Malaysia Public Holidays 2019 & 2020

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Malaysia Public Holiday 2019

Malaysia public holiday dates are out! Don’t let your public holidays in 2019 go to waste!

You just need to take 9 days leave to get 13 long weekends & 51 vacation days.

Heads up, holiday-deprived Malaysians! Malaysia government has released the dates of Malaysia Public Holidays 2019 on 23 August 2019.

Here are the Malaysia public holidays in 2019 as follows:

DateHolidayRemark(s)
Jan 1
(Tue)
New Year’s DayAll States Except Perlis, Kedah, Kelantan, Terengganu & Johor
Jan 14
(Mon)
Sultan of Negeri Sembilan's BirthdayNegeri Sembilan
Jan 20
(Sun)
Sultan of Kedah's BirthdayKedah
Jan 21
(Mon)
ThaipusamKedah, Penang, Perak, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Negeri Sembilan, Johor
Feb 1
(Fri)
Federal Territory DayKuala Lumpur, Labuan, Putrajaya
Feb 5&6
(Tue&Wed)
Chinese New YearAll States
Mar 4
(Mon)
Anniversary of Installation of Sultan of TerengganuTerengganu
Mar 23
(Sat)
Sultan of Johor's BirthdayJohor
Apr 3
(Wed)
Israk & MikrajPerlis, Kedah, Negeri Sembilan
Apr 15
(Mon)
Declaration of Malacca as a Historical CityMelaka
Apr 19
(Fri)
Good FridaySabah, Sarawak
Apr 26
(Fri)
Sultan of Terengganu's BirthdayTerengganu
May 1
(Wed)
Labour DayAll States
May 6
(Mon)
Awal RamadanKedah, Melaka, Johor
May 7
(Tue)
Hari Hol Almarhum of PahangPahang
May 19
(Sun)
Vesak Day*All States
May 22
(Wed)
Nuzul Al-QuranPerlis, Penang, Perak, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Pahang, Kelantan, Terengganu, Labuan
May 30&31
(Thu&Fri)
Harvest FestivalSabah, Labuan
Jun 1&2
(Sat&Sun)
Hari GawaiSarawak
Jun 5&6
(Wed&Thu)
Hari Raya PuasaAll States
Jul 7
(Sun)
Georgetown World Heritage City DayPenang
Jul 13
(Sat)
Penang Governor's BirthdayPenang
Jul 17
(Wed)
Raja Perlis's BirthdayPerlis
Jul 22
(Mon)
Sarawak Independence DaySarawak
Aug 11
(Sun)
Hari Raya Haji*All States
Aug 12
(Mon)
Hari Raya Haji (2nd Day)Perlis, Kedah, Kelantan & Terengganu
Aug 31
(Sat)
National DayAll States
Sep 1
(Sun)
Awal Muharram
(Maal Hijrah)*
All States
Sep 9
(Mon)
Yang Dipertuan Agong's BirthdayAll States
Sep 16
(Mon)
Malaysia DayAll States
Oct 5
(Sat)
Hari Hol Almarhum JohorJohor
Oct 5
(Sat)
Sabah Governor's BirthdaySabah
Oct 11
(Fri)
Malacca Governor's BirthdayMelaka
Oct 12
(Sat)
Sarawak Governor's BirthdaySarawak
Oct 24
(Thu)
Sultan of Pahang's BirthdayPahang
Oct 27
(Sun)
Deepavali*All States Except Sarawak
Nov 1
(Fri)
Sultan of Perak's BirthdayPerak
Nov 9
(Sat)
Prophet Muhammad's Birthday (Maulidur Rasul)All States
Nov 11&12
(Mon&Tue)
Sultan of Kelantan's BirthdayKelantan
Dec 11
(Wed)
Sultan of Selangor's BirthdaySelangor
Dec 25
(Wed)
Christmas DayAll States

* The following Mondays, 20 May 2019, 12 August, 2 September 2019 and 28 October 2019, will be public holidays.

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Malaysia Public Holidays 2019

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Malaysia Public Holiday 2020

Checking the dates of public holidays in 2020!

With the help of our cheatsheet, you can take 8 days leave to get 11 long weekends & 42 vacation days.

What are you waiting for! Plan your holidays ahead and book your next vacation!

Here are the Malaysia public holidays in 2020 as follows:

DateHolidayRemark(s)
Jan 1
(Wed)
New Year‘s DayAll States Except Perlis, Kedah, Kelantan, Terengganu & Johor
Jan 14
(Tue)
Sultan of Negeri Sembilan's BirthdayNegeri Sembilan
Jan 19
(Sun)
Sultan of Kedah's BirthdayKedah
Jan 25&26
(Sat&Sun)
Chinese New Year*All States
Feb 1
(Sat)
Federal Territory DayKuala Lumpur, Labuan, Putrajaya
Feb 8
(Sat)
ThaipusamKedah, Penang, Perak, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Negeri Sembilan, Johor
Mar 4
(Wed)
Installation of Sultan TerengganuTerengganu
Mar 22
(Sun)
Israk & MikrajPerlis, Kedah, Negeri Sembilan
Mar 23
(Mon)
Sultan of Johor's BirthdayJohor
Apr 10
(Fri)
Good FridaySabah, Sarawak
Apr 15
(Wed)
Declaration of Melaka as a Historical CityMelaka
Apr 24
(Fri)
Awal RamadanKedah, Melaka, Johor
Apr 26
(Sun)
Sultan of Terengganu's BirthdayTerengganu
May 1
(Fri)
Labour DayAll States
May 7
(Thu)
Hari Hol AlMachum Of PahangPahang
May 7
(Thu)
Wesak DayAll States
May 10
(Sun)
Nuzul Al-QuranPerlis, Penang, Perak, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Pahang, Kelantan, Terengganu, Labuan
May 24&25
(Sun&Mon)
Hari Raya Aidilfitri*All States
May 30&31
(Sat&Sun)
Harvest FestivalSabah, Labuan
Jun 1&2
(Mon&Tue)
Hari GawaiSarawak
Jul 7
(Tue)
Georgetown World Heritage City DayPenang
Jul 11
(Sat)
Penang Governor's BirthdayPenang
Jul 17
(Fri)
Raja Perlis' BirthdayPerlis
Jul 22
(Wed)
Sarawak DaySarawak
Jul 31
(Fri)
Hari Raya HajiAll States
Aug 1
(Sat)
Hari Raya Haji (2nd Day)Perlis, Kedah, Kelantan & Terengganu
Aug 20
(Thu)
Awal Muharram
(Maal Hijrah)
All States
Aug 31
(Mon)
Merdeka DayAll States
Sep 9
(Wed)
Yang Dipertuan Agong's BirthdayAll States
Sep 16
(Wed)
Malaysia DayAll States
Oct 3
(Sat)
Sabah Governor's BirthdaySabah
Oct 9
(Fri)
Melaka Governor's BirthdayMelaka
Oct 10
(Sat)
Sarawak Governor's BirthdaySarawak
Oct 24
(Sat)
Sultan of Pahang's BirthdayPahang
Oct 26
(Wed)
Hari Hol Almarhum Sultan IskandarJohor
Oct 29
(Thu)
Prophet Muhammad's Birthday (Maulidur Rasul)All States
Nov 6
(Fri)
Sultan of Perak's BirthdayPerak
Nov 11&12
(Wed&Thu)
Sultan of Kelantan's BirthdayKelantan
Nov 14
(Sat)
DeepavaliAll States Except Sarawak
Dec 11
(Fri)
Sultan of Selangor's BirthdaySelangor
Dec 25
(Fri)
Christmas DayAll States

* The following Mondays, 27 January 2020 and Tuesday 26 May 2020, will be public holidays.

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Malaysia Public Holidays 2020

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