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Malaysia Public Holidays 2019

See also: 2019 public holidays in APEC, ASEAN, Asia, Brunei, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand and worldwide.

Malaysia public holidays by region: Johor (JHR), Kedah (KDH), Kelantan (KTN), Kuala Lumpur (KUL), Labuan (LBN), Melaka (MLK), Negeri Sembilan (NSN), Pahang (PHG), Perak (PRK), Perlis (PLS), Pulau Pinang (Penang) (PNG), Putrajaya (PJY), Sabah (SBH), Sarawak (SRW), Selangor (SGR), Terengganu (TRG).

This page contains the list of Malaysia 2019 official public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Malaysia official public holidays in 2019 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Tuesday New Year's Day (except JHR KDH KTN PLS TRG)
Monday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (NSN) regional
Sunday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (KDH) regional
Monday Thaipusam (JHR KUL NSN PJY PNG PRK SGR) regional
Thursday State Public Holiday (Sultan of Pahang Swearing-in) (PHG) regional
Friday Federal Territory Day (KUL LBN PJY) regional
Tuesday Chinese New Year
Wednesday Chinese New Year, Day 2
Monday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Coronation Anniversary) (TRG) regional
Saturday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (JHR) regional
Wednesday Israk dan Mikraj (KDH NSN PLS) regional
Monday State Public Holiday (Melaka UNESCO Heritage Day) (MLK) regional
Friday Good Friday (SBH SRW) regional
Friday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (TRG) regional
Wednesday Labour Day
Monday Awal Ramadan (JHR KDH MLK) regional
Tuesday State Public Holiday (Hari Hol Pahang) (PHG) regional
Sunday Wesak (Buddha Day)
Monday Wesak Holiday (except JHR KDH KTN TRG)
Wednesday Nuzul Quran (KTN KUL LBN PHG PJY PLS PNG PRK SGR TRG) regional
Thursday State Public Holiday (Death of Sultan Ahmad Shah) (PHG) regional
Thursday State Public Holiday (Harvest Festival) (LBN SBH) regional
Friday State Public Holiday (Harvest Festival) (LBN SBH) regional
Saturday State Public Holiday (Hari Gawai Dayak) (SRW) regional
Sunday State Public Holiday (Hari Gawai Dayak) (SRW) regional
Monday State Public Holiday (SRW) regional
Wednesday Hari Raya Puasa (End of Ramadan)
Thursday Hari Raya Puasa Holiday
Sunday State Public Holiday (George Town UNESCO Heritage Day) (PNG) regional
Saturday State Public Holiday (Ruler's Birthday) (PNG) regional
Wednesday State Public Holiday (Raja's Birthday) (PLS) regional
Monday State Public Holiday (Sarawak Day) (SRW) regional
Tuesday Public Holiday (Coronation of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong)
Wednesday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday Observed) (PHG) regional
Sunday Hari Raya Qurban (Feast of Sacrifice)
Monday Hari Raya Qurban, Day 2 (KDH KTN TRG) regional
Monday Hari Raya Qurban Holiday (except JHR KDH KTN TRG)
Saturday National Day (Hari Kebangsaan)
Sunday Awal Muharram (Islamic New Year)
Sunday National Day Holiday (JHR KDH KTN TRG) regional
Monday Awal Muharram Holiday (except JHR KDH KTN TRG)
Monday Birthday of SPB Yang di-Pertuan Agong
Monday Malaysia Day
Saturday State Public Holiday (Hari Hol Almarhum Sultan Iskandar) (JHR) regional
Saturday State Public Holiday (Ruler's Birthday) (SBH) regional
Friday State Public Holiday (Ruler's Birthday) (MLK) regional
Saturday State Public Holiday (Ruler's Birthday) (SRW) regional
Sunday Deepavali (Festival of Lights) (except SRW)
Monday Deepavali Holiday (except KDH KTN SRW TRG)
Friday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (PRK) regional
Sunday State Public Holiday (Malaysia Cup Victory) (JHR) regional
Saturday Maulidur Rasul (The Prophet's Birthday)
Sunday Maulidur Rasul Holiday (JHR KDH KTN TRG) regional
Monday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (KTN) regional
Tuesday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (KTN) regional
Wednesday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (SGR) regional
Wednesday Christmas Day

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Recent Malaysia Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Malaysia public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Malaysia (beta)


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Malaysia, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2019-2029).

Malaysia Background Information and Links



Malaysia Regional Abbreviations


Below is a list of the Malaysia regional abbreviations, used for regional public holidays, in the table above.