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Holidays and Observances in Somalia in 2016

Holidays and Observances in Somalia in 2016

Date NameType
Jan 1FridayNew YearPublic Holiday
Mar 20SundayMarch EquinoxSeason
May 1SundayMay DayPublic Holiday
May 5ThursdayIsra and Mi'rajCommon local holiday
May 18WednesdayRestoration of Somaliland SovereigntyCommon local holiday
May 19ThursdayRestoration of Somaliland Sovereignty HolidayCommon local holiday
Jun 21TuesdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jun 26SundayIndependence DayObservance
Jul 1FridayRepublic DayCommon local holiday
Jul 7ThursdayEid al-FitrPublic Holiday
Sep 13TuesdayEid al-AdhaPublic Holiday
Sep 22ThursdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 3MondayMuharramCommon local holiday
Oct 12WednesdayAshuraCommon local holiday
Dec 12MondayThe Prophet's BirthdayPublic Holiday
Dec 21WednesdayDecember SolsticeSeason

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