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Buddhist Lent Day in Thailand

Is Buddhist Lent Day a Public Holiday?

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

Buddhist Lent Day Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2015–2020.

Note: Since 1996, if a holiday falls on a weekend, the following working day is observed as a compensatory non-working day, subject to Thailand's Cabinet declarations.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015FriJul 31Buddhist Lent DayNational holiday
2016WedJul 20Buddhist Lent DayNational holiday
2017SunJul 9Buddhist Lent DayNational holiday
2018SatJul 28Buddhist Lent DayNational holiday
2019WedJul 17Buddhist Lent DayNational holiday
2020MonJul 6Buddhist Lent DayNational holiday

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