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Ashura in Somalia

Is Ashura a Public Holiday?

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

Ashura Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatOct 24AshuraCommon local holiday
2016WedOct 12AshuraCommon local holiday
2017SunOct 1AshuraCommon local holiday
2018FriSep 21AshuraCommon local holiday
2019TueSep 10AshuraCommon local holiday
2020SatAug 29AshuraCommon local holiday
2021ThuAug 19AshuraCommon local holiday
2022MonAug 8AshuraCommon local holiday
2023FriJul 28AshuraCommon local holiday
2024WedJul 17AshuraCommon local holiday
2025SunJul 6AshuraCommon local holiday

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