Home   Calendar   Holidays   United Arab Emirates   Arafat (Hajj) Day
Flag for United Arab Emirates

Arafat (Hajj) Day in United Arab Emirates

Is Arafat (Hajj) Day a Public Holiday?

Arafat (Hajj) Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Arafat (Hajj) Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueSep 22Arafat (Hajj) DayNational holiday
2016SatSep 10Arafat (Hajj) DayNational holiday
2017ThuAug 31Arafat (Hajj) DayNational holiday
2018MonAug 20Arafat (Hajj) DayNational holiday
2019SunAug 11Arafat (Hajj) DayNational holiday
2020ThuJul 30Arafat (Hajj) DayNational holiday

You might also like

Blue Moon on May 18

Blue Moon on May 18

The Full moon on May 18, 2019 is a Blue Moon. What is a Blue Moon and how often does it happen? more

May: Flower Moon

May: Flower Moon

The Full Moon in May is known as the Flower Moon. Most Full Moon names come from seasonal changes in nature. more

Muslim child and mother expressing joy.

Eid al-Fitr

Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight. more