Nowruz is a national holiday in Iraq. In the table below, you will find when Nowruz is official marked and celebrated in Iraq over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2013
Thursday March 21 Nowruz
2014
Friday March 21 Nowruz
2015
Saturday March 21 Nowruz
2016
Monday March 21 Nowruz
2017
Tuesday March 21 Nowruz
2018
Wednesday March 21 Nowruz
2019
Thursday March 21 Nowruz
2020
Saturday March 21 Nowruz
2021
Sunday March 21 Nowruz
2022
Monday March 21 Nowruz
2023
Tuesday March 21 Nowruz
2024
Thursday March 21 Nowruz
2025
Friday March 21 Nowruz

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