Events and observations associated with the holidays we list may be canceled or otherwise affected due to measures taken to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with event organizers for details.
Holidays and Observances in Somalia in 2020
|Jan 1||Wednesday||New Year||Public Holiday|
|Mar 20||Friday||March Equinox||Season|
|Mar 22||Sunday||Isra and Mi'raj||Common local holiday|
|May 1||Friday||May Day||Public Holiday|
|May 18||Monday||Restoration of Somaliland Sovereignty||Common local holiday|
|May 19||Tuesday||Restoration of Somaliland Sovereignty Holiday||Common local holiday|
|May 23||Saturday||Eid al-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|May 24||Sunday||Eid al-Fitr Holiday||Common local holiday|
|Jun 21||Sunday||June Solstice||Season|
|Jun 26||Friday||Independence Day||Public Holiday|
|Jul 1||Wednesday||Republic Day||Common local holiday|
|Jul 31||Friday||Eid al-Adha||Public Holiday|
|Aug 1||Saturday||Eid al-Adha Holiday||Common local holiday|
|Aug 20||Thursday||Muharram||Common local holiday|
|Aug 29||Saturday||Ashura||Public Holiday|
|Sep 22||Tuesday||September Equinox||Season|
|Oct 29||Thursday||The Prophet's Birthday||Public Holiday|
|Dec 21||Monday||December Solstice||Season|
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