Public holidays and observances in South Sudan

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year Public Holiday
January 9 Wednesday Peace Agreement Day Public Holiday
March 8 Friday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 16 Thursday SPLA Day Public Holiday
June 5 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 16 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 9 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 30 Tuesday Martyrs Day Public Holiday
August 12 Monday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 28 Saturday Republic Day Public Holiday
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year Public Holiday
January 9 Thursday Peace Agreement Day Public Holiday
March 8 Sunday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 12 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Friday May Day National holiday
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 16 Saturday SPLA Day Public Holiday
May 24 Sunday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
July 9 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 30 Thursday Martyrs Day Public Holiday
July 31 Friday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 28 Monday Republic Day Public Holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year Public Holiday
January 9 Saturday Peace Agreement Day Public Holiday
February 14 Sunday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Monday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Saturday May Day National holiday
May 13 Thursday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 16 Sunday SPLA Day Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 5 Monday Mother's Day Observance
July 9 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 20 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
July 30 Friday Martyrs Day Public Holiday
August 23 Monday Father's Day Observance
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
November 14 Sunday Grandparents' Day Observance
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 28 Tuesday Republic Day Public Holiday
December 31 Friday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year Public Holiday
January 9 Sunday Peace Agreement Day Public Holiday
February 14 Monday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Tuesday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 17 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Sunday May Day National holiday
May 3 Tuesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 16 Monday SPLA Day Public Holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 4 Monday Mother's Day Observance
July 9 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 10 Sunday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
July 30 Saturday Martyrs Day Public Holiday
August 22 Monday Father's Day Observance
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
November 13 Sunday Grandparents' Day Observance
December 22 Thursday December Solstice Season
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 28 Wednesday Republic Day Public Holiday
December 31 Saturday New Year's Eve Observance