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Worldwide Public Holidays August 2022

This page contains the list of worldwide public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays for August 2022, 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 this month is:


Monday, August 1, 2022

  • Anguilla
  • (Start of Carnival)
  • Bhutan
  • Bénin
  • (National Day)
  • Canada
  • (widely observed but statutory only in BC NB NU NT SK)
  • Dominica
  • (August Monday)
  • El Salvador
  • government
  • government
  • Iceland
  • (Commerce Day)
  • India
  • regional
  • (SK)
  • regional
  • Montserrat
  • (Emancipation Day Holiday)
  • Nicaragua
  • municipal
  • (Managua)
  • municipal
  • North Cyprus
  • (Establishment date of T.M.T)
  • Tuvalu

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

  • El Salvador
  • government
  • government

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

  • El Salvador
  • municipal
  • (San Salvador)
  • municipal
  • El Salvador
  • government
  • government
  • Niger
  • (Fête nationale de l'Arbre)

Thursday, August 4, 2022

  • El Salvador
  • government
  • government
  • Lebanon
  • banks
  • banks

Friday, August 5, 2022

  • Croatia
  • (Dan pobjede i domovinske zahvalnosti)
  • El Salvador
  • municipal
  • (San Salvador)
  • municipal
  • El Salvador
  • government
  • government
  • Kiribati
  • Rwanda
  • (Harvest Thanksgiving)
  • Spain
  • regional
  • (CE)
  • regional

Saturday, August 6, 2022

  • Andorra
  • regional
  • regional
  • El Salvador
  • Peru

Sunday, August 7, 2022

  • Andorra
  • regional
  • regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (SK)
  • regional
  • Iran
  • Israel
  • banks
  • banks

Monday, August 8, 2022

  • Andorra
  • regional
  • regional
  • Gambia
  • (Tamxarit)
  • India
  • regional
  • (SK)
  • regional
  • Iran
  • (Martyrdom of Imam Hussein)
  • Somalia
  • (except Somaliland)
  • Tanzania
  • (Peasants' Day)

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

  • Bangladesh
  • banks government
  • (Muharrum)
  • banks government
  • India
  • regional
  • (CG JH* MP RJ)
  • regional
  • Kenya
  • (General Election)
  • Suriname
  • (Dag der Inheemsen)

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

  • Australia
  • municipal regional
  • (Brisbane area only) (QLD)
  • municipal regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (panchayat elections) (GA)
  • regional
  • Nicaragua
  • municipal
  • (Managua)
  • municipal

Thursday, August 11, 2022

  • Chad
  • India
  • regional
  • (OR)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional other
  • (HP*) (only for women employees)
  • regional other

Friday, August 12, 2022

  • India
  • regional
  • (UP)
  • regional
  • Nepal
  • Nepal
  • regional
  • (Kathmandu Valley)
  • regional

Saturday, August 13, 2022

  • India
  • regional
  • (MN)
  • regional

Sunday, August 14, 2022

  • Saint Helena
  • regional
  • (Tristan da Cunha)
  • regional

Monday, August 15, 2022

  • Argentina
  • (in lieu of Aug. 17)
  • Canada
  • regional
  • (YT)
  • regional
  • Cape Verde
  • (Dia da Padroeira Nacional)
  • Croatia
  • (Velika Gospa)
  • Gambia
  • (Sang Marie)
  • Greece
  • (Dormition)
  • Guatemala
  • regional
  • (Guatemala City)
  • regional
  • Malta
  • Panama
  • regional
  • regional
  • Romania
  • (Adormirea Maicii Domnului)
  • Samoa
  • Spain
  • (La Asunción)
  • Togo
  • Tokelau

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

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

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

  • Gabon
  • Indonesia
  • (Hari Kemerdekaan RI)

Thursday, August 18, 2022

  • India
  • regional
  • (KL LD OR)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional government afternoon
  • (Durand Cup) (from 1pm) (MN*)
  • regional government afternoon

Friday, August 19, 2022

  • India
  • regional
  • (TR)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (MH)
  • regional
  • Nauru
  • (Day of the Tribes)
  • Nepal

Saturday, August 20, 2022

  • East Timor
  • government
  • (tentative)
  • government
  • Estonia
  • Hungary
  • (National Day)
  • India
  • regional
  • (TS)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (SK)
  • regional

Sunday, August 21, 2022

  • Morocco
  • (Fête de la Jeunesse)

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

  • Tanzania
  • (National Population and Housing Census)

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

  • Angola
  • ponto facultativo
  • (General Election Day)
  • ponto facultativo
  • Malaysia
  • regional
  • (Ruler's Birthday) (MLK)
  • regional

Thursday, August 25, 2022

  • Uruguay
  • (Declaratoria de la Florida)

Friday, August 26, 2022

  • Abkhazia

Saturday, August 27, 2022

  • Moldova
  • (Ziua Republicii)

Sunday, August 28, 2022

  • Abkhazia
  • Georgia
  • (Mariamoba)
  • India
  • regional
  • (KL)
  • regional

Monday, August 29, 2022

  • India
  • regional
  • (AS)
  • regional
  • Kazakhstan
  • (workday moved to Sat. Aug. 27)
  • Peru
  • government
  • government
  • Philippines
  • (Araw ng mga Bayani)
  • Saint Helena
  • (except Tristan da Cunha)
  • Slovakia

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

  • India
  • regional
  • (CG)
  • regional
  • India
  • regional
  • (SK)
  • regional
  • Nepal
  • other
  • (Teej) (only for women employees)
  • other
  • Peru

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Malaysia
  • (Hari Kebangsaan)
  • Moldova
  • (Limba Noastra)
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