Public Holidays Malaysia 2020

Known for being a melting pot of different religions and ethnic groups, Malaysia is blessed for having more public holidays than other countries. The country’s atmosphere is unique as there is always something going on somewhere all year round that will put just about anyone in a festive mood. Locals and foreign tourists alike are always anticipating for the Malaysia public holiday 2020 calendar to begin planning for the next holiday trip. There are plenty of public holidays in 2020 to look forward to!

Below is a table of all 2020 public holidays for Malaysia. Do keep in mind that the dates mentioned are subject to change when an official announcement is made. Travellers will have to be on the lookout for significant updates on the Malaysia public holiday 2020 calendar to avoid any let-down.

Malaysia Public Holidays Calendar 2020 [Full List]

Date Day Holiday States
1 Jan Wednesday New Year's Day National except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Terengganu
14 Jan Tuesday YDPB Negeri Sembilan's Birthday Negeri Sembilan
19 Jan Sunday Sultan of Kedah's Birthday Kedah
25 Jan Saturday Chinese New Year National
26 Jan Sunday Chinese New Year Holiday National
27 Jan Monday Chinese New Year Holiday National except Johor & Kedah
1 Feb Saturday Federal Territory Day Kuala Lumpur, Labuan & Putrajaya
8 Feb Saturday Thaipusam Johor, Kuala Lumpur, Negeri Sembilan, Penang, Perak, Putrajaya & Selangor
4 Mar Wednesday Installation of Sultan Terengganu Terengganu
22 Mar Wednesday Israk and Mikraj Kedah, Negeri Sembilan & Perlis
23 Mar Monday Sultan of Johor's Birthday Johor
10 Apr Friday Good Friday Sabah & Sarawak
15 Apr Wednesday Declaration of Melaka as a Historical City Melaka
24 Apr Friday Awal Ramadan Johor, Kedah & Melaka
26 Apr Sunday Sultan of Terengganu's Birthday Terengganu
1 May Friday Labour Day National
7 May Thursday Hari Hol Pahang Pahang
7 May Thursday Wesak Day National
10 May Sunday Nuzul Quran National except Johor, Kedah, Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Sabah & Sarawak
24 May Sunday Hari Raya Aidilfitri National
25 May Monday Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday National
26 May Tuesday Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday National except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan & Terengganu
30 May Saturday Harvest Festival Labuan & Sabah
31 May Sunday Harvest Festival Holiday Labuan & Sabah
1 Jun Monday Hari Gawai Sarawak
2 Jun Tuesday Hari Gawai Holiday Sarawak
7 Jul Tuesday Georgetown World Heritage City Day Penang
11 Jul Saturday Penang Governor's Birthday Penang
17 Jul Friday Raja Perlis' Birthday Perlis
22 Jul Wednesday Sarawak Day Sarawak
31 Jul Friday Hari Raya Haji National
1 Aug Saturday Hari Raya Haji Holiday Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Terengganu
20 Aug Thursday Awal Muharram National
31 Aug Monday Merdeka Day National
9 Sep Wednesday Agong’s Birthday National
16 Sep Wednesday Malaysia Day National
3 Oct Saturday Sabah Governor's Birthday Sabah
9 Oct Friday Melaka Governor's Birthday Melaka
10 Oct Saturday Sarawak Governor's Birthday Sarawak
24 Oct Saturday Sultan of Pahang's Birthday Pahang
26 Oct Monday Hari Hol Almarhum Sultan Iskandar Johor
29 Oct Thursday Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday National
6 Nov Friday Sultan of Perak's Birthday Perak
11 Nov Wednesday Sultan of Kelantan's Birthday Kelantan
12 Nov Thursday Sultan of Kelantan's Birthday Holiday Kelantan
14 Nov Saturday Deepavali National except Sarawak
11 Dec Friday Sultan of Selangor's Birthday Selangor
25 Dec Wednesday Christmas Day National

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