Malaysa Singapore Calendars

2013 Public holidays in Malaysia

 

2013 Calender of Public National Holidays in Malaysia

 

Dates in 2013

National Holidays malaysia

Public Holidays

24 Jan

Thurs

Prophet Muhammad's Birthday (Maulidur Rasul)

PH

10 Feb

Sun

Chinese New Year

PH

11 Feb

Mon

Chinese New Year (day 2)

PH

(except for Kelantan & Terengganu)

1 May

Wed

Labour Day

PH

24 May

Fri

Wesak Day

PH

1 June

Sat

The King's (YDP Agong) Birthday

PH

8 Aug

Thurs

Hari Raya Puasa *

PH

9 Aug

Fri

Hari Raya Puasa * (day 2)

PH

31 Aug

Sat

Hari Kebangsaan (Malaysia's National day)

PH

16 Sept

Mon

Hari Malaysia

PH

15 Oct

Tues

Hari Raya Qurban *

PH

16 Oct

Thurs

Hari Raya Qurban *

PH

(For Kelantan and Terengganu only)

2 Nov

Sat

Deepavali

PH

(except for WP Labuan and Sarawak)

5 Nov

Tues

Awal Muharam (Maal Hijarah)

PH

25 Dec

Wed

Christmas

PH

 

2013 Public Holidays in the States of Malaysia

Date

Occasion

Entitled State

January

 

 

1 Jan – Tue

New Year

All states except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Trengganu

14 Jan – Mon

Yang di-Pertuan Besar Negeri Sembilan’s Birthday

Negeri Sembilan only

15 Jan – Tue

Sultan of Kedah’s Birthday

Kedah only

24 Jan – Thu

Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday (Maulidur Rasul)

Nationwide

27 Jan – Sun*

Thaipusam

Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Johor, Negeri Sembilan, Perak, Penang & Selangor only

February

 

 

1 Feb – Fri

Federal Territory Day

Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Labuan & Putrajaya only

10 Feb – Sunday

Chinese New Year

Nationwide

11 Feb – Mon

Chinese New Year (2nd Day)

All states except Kelantan and Trengganu

March

 

 

4 Mar – Sun

Anniversary of Installation of Sultan of Trengganu

Trengganu only

April

 

 

5 Apr – Fri

Good Friday

Sabah & Sarawak only

8 Apr – Mon

Sultan of Johor’s Birthday

Johor only

15 Apr – Mon

Declaration of Malacca as – a Historical City

Malacca only

19 Apr – Fri

Sultan of Perak’s Birthday

Perak only

May

 

 

1 May – Wed

Labour Day

Nationwide

7 May – Tue

Hari Hol Pahang

Pahang only

17 May – Fri

Raja Perlis’ Birthday

Perlis only

24 May – Sat

Wesak Day

Nationwide

30 May – Thu

Harvest Festival – Pesta Kaamatan Sabah

Sabah & Labuan only

31 May – Fri

Harvest Festival – Pesta Kaamatan Sabah

Sabah & Labuan only

June

 

 

1 Jun – Sat

Sarawak Harvest Festival – Hari Gawai Sarawak

Sarawak only

1 Jun – Sat

Malaysian King’s Birthday – Harijadi Agong

Nationwide

2 Jun – Sun

Sarawak Harvest Festival – Hari Gawai Sarawak

Sarawak only

5 Jun – Wed

Israk & Mikraj

Kedah, Negeri Sembilan & Perlis only

July

 

 

7 Jul – Sun

Georgetown World Heritage City Day

Penang (Unpaid holiday for private sector)

9 Jul – Tue

Awal Ramadan

Johor, Kedah & Malacca only

14 Jul – Sun

Penang Governor’s Birthday

Penang only

20 Jul – Sat

Sultan of Trengganu’s Birthday

Trengganu only

25 Jul Thu

Nuzul Al-Quran

Kelantan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Penang, Selangor & Trengganu only

August

 

 

8 Aug – Thu

Hari Raya Puasa*

Nationwide

9 Aug – Fri

Hari Raya Puasa*

Nationwide

31 Aug – Sat

National Independence Day – Merdeka

Nationwide

September

 

 

8 Sep – Sun

Sarawak Governor’s Birthday

Sarawak only

16 Sep – Mon

Malaysia Day & Sabah Governor’s Birthday

Nationwide

October

 

 

6 Oct – Sun

Sabah Governor’s Birthday

Sabah only

13 Oct – Sun

Malacca Governor’s Birthday

Malacca only

15 Oct – Tue

Hari Raya Haji * – Hari Raya Qurban

Nationwide

16 Oct – Wed

Hari Raya Haji (2nd Day) * – Hari Raya Qurban

Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Trengganu Only

24 Oct – Thu

Sultan of Pahang’s Birthday

Pahang only

November

 

 

3 Nov – Sun

Deepavali / Diwali

Nationwide – except for Sarawak and Labuan

5 Nov – Tue

Awal Muharram – (Maal Hijrah)

Nationwide

22 Nov – Fri

Sultan of Johor’s Birthday

Johor only

December

 

 

11 Dec – Wed

Sultan of Selangor’s Birthday

Selangor only

20 Dec – Fri

Hari Hol Almarhum – Sultan Iskandar Johor

Johor only

25 Dec – Wed

Christmas

Nationwide

 

 

 

 

Malaysia Note:

1) PH – Public Holiday Nationwide (also see notes in brackets)

2) * Subject to change - Hari Raya Puasa and Hari Raya Haji are subject to change based on the new moon sighting. Thaipusam 2013 is subject to change due to the unique calculation of Hindu Calendar, Thaipusam may fall in Jan 27 or 28 in 2013.

3) Saturday and Sunday are weekend holidays in all states in Malaysia except for the states of Kedah, Kelantan and Terengganu - In these states the weekend holidays are Friday and Saturday.

4) If a state or national holiday falls on a weekend holiday, the following day will be a public holiday.

 

 

 

 

 

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