Public holidays and observances in Namibia

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year Public Holiday
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 21 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
March 30 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 1 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 1 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
April 2 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Tuesday May Day National holiday
May 4 Friday Cassinga Day Public Holiday
May 10 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
May 25 Friday Africa Day Public Holiday
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
August 26 Sunday Heroes' Day National holiday
September 2 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
December 10 Monday International Human Rights Day Public Holiday
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Wednesday Day of Goodwill Public Holiday

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 21 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
April 7 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
May 4 Saturday Cassinga Day Public Holiday
May 25 Saturday Africa Day Public Holiday
May 30 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 26 Monday Heroes' Day National holiday
September 1 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
December 10 Tuesday International Human Rights Day Public Holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Day of Goodwill Public Holiday

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year Public Holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 21 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
April 5 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 12 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 13 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Friday May Day National holiday
May 4 Monday Cassinga Day Public Holiday
May 21 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
May 25 Monday Africa Day Public Holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
August 26 Wednesday Heroes' Day National holiday
September 6 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
December 10 Thursday International Human Rights Day Public Holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Saturday Day of Goodwill Public Holiday