There is a total of 342 public holidays and observances in August of 2020 for over 230 countries and 3300 locations around the world. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays & observances along with when and where they are observed.

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Date Holiday Location
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Comoros
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Army Day
China
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Day 2
Egypt
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha
Algeria
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Djibouti
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Kuwait
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Armed Forces Day
Syria
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha
Libya
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Tunisia
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Lebanon
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Sacrifice Feast Day 2
Turkey
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Swiss National Day
Switzerland
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Emancipation Day
Trinidad and Tobago
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Parents' Day
Congo Democratic Republic
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Emancipation Day
Jamaica
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Colorado Day
United States
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid ul Adha observed
Brunei
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Sudan
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Emancipation Day
Saint Lucia
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Jordan
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Niger
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Morocco
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Kurban Bayram Holiday
Montenegro
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday 1
United Arab Emirates
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Hari Raya Haji (Day 2)
Malaysia
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Emancipation Day
Guyana
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Iraq
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Id el Kabir additional holiday
Nigeria
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Gualdalcanal Province Day
Solomon Islands
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Santo Domingo Celebrations Start
Nicaragua
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Oman
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha
Sri Lanka
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Day 2
Philippines
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Pakistan
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Independence Day
Benin
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Emancipation Day
Turks and Caicos Islands
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Day 2
Bangladesh
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Bahrain
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Emancipation Day
Barbados
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Qurban Holiday
Afghanistan
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Feast of the Sacrifice (day 2)
Azerbaijan
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Yemen
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Our Lady of Los Ángeles
Costa Rica
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Kuwait
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha Day 3
Egypt
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Jordan
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Qatar
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Sacrifice Feast Day 3
Turkey
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Pakistan
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Iraq
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Hari Raya Haji holiday
Malaysia
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Qurban Holiday
Afghanistan
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Republic Day
North Macedonia
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Friendship Day
India
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Kurban Bayram Holiday
Montenegro
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday 2
United Arab Emirates
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha Day 3
Bangladesh
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha
Libya
Sunday, August 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Bahrain
Monday, August 3, 2020 National Children's Day
Tuvalu
Monday, August 3, 2020 Emancipation Day
Grenada
Monday, August 3, 2020 Janai Purnima
Nepal
Monday, August 3, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Iraq
Monday, August 3, 2020 Raksha Bandhan
Sri Lanka
Monday, August 3, 2020 Summer Bank Holiday (only Alderney)
Guernsey
Monday, August 3, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Oman
Monday, August 3, 2020 Emancipation Day
The Bahamas
Monday, August 3, 2020 Freedom Day
Equatorial Guinea
Monday, August 3, 2020 Raksha Bandhan
Pakistan
Monday, August 3, 2020 Heritage Day
Canada
Monday, August 3, 2020 New South Wales Bank Holiday
Australia
Monday, August 3, 2020 Civic/Provincial Day
Canada
Monday, August 3, 2020 Northern Territory Picnic Day
Australia
Monday, August 3, 2020 August Monday
Anguilla
Monday, August 3, 2020 Carnival Holiday
Antigua and Barbuda
Monday, August 3, 2020 Nigerien Independence Day
Niger
Monday, August 3, 2020 Emancipation Day
Montserrat
Monday, August 3, 2020 Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)
India
Monday, August 3, 2020 August Bank Holiday
Ireland
Monday, August 3, 2020 Republic Day observed
North Macedonia
Monday, August 3, 2020 Raksha Bandhan
Myanmar
Monday, August 3, 2020 Full Moon Day of Waso (Beginning of Buddhist Lent)
Myanmar
Monday, August 3, 2020 Flag's Day
Venezuela
Monday, August 3, 2020 Raksha Bandhan
Indonesia
Monday, August 3, 2020 Civic/Provincial Day
Canada
Monday, August 3, 2020 Raksha Bandhan
Mauritius
Monday, August 3, 2020 Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
Sri Lanka
Monday, August 3, 2020 Raksha Bandhan
United States
Monday, August 3, 2020 Farmers' Day
Zambia
Monday, August 3, 2020 Martyrs' Day
Guinea-Bissau
Monday, August 3, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Yemen
Monday, August 3, 2020 Raksha Bandhan
South Africa
Monday, August 3, 2020 Eid al-Adha Day 4
Egypt
Monday, August 3, 2020 Youth Day
Kiribati
Monday, August 3, 2020 Sacrifice Feast Day 4
Turkey
Monday, August 3, 2020 Festival Monday
British Virgin Islands
Monday, August 3, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Jordan
Monday, August 3, 2020 Eid al-Adha Day 4
Bangladesh
Monday, August 3, 2020 Raksha Bandhan
Bangladesh
Monday, August 3, 2020 Day off for Emancipation Day
Turks and Caicos Islands
Monday, August 3, 2020 Raksha Bandhan
United Kingdom
Monday, August 3, 2020 San Salvador Day 1 (S. Salvador only)
El Salvador
Monday, August 3, 2020 Summer Bank Holiday
United Kingdom
Monday, August 3, 2020 Emancipation Day
Dominica
Monday, August 3, 2020 Feast of the Sacrifice (day 3)
Azerbaijan
Monday, August 3, 2020 Kadooment Day
Barbados
Monday, August 3, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Sudan
Monday, August 3, 2020 Natal Day
Canada
Monday, August 3, 2020 Fiestas Colombinas
Spain
Monday, August 3, 2020 Makira-Ulawa Province Day
Solomon Islands
Monday, August 3, 2020 Saskatchewan Day
Canada
Monday, August 3, 2020 Terry Fox Day
Canada
Monday, August 3, 2020 New Brunswick Day
Canada
Monday, August 3, 2020 British Columbia Day
Canada
Monday, August 3, 2020 Commerce Day
Iceland
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Founders' Day
Ghana
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Matice Slovenska Day
Slovakia
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Eid al-Adha holiday
Jordan
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Coast Guard Birthday
United States
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Carnival Holiday
Antigua and Barbuda
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Festival Tuesday
British Virgin Islands
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Constitution Day
Cook Islands
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 National Guard's Day
Venezuela
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Culturama Day
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Oman
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 The Royal St John's Regatta (Regatta Day)
Canada
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 Festival Wednesday
British Virgin Islands
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 Feast of the White Virgin
Spain
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 San Salvador Day 2 (S. Salvador only)
El Salvador
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 Homeland Thanksgiving Day
Croatia
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 The Day of Our Lady of Africa
Spain
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 National Day
Burkina Faso
Thursday, August 6, 2020 August Thursday
Anguilla
Thursday, August 6, 2020 Celebrations of San Salvador
El Salvador
Thursday, August 6, 2020 Hiroshima Memorial Day
Japan
Thursday, August 6, 2020 Independence Day
Bolivia
Friday, August 7, 2020 Battle of Boyacá Day
Colombia
Friday, August 7, 2020 Umuganura Day
Rwanda
Friday, August 7, 2020 Independence Day
Cote d'Ivoire
Friday, August 7, 2020 Constitution Day
Anguilla
Friday, August 7, 2020 Purple Heart Day
United States
Saturday, August 8, 2020 Farmers' Day
Tanzania
Saturday, August 8, 2020 Eid-e-Ghadir
Iran
Saturday, August 8, 2020 Peace Festival in Augsburg
Germany
Saturday, August 8, 2020 Father's Day
Taiwan
Sunday, August 9, 2020 Nagasaki Memorial Day
Japan
Sunday, August 9, 2020 National Day
Singapore
Sunday, August 9, 2020 Indigenous Peoples Day
Suriname
Sunday, August 9, 2020 The Day of Cantabria
Spain
Sunday, August 9, 2020 International Day of the World's Indigenous People
United States
Sunday, August 9, 2020 Father's Day
Brazil
Sunday, August 9, 2020 National Women's Day
South Africa
Monday, August 10, 2020 Father's Day
Samoa
Monday, August 10, 2020 National Day observed
Singapore
Monday, August 10, 2020 Independence Day
Ecuador
Monday, August 10, 2020 Feast of Saint Lorenzo
Spain
Monday, August 10, 2020 Victory Day
United States
Monday, August 10, 2020 National Women's Day observed
South Africa
Monday, August 10, 2020 Carnival (First Day)
Grenada
Monday, August 10, 2020 Heroes' Day
Zimbabwe
Monday, August 10, 2020 Last Day of Santo Domingo Celebrations
Nicaragua
Monday, August 10, 2020 Mountain Day
Japan
Monday, August 10, 2020 Janmashtami
United States
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Independence Day
Chad
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Janmashtami
Mauritius
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Gai Jatra
Nepal
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Shree Krishna Janamashtami
Nepal
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Janmashtami
Malaysia
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Defence Forces Day
Zimbabwe
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Janmashtami
Sri Lanka
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Janmashtami (Smarta)
India
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Carnival (Second Day)
Grenada
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Janmashtami
Bangladesh
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 The Queen's Birthday
Thailand
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 Royal National Agricultural Show Day Queensland
Australia
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 Janmashtami
India
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 International Youth Day
United States
Thursday, August 13, 2020 Independence Day
Central African Republic
Thursday, August 13, 2020 Women's and Family Day
Tunisia
Friday, August 14, 2020 Anniversary of the Recovery Oued Ed-Dahab
Morocco
Friday, August 14, 2020 Independence Day
Pakistan
Friday, August 14, 2020 Falkland Day
Falkland Islands
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Andorra
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Day of the Assumption of Mary
Vatican City (Holy See)
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
France
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Foundation of Old Panama City
Panama
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Portugal
Saturday, August 15, 2020 National Mourning Day
Bangladesh
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Gambia
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Constitution Day
Equatorial Guinea
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Dormition of the Holy Virgin
Greece
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saturday, August 15, 2020 St Mary's Day
Romania
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Founding of Asuncion
Paraguay
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Cameroon
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Independence Day
Congo
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Switzerland
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Mother's Day
Costa Rica
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Reunion
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of the Virgin Mary
Cyprus
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Germany
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Flooding of the Nile
Egypt
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Seychelles
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Malaita Province Day
Solomon Islands
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Spain
Saturday, August 15, 2020 The Feast of Mary's Assumption
Malta
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Liechtenstein National Day
Liechtenstein
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Ferragosto
Italy
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Liberation Day
South Korea
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Madagascar
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Liberation Day
North Korea
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Mexico
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Feast of the Assumption of Mary
Lithuania
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Haiti
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Independence Day
India
Saturday, August 15, 2020 Assumption of Mary (Guatemala City only)
Guatemala
Sunday, August 16, 2020 Assumption Day Holiday
Vatican City (Holy See)
Sunday, August 16, 2020 Restoration Day
Dominican Republic
Sunday, August 16, 2020 Nauroz
Pakistan
Sunday, August 16, 2020 Independence Day
Gabon
Sunday, August 16, 2020 Parsi New Year
India
Sunday, August 16, 2020 Bennington Battle Day
United States
Monday, August 17, 2020 Indonesian Independence Day
Indonesia
Monday, August 17, 2020 Assumption of Mary
Colombia
Monday, August 17, 2020 Assumption of Mary observed
Rwanda
Monday, August 17, 2020 Slovenians in Prekmurje Incorporated into the Mother Nation Day
Slovenia
Monday, August 17, 2020 Flag Day
Bolivia
Monday, August 17, 2020 San Martín Day
Argentina
Monday, August 17, 2020 Bennington Battle Day observed
United States
Monday, August 17, 2020 Independence Day
Gabon
Monday, August 17, 2020 Discovery Day
Canada
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 Reconquest Day
Spain
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 Feast of Saint Maginus
Spain
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 World Humanitarian Day
United States
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 Crown Princess Mette-Marit's day
Norway
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 Independence Day (National Day)
Afghanistan
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 Day of the Tribes
Nauru
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 National Aviation Day
United States
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram/Islamic New Year
United Kingdom
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Independence Restoration Day
Estonia
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram
Sudan
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram/New Year
Jordan
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year)
United Arab Emirates
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Canada
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram
Djibouti
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Brunei
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Islamic New Year
Iraq
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram
Lebanon
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Islamic New Year
Kuwait
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram
Syria
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram/New Year
Argentina
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram/Islamic New Year
South Africa
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram/New Year
Malaysia
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram
Libya
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Hungary National Day
Hungary
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram
Niger
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Al-Hijra
Nigeria
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Maldives
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram
Oman
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram / Islamic New Year
Indonesia
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Amun Jadid
Philippines
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram
Bahrain
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Our Lady of Sorrows
Portugal
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Australia
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Anniversary of the Revolution of the King and the People
Morocco
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram
Russia
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Hijra New Year
Morocco
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram (Muslim New Year)
Saudi Arabia
Friday, August 21, 2020 Ninoy Aquino Day
Philippines
Friday, August 21, 2020 Muharram / Islamic New Year Holiday
Indonesia
Friday, August 21, 2020 Gold Cup Parade
Canada
Friday, August 21, 2020 Ganesh Chaturthi
United States
Friday, August 21, 2020 Gospel Day (Kosrae)
Micronesia
Friday, August 21, 2020 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Mauritania
Friday, August 21, 2020 Senior Citizens Day
United States
Friday, August 21, 2020 Birthday of Lord Zoroaster (Khordad Sal)
Pakistan
Friday, August 21, 2020 Hungary National Day Holiday
Hungary
Friday, August 21, 2020 Youth Day
Morocco
Friday, August 21, 2020 Hawaii Statehood Day
United States
Friday, August 21, 2020 Hartalika Teej
Nepal
Saturday, August 22, 2020 Ganesh Chaturthi
United Kingdom
Saturday, August 22, 2020 The Eighth of the Virgin of Prado
Spain
Saturday, August 22, 2020 Ganesh Chaturthi
Malaysia
Saturday, August 22, 2020 Ganesh Chaturthi/Vinayaka Chaturthi
India
Saturday, August 22, 2020 Ganesh Chaturthi
Sri Lanka
Saturday, August 22, 2020 Our Lady of Graces
Portugal
Saturday, August 22, 2020 Ganesh Chaturthi
Indonesia
Sunday, August 23, 2020 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
United States
Sunday, August 23, 2020 Ganesh Chaturthi
Mauritius
Sunday, August 23, 2020 Rishi Panchami
Nepal
Monday, August 24, 2020 National Parks Day
Costa Rica
Monday, August 24, 2020 Independence Day
Ukraine
Monday, August 24, 2020 Flag Day
Liberia
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Independence Day
Uruguay
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Chinese Valentine's Day
China
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Day of Songun
North Korea
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Chinese Valentine's Day
Taiwan
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Youth's Day
Mongolia
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Gaura Parba
Nepal
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Women's Equality Day
United States
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Heroes' Day
Namibia
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 National Day of Repentance
Papua New Guinea
Thursday, August 27, 2020 Independence Day
Moldova
Thursday, August 27, 2020 Lyndon Baines Johnson Day
United States
Friday, August 28, 2020 Viernes Semana Grande
Spain
Friday, August 28, 2020 Day of the Assumption of Mary
Georgia
Friday, August 28, 2020 Tassoua
Iran
Friday, August 28, 2020 Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox)
North Macedonia
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Virgin of the Sea
Spain
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Ashura
Iran
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Ashoura
Lebanon
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Ashura
Iraq
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Muharram/Ashura
India
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Extra Work Day
Hungary
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Ashura
Gambia
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Ashoora
Bahrain
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Tamkharit
Senegal
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Day of Achura
Algeria
Saturday, August 29, 2020 National Uprising Day
Slovakia
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Ashura
United Kingdom
Saturday, August 29, 2020 International Day against Nuclear Tests
United States
Sunday, August 30, 2020 Santa Rosa De Lima
Peru
Sunday, August 30, 2020 Ashoora (second day)
Bahrain
Sunday, August 30, 2020 Popular Consultation Day
East Timor
Sunday, August 30, 2020 Ashura Holiday
Pakistan
Sunday, August 30, 2020 International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances
United States
Sunday, August 30, 2020 Victory Day
Turkey
Sunday, August 30, 2020 Constitution Day
Kazakhstan
Monday, August 31, 2020 Summer Bank Holiday
Jersey
Monday, August 31, 2020 Day off for Constitution Day
Kazakhstan
Monday, August 31, 2020 Summer Bank Holiday
United Kingdom
Monday, August 31, 2020 Independence Day
Trinidad and Tobago
Monday, August 31, 2020 International Overdose Awareness Day
United States
Monday, August 31, 2020 Onam
India
Monday, August 31, 2020 Language Day
Moldova
Monday, August 31, 2020 Summer Bank Holiday
Isle of Man
Monday, August 31, 2020 Malaysia's National Day
Malaysia
Monday, August 31, 2020 August Bank Holiday
Saint Helena
Monday, August 31, 2020 Late Summer Bank Holiday
Gibraltar
Monday, August 31, 2020 Summer Bank Holiday (except Alderney)
Guernsey
Monday, August 31, 2020 National Heroes Day
Philippines
Monday, August 31, 2020 Independence Day of the Kyrgyz Republic
Kyrgyzstan