Qatar has a total of 16 holidays in 2023. 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's Day
Sunday, January 1, 2023 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
National Sports Day
Tuesday, February 14, 2023 National Sports Day is a public holiday in Qatar
March bank holiday
Sunday, March 5, 2023 March bank holiday is a bank holiday in Qatar
March Equinox
Monday, March 20, 2023 March Equinox in Qatar (Doha)
Ramadan Start
Thursday, March 23, 2023 Ramadan is a period of prayer, reflection and fasting for many Muslims worldwide. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar.
Eid al-Fitr Public Sector Holiday
Wednesday, April 19, 2023 Eid al-Fitr Public Sector Holiday is a government holiday in Qatar
Eid al-Fitr
Friday, April 21, 2023 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.
Eid al-Fitr Holiday
Saturday, April 22, 2023 Eid al-Fitr Holiday is a public holiday in Qatar
Eid al-Fitr Public Sector Holiday
Monday, April 24, 2023 Eid al-Fitr Public Sector Holiday is a government holiday in Qatar
June Solstice
Wednesday, June 21, 2023 June Solstice in Qatar (Doha)
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Wednesday, June 28, 2023 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.
Eid al-Adha Holiday
Thursday, June 29, 2023 Eid al-Adha Holiday is a public holiday in Qatar
September Equinox
Saturday, September 23, 2023 September Equinox in Qatar (Doha)
National Day
Monday, December 18, 2023 National Day is a public holiday in Qatar
December Solstice
Friday, December 22, 2023 December Solstice in Qatar (Doha)
New Year's Eve
Sunday, December 31, 2023 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
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