National Holidays in Somalia in 2019

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Note Observance of fasting during the month of Ramadan is currently in effect. This may affect the length of working hours.

Somalia 2019

List of Holidays in Somalia in 2019

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Tuesday New Year's Day National Holiday
Wednesday Mi'raaj Nabi National Holiday
Wednesday Labour Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Tuesday Eid-ul-Fitr National Holiday End of Ramadan
Wednesday Independence Day National Holiday
Monday Republic Day National Holiday National Day
Monday Eid Al Adha National Holiday Feast of the Sacrifice
Sunday Islamic New Year National Holiday
Tuesday Ashura National Holiday 10 Muharram
Sunday Mawlid Nabi National Holiday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Wednesday Christmas Day National Holiday


  • The weekend in Somalia is observed on a Thursday and Friday.