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Malaysia Public Holidays 2022

See also: 2022 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).

The table below contains the list of Malaysia public holidays for 2022, 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.

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

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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.