Public Holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 24 Friday Ramadan Start Public Holiday
May 1 Friday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 24 Sunday Eid ul Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Sunday June Solstice Season
July 26 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 31 Friday Eid ul Adha Public Holiday
August 20 Thursday Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 29 Thursday Milad un Nabi (Mawlid) Public Holiday
November 3 Tuesday Victory Day Public Holiday
November 11 Wednesday Republic Day Public Holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 13 Tuesday Ramadan Start Public Holiday
May 1 Saturday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 13 Thursday Eid ul Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 20 Tuesday Eid ul Adha Public Holiday
July 26 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 10 Tuesday Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim holiday
September 23 Thursday September equinox Season
October 19 Tuesday Milad un Nabi (Mawlid) Public Holiday
November 3 Wednesday Victory Day Public Holiday
November 11 Thursday Republic Day Public Holiday
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 3 Sunday Ramadan Start Public Holiday
May 1 Sunday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 3 Tuesday Eid ul Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 10 Sunday Eid ul Adha Public Holiday
July 26 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 30 Saturday Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 8 Saturday Milad un Nabi (Mawlid) Public Holiday
November 3 Thursday Victory Day Public Holiday
November 11 Friday Republic Day Public Holiday
December 22 Thursday December Solstice Season