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Malaysia Public Holidays 2024

See also: 2024 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 2024 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 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Malaysia official public holidays in 2024 is:


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


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 (2020-2030).

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.