Kiribati has a total of 19 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates or sign up for our newsletter to receive regular updates. All updates are automatically added to our API as well.

Our API allows you to specify the State and Region as part of the API requests, thereby limiting the requests to a particular state or city. View the API documentation for a full description of the supported countries, states and regions.

Holiday Date Details
New Year's Day
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
International Women's Day
Friday, March 8, 2019 International Women's Day is a public holiday in Kiribati
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 March Equinox in Kiribati (Tarawa)
Good Friday
Friday, April 19, 2019 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 22, 2019 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019 June Solstice in Kiribati (Tarawa)
Gospel Day
Monday, July 8, 2019 Gospel Day is a public holiday in Kiribati
Senior Citizens' Day
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 Senior Citizens' Day is a public holiday in Kiribati
Culture Day
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Culture Day is a public holiday in Kiribati
Independence Day holiday
Thursday, July 11, 2019 Independence Day holiday is a public holiday in Kiribati
Independence Day
Friday, July 12, 2019 Independence Day is a public holiday in Kiribati
Unimwane Day
Monday, July 15, 2019 Unimwane Day is a observance in Kiribati
Unaine Day
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Unaine Day is a observance in Kiribati
Youth Day
Monday, August 5, 2019 Youth Day is a public holiday in Kiribati
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019 September Equinox in Kiribati (Tarawa)
Human Rights and Peace Day
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 Human Rights and Peace Day is a public holiday in Kiribati
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019 December Solstice in Kiribati (Tarawa)
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Thursday, December 26, 2019 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Kiribati