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The date of Start of Ramadan for the years 2019‑2029

This page contains dates and information about Start of Ramadan for the years 2019‑2029.*

When is Start of Ramadan for the years 2019‑2029 ?


Year Holiday or Observance Weekday Date
2019 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Monday
2020 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Friday
2021 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Tuesday
2022 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Saturday
2023 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Thursday
2024 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Monday
2025 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Saturday
2026 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Wednesday
2027 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Monday
2028 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Friday
2029 Start of Ramadan (Umm al-Qura) Tuesday

* The dates above were calculated using the Umm al-Qura calendar used in Saudi Arabia and most countries of the Gulf. To get the exact date when Start of Ramadan is observed, as an official non-working public holiday, in a specific country, region or state, please refer to our listing of the official public holidays for that country.

In which countries is Start of Ramadan observed as an official public holiday ?


Currently, Start of Ramadan is observed as an official public holiday in: Afghanistan, Brunei, Malaysia, Maldives.