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Spring Equinox in Japan

Is Spring Equinox a Public Holiday?

Spring Equinox is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Spring Equinox Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatMar 21Spring EquinoxNational holiday
2016SunMar 20Spring EquinoxNational holiday
2016MonMar 21Spring Equinox observedNational holiday
2017MonMar 20Spring EquinoxNational holiday
2018WedMar 21Spring EquinoxNational holiday
2019ThuMar 21Spring EquinoxNational holiday
2020FriMar 20Spring EquinoxNational holiday
2021SatMar 20Spring EquinoxNational holiday
2022MonMar 21Spring EquinoxNational holiday
2023TueMar 21Spring EquinoxNational holiday
2024WedMar 20Spring EquinoxNational holiday
2025ThuMar 20Spring EquinoxNational holiday

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