Yemen has a total of 12 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 downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Weekday Date Type
March Equinox
Wednesday March 20 Season
May Day
Wednesday May 1 National holiday
Unity Day
Wednesday May 22 National holiday
Eid al-Fitr
Friday June 7 National holiday
June Solstice
Friday June 21 Season
Eid al-Adha
Monday August 12 National holiday
Muharram
Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
Sunday September 1 National holiday
September Equinox
Monday September 23 Season
Revolution Day
Monday October 14 National holiday
The Prophet's Birthday
Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
Sunday November 10 National holiday
Independence Day
Saturday November 30 National holiday
December Solstice
Sunday December 22 Season