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The King's Birthday in Thailand

Is The King's Birthday a Public Holiday?

The King's Birthday is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

The King's Birthday Observances

The King's Birthday in Thailand has not been observed since 2016.

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
2015SatDec 5The King's BirthdayNational holiday
2015MonDec 7The King's Birthday observedNational holiday
2016MonDec 5The King's BirthdayNational holiday

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