South Sudan has a total of 21 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.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Peace Agreement Day
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 Peace Agreement Day is a public holiday in South Sudan
Valentine's Day
Thursday, February 14, 2019 Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
International Women's Day
Friday, March 8, 2019 International Women's Day is a observance in South Sudan
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 March Equinox in South Sudan (Juba)
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 21, 2019 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
May Day
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Thursday, May 16, 2019 SPLA Day is a public holiday in South Sudan
Eid al-Fitr
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
Father's Day
Sunday, June 9, 2019 Father's Day is a observance in South Sudan
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019 June Solstice in South Sudan (Juba)
Mother's Day
Monday, July 1, 2019 Mother's Day is a observance in South Sudan
Independence Day
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 Independence Day is a public holiday in South Sudan
Martyrs Day
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 Martyrs Day is a public holiday in South Sudan
Eid al-Adha
Sunday, August 11, 2019 Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019 September Equinox in South Sudan (Juba)
Grandparents' Day
Sunday, November 10, 2019 Grandparents' Day is a observance in South Sudan
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019 December Solstice in South Sudan (Juba)
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Republic Day
Saturday, December 28, 2019 Republic Day is a observance in South Sudan
New Year's Eve
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.