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Worldwide Public Holidays August 2020

This page contains the list of worldwide public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays for August 2020, from the qppstudio worldwide public holidays database. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free apps for Android and iPhone/iPad.

The list of worldwide public holidays for next month is:


Saturday, August 1, 2020

  • Andorra
  • regional
  • regional
  • Brunei
  • Bénin
  • (National Day)
  • El Salvador
  • government
  • government
  • India
  • regional
  • (Feast of Sacrifice) (AP BR CG DL GJ HP HR JH KA MH MP OR PB PY RJ TN TS UK UP WB)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (JK LA)
  • regional
  • Iraq
  • Lebanon
  • banks government
  • banks government
  • Libya
  • Malaysia
  • regional
  • (KDH KTN PLS TRG)
  • regional
  • Maldives
  • government
  • government
  • Morocco
  • banks government
  • banks government
  • Nicaragua
  • municipal
  • (Managua)
  • municipal
  • Niger
  • (Feast of Sacrifice)
  • North Cyprus
  • (Establishment date of T.M.T)
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Somalia
  • regional
  • (Somaliland)
  • regional
  • South Sudan
  • muslim
  • (only for Muslims)
  • muslim
  • Sudan
  • Syria
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Yemen

Sunday, August 2, 2020

  • Andorra
  • regional
  • regional
  • Bangladesh
  • banks government
  • banks government
  • Costa Rica
  • (might move to Aug. 3)
  • Egypt
  • government
  • government
  • El Salvador
  • government
  • government
  • India
  • regional
  • (Feast of Sacrifice) (GA)
  • regional
  • Iraq
  • Kuwait
  • banks government
  • banks government
  • Lebanon
  • government
  • government
  • Libya
  • Malaysia
  • regional
  • (KDH KTN TRG)
  • regional
  • Maldives
  • government
  • government
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • government
  • government
  • Sudan
  • Syria
  • Turkey
  • Yemen

Monday, August 3, 2020

  • Andorra
  • regional
  • regional
  • Anguilla
  • (Start of Carnival)
  • Australia
  • regional banks
  • (NSW)
  • regional banks
  • Australia
  • regional
  • (NT)
  • regional
  • Canada
  • (widely observed but statutory only in BC NB NU NT SK)
  • Dominica
  • (August Monday)
  • Egypt
  • government
  • government
  • El Salvador
  • municipal
  • (San Salvador)
  • municipal
  • El Salvador
  • government
  • government
  • Iceland
  • (Commerce Day)
  • India
  • regional
  • (CG GJ HR MP RJ UK* UP)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (OR)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional other
  • (HP) (only for women employees)
  • regional other
  • Iraq
  • Kiribati
  • Kuwait
  • banks government
  • banks government
  • Maldives
  • government
  • government
  • Montserrat
  • (Emancipation Day Holiday)
  • Myanmar
  • (Buddhist Lent Begins)
  • Niger
  • (Fête nationale de l'Arbre)
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • government
  • government
  • Sudan
  • Syria
  • Turkey
  • Tuvalu
  • Yemen

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

  • El Salvador
  • government
  • government
  • Nepal
  • regional
  • (Kathmandu Valley)
  • regional

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

  • Croatia
  • (Dan pobjede i domovinske zahvalnosti i Dan hrvatskih branitelja)
  • El Salvador
  • municipal
  • (San Salvador)
  • municipal
  • El Salvador
  • government
  • government
  • Spain
  • regional
  • (CE)
  • regional

Thursday, August 6, 2020

  • El Salvador

Friday, August 7, 2020

  • Rwanda
  • (Harvest Thanksgiving)

Saturday, August 8, 2020

  • Tanzania
  • (Peasants' Day)

Sunday, August 9, 2020

  • India
  • regional
  • (CG MP)
  • regional
  • Suriname
  • (Dag der Inheemsen)

Monday, August 10, 2020

  • Japan
  • (observed)
  • Nicaragua
  • municipal
  • (Managua)
  • municipal
  • Samoa
  • Tokelau

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

  • Chad
  • India
  • regional
  • (AP BR OR TN TS)
  • regional
  • Nepal
  • other
  • (date to be confirmed)
  • other

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

  • India
  • regional
  • (CG CH DL GJ HP HR JH JK LA MP PB RJ UK UP)
  • regional

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Friday, August 14, 2020

  • Australia
  • municipal regional
  • (Brisbane area only) (QLD)
  • municipal regional
  • Saint Helena
  • regional
  • (Tristan da Cunha)
  • regional

Saturday, August 15, 2020

  • Cape Verde
  • (Dia da Padroeira Nacional)
  • Costa Rica
  • (might move to Aug. 17)
  • Croatia
  • (Velika Gospa)
  • Gambia
  • (Sang Marie)
  • Germany
  • regional
  • (BY* SL)
  • regional
  • Greece
  • (Dormition)
  • Guatemala
  • regional
  • (Guatemala City)
  • regional
  • Malta
  • Panama
  • regional
  • regional
  • Romania
  • (Adormirea Maicii Domnului)
  • Spain
  • (Asunción de la Virgen)
  • Switzerland
  • regional
  • (AG AI FR JU LU NW OW SO SZ TI UR VS ZG)
  • regional
  • Togo

Sunday, August 16, 2020

  • Gabon
  • (National Day)
  • India
  • regional
  • (Shahenshahi) (GJ MH)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (PY)
  • regional

Monday, August 17, 2020

  • Argentina
  • Canada
  • regional
  • (YT)
  • regional
  • Gabon
  • Guatemala
  • regional banks
  • (Guatemala City)
  • regional banks
  • Indonesia
  • (Hari Kemerdekaan RI)
  • Rwanda

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

  • Lebanon
  • (Islamic New Year 1442 AH)
  • Nauru
  • (Day of the Tribes)

Thursday, August 20, 2020

  • Algeria
  • (Islamic New Year)
  • Comoros
  • (Islamic New Year)
  • Djibouti
  • (Islamic New Year)
  • Egypt
  • (Islamic New Year)
  • Estonia
  • Gambia
  • banks
  • banks
  • Hungary
  • (National Day)
  • Indonesia
  • (Tahun Baru Islam 1442 Hijriyah)
  • Iraq
  • Kuwait
  • (Islamic New Year)
  • Malaysia
  • (Islamic New Year)
  • Maldives
  • government
  • (Hijri)
  • government
  • Morocco
  • (Islamic New Year)
  • Niger
  • (Islamic New Year)
  • Oman
  • Somalia
  • regional
  • (Somaliland)
  • regional
  • Tunisia
  • (Islamic New Year)

Friday, August 21, 2020

  • Hungary
  • (workday moved to Sat. Aug. 29)
  • India
  • regional
  • (CG)
  • regional
  • Indonesia
  • government
  • (Cuti Bersama 2020) (widespread nationwide)
  • government
  • Morocco
  • (Fête de la Jeunesse)
  • Nepal
  • other
  • (Teej) (only for women employees)
  • other
  • Philippines
  • regional
  • (Amon Jaded) (ARMM)
  • regional

Saturday, August 22, 2020

  • India
  • regional
  • (AP GA GJ KA MH OR PY TN TS)
  • regional

Sunday, August 23, 2020

  • India
  • regional
  • (OR)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (2nd Day) (GA)
  • regional

Monday, August 24, 2020

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

  • Uruguay
  • (Declaratoria de la Florida)

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

  • Abkhazia

Thursday, August 27, 2020

  • Moldova
  • (Ziua Republicii)

Friday, August 28, 2020

  • Georgia
  • (Mariamoba)
  • India
  • regional
  • (RJ)
  • regional
  • Moldova
  • government
  • (workday moved to Sat. Aug. 15)
  • government

Saturday, August 29, 2020

  • Gambia
  • (Tamxarit)
  • India
  • regional
  • (JK LA)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (JH)
  • regional
  • Iran
  • Pakistan
  • (Yaum-e-Ashur)
  • Slovakia
  • Somalia
  • (except Somaliland)

Sunday, August 30, 2020

  • Bangladesh
  • banks government
  • (Muharrum)
  • banks government
  • India
  • regional
  • (AP BR CG DL GJ HP JH KA KL MH MP OR RJ TN TS UK UP WB)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (KL)
  • regional
  • Iran
  • (Martyrdom of Imam Hussein)
  • Pakistan
  • (Yaum-e-Ashur)
  • Peru

Monday, August 31, 2020

  • Bahrain
  • banks government
  • banks government
  • India
  • regional
  • (KL)
  • regional
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Malaysia
  • (Hari Kebangsaan)
  • Moldova
  • (Limba Noastra)
  • Philippines
  • (Araw ng mga Bayani)
  • Saint Helena
  • (except Tristan da Cunha)
  • Uzbekistan
  • (workday moved to Sat. Aug. 29)
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