Public holidays and observances in South Sudan

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year Public Holiday
January 9 Tuesday Peace Agreement Day Public Holiday
March 8 Thursday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
April 1 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
May 1 Tuesday May Day National holiday
May 13 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 16 Wednesday SPLA Day Public Holiday
June 15 Friday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 17 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
July 9 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 30 Monday Martyrs Day Public Holiday
August 22 Wednesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 28 Friday Republic Day Public Holiday
December 31 Monday New Year's Eve Observance

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