August 2022 Holidays & Observances Worldwide

There is a total of 276 public holidays and observances in August of 2022 for over 230 countries and 3300 locations around the world. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays & observances along with when and where they are observed.

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Date Holiday Location
Monday, August 1, 2022 Carnival Holiday Antigua and Barbuda
Monday, August 1, 2022 August Monday Anguilla
Monday, August 1, 2022 New South Wales Bank Holiday Australia
Monday, August 1, 2022 Northern Territory Picnic Day Australia
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day Barbados
Monday, August 1, 2022 Kadooment Day Barbados
Monday, August 1, 2022 Independence Day Benin
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day The Bahamas
Monday, August 1, 2022 Buddha’s First Sermon Bhutan
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day Belize
Monday, August 1, 2022 Civic/Provincial Day Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 Saskatchewan Day Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 Terry Fox Day Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 New Brunswick Day Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 British Columbia Day Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 Natal Day Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 Heritage Day Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 Parents’ Day Congo Democratic Republic
Monday, August 1, 2022 Swiss National Day Switzerland
Monday, August 1, 2022 Army Day China
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day Dominica
Monday, August 1, 2022 Summer Bank Holiday (only Alderney) Guernsey
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day Guyana
Monday, August 1, 2022 August Bank Holiday Ireland
Monday, August 1, 2022 Commerce Day Iceland
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day Jamaica
Monday, August 1, 2022 Santo Domingo Celebrations Start Nicaragua
Monday, August 1, 2022 Gualdalcanal Province Day Solomon Islands
Monday, August 1, 2022 Armed Forces Day Syria
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day Turks and Caicos Islands
Monday, August 1, 2022 National Children’s Day Tuvalu
Monday, August 1, 2022 Summer Bank Holiday United Kingdom
Monday, August 1, 2022 Colorado Day United States
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Monday British Virgin Islands
Monday, August 1, 2022 Farmers’ Day Zambia
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Carnival Holiday Antigua and Barbuda
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Day off for Emancipation Day Barbados
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Our Lady of Los Ángeles Costa Rica
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Culturama Day Saint Kitts and Nevis
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Republic Day North Macedonia
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Emancipation Tuesday British Virgin Islands
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 The Royal St John’s Regatta (Regatta Day) Canada
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Freedom Day Equatorial Guinea
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Martyrs’ Day Guinea-Bissau
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Nigerien Independence Day Niger
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Makira-Ulawa Province Day Solomon Islands
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 San Salvador Day 1 (S. Salvador only) El Salvador
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Flag’s Day Venezuela
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Emancipation Wednesday British Virgin Islands
Thursday, August 4, 2022 August Thursday Anguilla
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Constitution Day Cook Islands
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Chinese Valentine’s Day China
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Founders’ Day Ghana
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Matice Slovenska Day Slovakia
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Chinese Valentine’s Day Taiwan
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Coast Guard Birthday United States
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Barack Obama Day United States
Thursday, August 4, 2022 National Guard’s Day Venezuela
Friday, August 5, 2022 Constitution Day Anguilla
Friday, August 5, 2022 National Day Burkina Faso
Friday, August 5, 2022 Feast of the White Virgin Spain
Friday, August 5, 2022 The Day of Our Lady of Africa Spain
Friday, August 5, 2022 Victory Day Croatia
Friday, August 5, 2022 Youth Day Kiribati
Friday, August 5, 2022 Umuganura Day Rwanda
Friday, August 5, 2022 San Salvador Day 2 (S. Salvador only) El Salvador
Saturday, August 6, 2022 Independence Day Bolivia
Saturday, August 6, 2022 Tisha B’Av Eve Israel
Saturday, August 6, 2022 Independence Day Jamaica
Saturday, August 6, 2022 Hiroshima Memorial Day Japan
Saturday, August 6, 2022 Celebrations of San Salvador El Salvador
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Tisha B’Av Australia
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Ashoora Bahrain
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Tisha B’Av Canada
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Independence Day Cote d’Ivoire
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Battle of Boyacá Day Colombia
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Tisha B’Av Israel
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Friendship Day India
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Tassoua Iran
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Ashura Pakistan
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Tisha B’Av United Kingdom
Sunday, August 7, 2022 American Family Day United States
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Purple Heart Day United States
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura Afghanistan
Monday, August 8, 2022 Muharram/Islamic New Year Australia
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura Australia
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashoora (second day) Bahrain
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura Canada
Monday, August 8, 2022 Day off for Independence Day Cote d’Ivoire
Monday, August 8, 2022 Peace Festival in Augsburg Germany
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura Germany
Monday, August 8, 2022 Day of Achura Algeria
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura Egypt
Monday, August 8, 2022 Carnival (First Day) Grenada
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura Gambia
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashoura Lebanon
Monday, August 8, 2022 Feast of Saint Roman Eve Monaco
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura Holiday Pakistan
Monday, August 8, 2022 Tamkharit Senegal
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura Somalia
Monday, August 8, 2022 Father’s Day Taiwan
Monday, August 8, 2022 Farmers’ Day Tanzania
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura United Kingdom
Monday, August 8, 2022 Victory Day United States
Monday, August 8, 2022 Heroes’ Day Zimbabwe
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Ashura Bangladesh
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Carnival (Second Day) Grenada
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Muharram/Ashura India
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Nagasaki Memorial Day Japan
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Feast of Saint Roman Monaco
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 National Day Singapore
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Indigenous Peoples Day Suriname
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 International Day of the World’s Indigenous People United States
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 National Women’s Day South Africa
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Defence Forces Day Zimbabwe
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Royal National Agricultural Show Day Queensland Australia
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Independence Day Ecuador
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Last Day of Santo Domingo Celebrations Nicaragua
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Day of the Victims of Mining Disasters Slovakia
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Raksha Bandhan Bangladesh
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi) India
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Mountain Day Japan
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Raksha Bandhan Sri Lanka
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Nikini Full Moon Poya Day Sri Lanka
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Raksha Bandhan Myanmar
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Independence Day Chad
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Day of Frontiersmen Turkmenistan
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Raksha Bandhan United Kingdom
Friday, August 12, 2022 Spirit Festival China
Friday, August 12, 2022 Day off for Independence Day Ecuador
Friday, August 12, 2022 Hungry Ghost Festival Hong Kong
Friday, August 12, 2022 Raksha Bandhan Indonesia
Friday, August 12, 2022 Janai Purnima Nepal
Friday, August 12, 2022 Gai Jatra Nepal
Friday, August 12, 2022 The Queen’s Birthday Thailand
Friday, August 12, 2022 Hungry Ghost Festival Taiwan
Friday, August 12, 2022 International Youth Day United States
Saturday, August 13, 2022 Independence Day Central African Republic
Saturday, August 13, 2022 Women’s and Family Day Tunisia
Sunday, August 14, 2022 Father’s Day Brazil
Sunday, August 14, 2022 The Day of Cantabria Spain
Sunday, August 14, 2022 Falkland Day Falkland Islands
Sunday, August 14, 2022 Anniversary of the Recovery Oued Ed-Dahab Morocco
Sunday, August 14, 2022 Independence Day Pakistan
Sunday, August 14, 2022 National Navajo Code Talkers Day United States
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Andorra
Monday, August 15, 2022 San Martín Day Argentina
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Austria
Monday, August 15, 2022 National Mourning Day Bangladesh
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Belgium
Monday, August 15, 2022 Discovery Day Canada
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Central African Republic
Monday, August 15, 2022 Independence Day Congo
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Switzerland
Monday, August 15, 2022 Mother’s Day Costa Rica
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Cabo Verde
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of the Virgin Mary Cyprus
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Germany
Monday, August 15, 2022 Flooding of the Nile Egypt
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Spain
Monday, August 15, 2022 Constitution Day Equatorial Guinea
Monday, August 15, 2022 Dormition of the Holy Virgin Greece
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary (Guatemala City only) Guatemala
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Croatia
Monday, August 15, 2022 Independence Day India
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Italy
Monday, August 15, 2022 Ferragosto Italy
Monday, August 15, 2022 Liberation Day North Korea
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Lebanon
Monday, August 15, 2022 Liechtenstein National Day Liechtenstein
Monday, August 15, 2022 Feast of the Assumption of Mary Lithuania
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Luxembourg
Monday, August 15, 2022 The Feast of Mary’s Assumption Malta
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Mauritius
Monday, August 15, 2022 Foundation of Old Panama City Panama
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary French Polynesia
Monday, August 15, 2022 Founding of Asuncion Paraguay
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Reunion
Monday, August 15, 2022 St Mary’s Day Romania
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Rwanda
Monday, August 15, 2022 Malaita Province Day Solomon Islands
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Seychelles
Monday, August 15, 2022 Day of the Assumption of Mary Vatican City (Holy See)
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Venezuela
Monday, August 15, 2022 Father’s Day Samoa
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary Mayotte
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Restoration Day Dominican Republic
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Independence Day Gabon
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Parsi New Year India
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Bennington Battle Day United States
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Assumption Day Holiday Vatican City (Holy See)
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Flag Day Bolivia
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Independence Day Gabon
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Indonesian Independence Day Indonesia
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Slovenians in Prekmurje Incorporated into the Mother Nation Day Slovenia
Thursday, August 18, 2022 Janmashtami Bangladesh
Thursday, August 18, 2022 Janmashtami (Smarta) India
Thursday, August 18, 2022 Janmashtami Myanmar
Thursday, August 18, 2022 Janmashtami (Smarta) United Kingdom
Friday, August 19, 2022 Independence Day (National Day) Afghanistan
Friday, August 19, 2022 Gold Cup Parade Canada
Friday, August 19, 2022 Feast of Saint Maginus Spain
Friday, August 19, 2022 Janmashtami Indonesia
Friday, August 19, 2022 Crown Princess Mette-Marit’s day Norway
Friday, August 19, 2022 Shree Krishna Janamashtami Nepal
Friday, August 19, 2022 Day of the Tribes Nauru
Friday, August 19, 2022 Janmashtami Pakistan
Friday, August 19, 2022 World Humanitarian Day United States
Friday, August 19, 2022 Hawaii Statehood Day United States
Friday, August 19, 2022 National Aviation Day United States
Friday, August 19, 2022 Janmashtami South Africa
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Independence Restoration Day Estonia
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Hungary National Day Hungary
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Anniversary of the Revolution of the King and the People Morocco
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Isese Day Nigeria
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Our Lady of Sorrows Portugal
Sunday, August 21, 2022 Gospel Day (Kosrae) Micronesia
Sunday, August 21, 2022 Youth Day Morocco
Sunday, August 21, 2022 Ninoy Aquino Day Philippines
Sunday, August 21, 2022 Birthday of Lord Zoroaster (Khordad Sal) Pakistan
Sunday, August 21, 2022 Day of the Victims of the Occupation of Czechoslovakia Slovakia
Sunday, August 21, 2022 International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism United States
Sunday, August 21, 2022 National Senior Citizens Day United States
Monday, August 22, 2022 Gospel Day (Kosrae) observed Micronesia
Monday, August 22, 2022 Our Lady of Graces Portugal
Monday, August 22, 2022 International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief United States
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 Day of Remembrance for Victims of Communism and Nazism Estonia
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 European Day of Remembrance of Victims of Totalitarian and Authoritarian Regimes Croatia
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition United States
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 National Parks Day Costa Rica
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 Flag Day Liberia
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 Birthday of the Governor of Malacca Malaysia
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 Independence Day (Suspended) Ukraine
Thursday, August 25, 2022 Day of Songun North Korea
Thursday, August 25, 2022 Youth’s Day Mongolia
Thursday, August 25, 2022 Independence Day Uruguay
Friday, August 26, 2022 Heroes’ Day Namibia
Friday, August 26, 2022 National Day of Repentance Papua New Guinea
Friday, August 26, 2022 Susan B. Anthony Day United States
Friday, August 26, 2022 Women’s Equality Day United States
Saturday, August 27, 2022 Special Working Day Kazakhstan
Saturday, August 27, 2022 Independence Day Moldova
Saturday, August 27, 2022 Lyndon Baines Johnson Day United States
Sunday, August 28, 2022 Day of the Assumption of Mary Georgia
Sunday, August 28, 2022 Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox) North Macedonia
Monday, August 29, 2022 Summer Bank Holiday (except Alderney) Guernsey
Monday, August 29, 2022 Late Summer Bank Holiday Gibraltar
Monday, August 29, 2022 Summer Bank Holiday Isle of Man
Monday, August 29, 2022 Constitution Day (extra holiday) Kazakhstan
Monday, August 29, 2022 Public Sector Holiday Peru
Monday, August 29, 2022 National Heroes Day Philippines
Monday, August 29, 2022 August Bank Holiday Saint Helena
Monday, August 29, 2022 National Uprising Day Slovakia
Monday, August 29, 2022 Summer Bank Holiday United Kingdom
Monday, August 29, 2022 International Day against Nuclear Tests United States
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Day of Remembrance of Missing Persons in the Homeland War Croatia
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Constitution Day Kazakhstan
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Hartalika Teej Nepal
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Santa Rosa De Lima Peru
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Popular Consultation Day East Timor
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Victory Day Turkey
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi United Kingdom
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances United States
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi Bangladesh
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi/Vinayaka Chaturthi India
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Independence Day of the Kyrgyz Republic Kyrgyzstan
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi Sri Lanka
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Language Day Moldova
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi Myanmar
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Malaysia’s National Day Malaysia
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi Pakistan
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Independence Day Trinidad and Tobago
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 International Day for People of African Descent United States
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 International Overdose Awareness Day United States
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi South Africa

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