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Holidays and Observances in Malaysia in 2022

Holidays and Observances in Malaysia in 2022

Date NameTypeDetails
Jan 1SaturdayNew Year's DayState HolidayAll except JHR, KDH, KTN, PLS, TRG
Jan 14FridayBirthday of Yang di-Pertuan BesarState HolidayNSN
Feb 1TuesdayChinese Lunar New Year's DayFederal Public Holiday 
Feb 1TuesdayFederal Territory DayFederal Territory HolidayKUL, LBN, PJY
Feb 2WednesdaySecond day of Chinese Lunar New YearFederal Public HolidayAll except KTN, TRG
Feb 2WednesdayChinese Lunar New Year HolidayState HolidayKelantan, Terengganu
Feb 14MondayValentine's DayObservance 
Mar 1TuesdayIsra and Mi'rajState HolidayKDH, NSN, PLS, TRG
Mar 4FridayAnniversary of the coronation of the Sultan of TerengganuState HolidayTerengganu
Mar 20SundayMarch EquinoxSeason 
Mar 23WednesdayBirthday of the Sultan of JohorState HolidayJohor
Apr 3SundayFirst Day of RamadanState HolidayJHR, KDH, MLK
Apr 15FridayGood FridayState HolidaySabah, Sarawak
Apr 15FridayDeclaration of Malacca as Historical CityState HolidayMalacca
Apr 17SundayEaster SundayObservance 
Apr 19TuesdayNuzul Al-QuranState HolidayKTN, KUL, LBN, PHG, PJY, PLS, PNG, PRK, SGR, TRG
Apr 26TuesdayBirthday of the Sultan of TerengganuState HolidayTerengganu
May 1SundayLabour DayFederal Public Holiday 
May 2MondayLabour Day observedFederal Public Holiday 
May 3TuesdayHari Raya PuasaFederal Public Holiday 
May 4WednesdayHari Raya Puasa Day 2Federal Public Holiday 
May 22SundayPahang State HolidayState HolidayPahang
May 23MondayPahang State Holiday observedState HolidayPahang
May 30MondayHarvest FestivalState HolidayLabuan, Sabah
May 31TuesdaySecond Day of Harvest FestivalState HolidayLabuan, Sabah
Jun 1WednesdayGawai DayakState HolidaySarawak
Jun 2ThursdayGawai Dayak HolidayState HolidaySarawak
Jun 6MondayThe Yang di-Pertuan Agong's BirthdayFederal Public Holiday 
Jun 21TuesdayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jul 7ThursdayGeorge Town World Heritage City DayState HolidayPenang
Jul 9SaturdayDay of Arafat (Tentative Date)State HolidayTerengganu
Jul 9SaturdayPenang Governor's BirthdayState HolidayPenang
Jul 10SundayHari Raya HajiFederal Public Holiday 
Jul 11MondayHari Raya Haji (Day 2)Common local holidayKDH, KTN, PLS, TRG
Jul 17SundayBirthday of the Raja of PerlisState HolidayPerlis
Jul 18MondayBirthday of the Raja of Perlis observedState HolidayPerlis
Jul 22FridaySarawak Independence DayState HolidaySarawak
Jul 30SaturdayMuharram/New YearFederal Public Holiday 
Jul 30SaturdayBirthday of the Sultan of PahangCommon local holidayPahang
Aug 31WednesdayMalaysia's National DayFederal Public Holiday 
Sep 3SaturdayAlmarhum Sultan Iskandar Hol DayCommon local holidayJohor
Sep 16FridayMalaysia DayFederal Public Holiday 
Sep 23FridaySeptember EquinoxSeason 
Oct 1SaturdayBirthday of the Governor of SabahCommon local holidaySabah
Oct 8SaturdayThe Prophet Muhammad's BirthdayFederal Public Holiday 
Oct 8SaturdayBirthday of the Governor of SarawakCommon local holidaySarawak
Oct 14FridayBirthday of the Governor of MalaccaCommon local holidayMalacca
Nov 4FridayBirthday of the Sultan of PerakCommon local holidayPerak
Nov 11FridayBirthday of the Sultan of KelantanCommon local holidayKelantan
Nov 12SaturdayBirthday of the Sultan of Kelantan (Day 2)Common local holidayKelantan
Dec 11SundayBirthday of the Sultan of SelangorCommon local holidaySelangor
Dec 12MondayBirthday of the Sultan of Selangor observedCommon local holidaySelangor
Dec 22ThursdayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24SaturdayChristmas EveState HolidaySabah
Dec 24SaturdayChristmas EveObservance 
Dec 25SundayChristmas DayFederal Public Holiday 
Dec 26MondayChristmas Day observedFederal Public Holiday 
Dec 31SaturdayNew Year's EveObservance 

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