Ramadan is a period of prayer, reflection and fasting for many Muslims worldwide. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. In the table below, you will find when Ramadan begins is official marked and celebrated in Saudi Arabia 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
Monday June 6 Ramadan begins
Friday May 26 Ramadan begins
Thursday May 17 Ramadan begins
Monday May 6 Ramadan begins
Friday April 24 Ramadan begins
Tuesday April 13 Ramadan begins
Saturday April 2 Ramadan begins
Thursday March 23 Ramadan begins
Monday March 11 Ramadan begins
Saturday March 1 Ramadan begins

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