There is a total of 272 public holidays and observances in August of 2021 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
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Independence Day
Benin
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Army Day
China
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Emancipation Day
Barbados
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Colorado Day
United States
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Emancipation Day
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Armed Forces Day
Syria
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Gualdalcanal Province Day
Solomon Islands
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Emancipation Day
Guyana
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Santo Domingo Celebrations Start
Nicaragua
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Emancipation Day
Trinidad and Tobago
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Swiss National Day
Switzerland
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Parents' Day
Congo Democratic Republic
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Friendship Day
India
Monday, August 2, 2021 Summer Bank Holiday
United Kingdom
Monday, August 2, 2021 Gualdalcanal Province Day observed
Solomon Islands
Monday, August 2, 2021 Our Lady of Los Ángeles
Costa Rica
Monday, August 2, 2021 August Bank Holiday
Ireland
Monday, August 2, 2021 Emancipation Day
The Bahamas
Monday, August 2, 2021 Heritage Day
Canada
Monday, August 2, 2021 Civic/Provincial Day
Canada
Monday, August 2, 2021 Terry Fox Day
Canada
Monday, August 2, 2021 New Brunswick Day
Canada
Monday, August 2, 2021 British Columbia Day
Canada
Monday, August 2, 2021 Natal Day
Canada
Monday, August 2, 2021 National Children's Day
Tuvalu
Monday, August 2, 2021 Emancipation Day observed
Trinidad and Tobago
Monday, August 2, 2021 Saskatchewan Day
Canada
Monday, August 2, 2021 Emancipation Day
Montserrat
Monday, August 2, 2021 Northern Territory Picnic Day
Australia
Monday, August 2, 2021 Farmers' Day
Zambia
Monday, August 2, 2021 Carnival Holiday
Antigua and Barbuda
Monday, August 2, 2021 Day off for Emancipation Day
Guyana
Monday, August 2, 2021 August Monday
Anguilla
Monday, August 2, 2021 Commerce Day
Iceland
Monday, August 2, 2021 Emancipation Day observed
Jamaica
Monday, August 2, 2021 New South Wales Bank Holiday
Australia
Monday, August 2, 2021 Youth Day
Kiribati
Monday, August 2, 2021 Summer Bank Holiday (only Alderney)
Guernsey
Monday, August 2, 2021 Kadooment Day
Barbados
Monday, August 2, 2021 Emancipation Day
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Monday, August 2, 2021 Festival Monday
British Virgin Islands
Monday, August 2, 2021 Emancipation Day
Grenada
Monday, August 2, 2021 Day off for Emancipation Day
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Monday, August 2, 2021 Republic Day
North Macedonia
Monday, August 2, 2021 Day off for Emancipation Day
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Nigerien Independence Day
Niger
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Freedom Day
Equatorial Guinea
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Culturama Day
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Martyrs' Day
Guinea-Bissau
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Makira-Ulawa Province Day
Solomon Islands
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 San Salvador Day 1 (S. Salvador only)
El Salvador
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Emancipation Day observed
Barbados
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Flag's Day
Venezuela
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Festival Tuesday
British Virgin Islands
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Carnival Holiday
Antigua and Barbuda
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 Matice Slovenska Day
Slovakia
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 Coast Guard Birthday
United States
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 Festival Wednesday
British Virgin Islands
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 National Guard's Day
Venezuela
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 Founders' Day
Ghana
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 The Royal St John's Regatta (Regatta Day)
Canada
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 Constitution Day
Cook Islands
Thursday, August 5, 2021 San Salvador Day 2 (S. Salvador only)
El Salvador
Thursday, August 5, 2021 August Thursday
Anguilla
Thursday, August 5, 2021 National Day
Burkina Faso
Thursday, August 5, 2021 Homeland Thanksgiving Day
Croatia
Thursday, August 5, 2021 Feast of the White Virgin
Spain
Thursday, August 5, 2021 The Day of Our Lady of Africa
Spain
Friday, August 6, 2021 Celebrations of San Salvador
El Salvador
Friday, August 6, 2021 Umuganura Day
Rwanda
Friday, August 6, 2021 Constitution Day
Anguilla
Friday, August 6, 2021 Independence Day
Bolivia
Friday, August 6, 2021 Hiroshima Memorial Day
Japan
Friday, August 6, 2021 Independence Day
Jamaica
Saturday, August 7, 2021 Purple Heart Day
United States
Saturday, August 7, 2021 Independence Day
Cote d'Ivoire
Saturday, August 7, 2021 Battle of Boyacá Day
Colombia
Sunday, August 8, 2021 The Day of Cantabria
Spain
Sunday, August 8, 2021 Mountain Day
Japan
Sunday, August 8, 2021 Father's Day
Brazil
Sunday, August 8, 2021 Peace Festival in Augsburg
Germany
Sunday, August 8, 2021 Farmers' Day
Tanzania
Sunday, August 8, 2021 Father's Day
Taiwan
Monday, August 9, 2021 Day off for Independence Day
Ecuador
Monday, August 9, 2021 Father's Day
Samoa
Monday, August 9, 2021 International Day of the World's Indigenous People
United States
Monday, August 9, 2021 National Women's Day
South Africa
Monday, August 9, 2021 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Maldives
Monday, August 9, 2021 Victory Day
United States
Monday, August 9, 2021 Heroes' Day
Zimbabwe
Monday, August 9, 2021 National Day
Singapore
Monday, August 9, 2021 Day off for Mountain Day
Japan
Monday, August 9, 2021 Nagasaki Memorial Day
Japan
Monday, August 9, 2021 Indigenous Peoples Day
Suriname
Monday, August 9, 2021 Carnival (First Day)
Grenada
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram
Syria
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram/New Year
Jordan
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram
Yemen
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Islamic New Year
Iraq
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram/Islamic New Year
South Africa
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram/New Year
Malaysia
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram
Comoros
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram / Islamic New Year
Indonesia
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram
Somalia
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram/Islamic New Year
United Kingdom
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram (Muslim New Year)
Saudi Arabia
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram
Russia
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Amun Jadid
Philippines
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Last Day of Santo Domingo Celebrations
Nicaragua
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year)
United Arab Emirates
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Al-Hijra
Nigeria
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram
Niger
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Mauritania
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram
United States
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Hijra New Year
Morocco
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram
Libya
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Defence Forces Day
Zimbabwe
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Islamic New Year
Kuwait
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram
Algeria
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Brunei
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram/New Year
Argentina
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Canada
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Carnival (Second Day)
Grenada
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Australia
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram
Djibouti
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Independence Day
Ecuador
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 Royal National Agricultural Show Day Queensland
Australia
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 Independence Day
Chad
Thursday, August 12, 2021 The Queen's Birthday
Thailand
Thursday, August 12, 2021 International Youth Day
United States
Friday, August 13, 2021 Independence Day
Central African Republic
Friday, August 13, 2021 Friday the 13th
United States
Friday, August 13, 2021 Women's and Family Day
Tunisia
Saturday, August 14, 2021 Falkland Day
Falkland Islands
Saturday, August 14, 2021 Chinese Valentine's Day
China
Saturday, August 14, 2021 Anniversary of the Recovery Oued Ed-Dahab
Morocco
Saturday, August 14, 2021 Independence Day
Pakistan
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Reunion
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Malaita Province Day
Solomon Islands
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Mother's Day
Costa Rica
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Cabo Verde
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of the Virgin Mary
Cyprus
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Flooding of the Nile
Egypt
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Germany
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Foundation of Old Panama City
Panama
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
French Polynesia
Sunday, August 15, 2021 St Mary's Day
Romania
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Founding of Asuncion
Paraguay
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Seychelles
Sunday, August 15, 2021 National Mourning Day
Bangladesh
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Belgium
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Day of the Assumption of Mary
Vatican City (Holy See)
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
United States
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Independence Day
Congo
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Mexico
Sunday, August 15, 2021 The Feast of Mary's Assumption
Malta
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Monaco
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Feast of the Assumption of Mary
Lithuania
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary (Guatemala City only)
Guatemala
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Italy
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Ferragosto
Italy
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Liberation Day
South Korea
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Dormition of the Holy Virgin
Greece
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Madagascar
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Independence Day
India
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Liechtenstein National Day
Liechtenstein
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Croatia
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Liberation Day
North Korea
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Assumption of Mary
Martinique
Sunday, August 15, 2021 Constitution Day
Equatorial Guinea
Monday, August 16, 2021 Constitution Day observed
Equatorial Guinea
Monday, August 16, 2021 Assumption of Mary observed
Rwanda
Monday, August 16, 2021 Malaita Province Day observed
Solomon Islands
Monday, August 16, 2021 Day off for Assumption of Mary
Burkina Faso
Monday, August 16, 2021 Nauroz
Pakistan
Monday, August 16, 2021 Day off for Assumption of Mary
Seychelles
Monday, August 16, 2021 Bennington Battle Day
United States
Monday, August 16, 2021 Assumption observed
Spain
Monday, August 16, 2021 San Martín Day
Argentina
Monday, August 16, 2021 Day off for Assumption of Mary
Vanuatu
Monday, August 16, 2021 Discovery Day
Canada
Monday, August 16, 2021 Assumption of Mary observed
Cameroon
Monday, August 16, 2021 Parsi New Year
India
Monday, August 16, 2021 Assumption Day Holiday
Vatican City (Holy See)
Monday, August 16, 2021 Restoration Day
Dominican Republic
Monday, August 16, 2021 Assumption of Mary observed
Monaco
Monday, August 16, 2021 Day off for Assumption of Mary
Colombia
Monday, August 16, 2021 Independence Day
Gabon
Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Slovenians in Prekmurje Incorporated into the Mother Nation Day
Slovenia
Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Indonesian Independence Day
Indonesia
Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Flag Day
Bolivia
Wednesday, August 18, 2021 Ashura
Pakistan
Wednesday, August 18, 2021 Tassoua
Iran
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Tamkharit
Senegal
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Ashura
Somalia
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Ashoura
Lebanon
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Muharram/Ashura
India
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Independence Day (National Day)
Afghanistan
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Feast of Saint Maginus
Spain
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Ashura
Afghanistan
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Day of Achura
Algeria
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Crown Princess Mette-Marit's day
Norway
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Day of the Tribes
Nauru
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Ashura
Bangladesh
Thursday, August 19, 2021 National Aviation Day
United States
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Ashura Holiday
Pakistan
Thursday, August 19, 2021 World Humanitarian Day
United States
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Ashura
Iraq
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Ashoora
Bahrain
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Ashura
Gambia
Friday, August 20, 2021 Hawaii Statehood Day
United States
Friday, August 20, 2021 Ashoora (second day)
Bahrain
Friday, August 20, 2021 Gold Cup Parade
Canada
Friday, August 20, 2021 Hungary National Day
Hungary
Friday, August 20, 2021 Gospel Day (Kosrae) observed
Micronesia
Friday, August 20, 2021 Our Lady of Sorrows
Portugal
Friday, August 20, 2021 Independence Restoration Day
Estonia
Friday, August 20, 2021 Anniversary of the Revolution of the King and the People
Morocco
Saturday, August 21, 2021 Senior Citizens Day
United States
Saturday, August 21, 2021 Ninoy Aquino Day
Philippines
Saturday, August 21, 2021 Birthday of Lord Zoroaster (Khordad Sal)
Pakistan
Saturday, August 21, 2021 Hungry Ghost Festival
Hong Kong
Saturday, August 21, 2021 Youth Day
Morocco
Saturday, August 21, 2021 Onam
India
Saturday, August 21, 2021 Gospel Day (Kosrae)
Micronesia
Sunday, August 22, 2021 Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
Sri Lanka
Sunday, August 22, 2021 Our Lady of Graces
Portugal
Sunday, August 22, 2021 Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)
India
Sunday, August 22, 2021 Raksha Bandhan
United Kingdom
Sunday, August 22, 2021 Spirit Festival
China
Sunday, August 22, 2021 Raksha Bandhan
Indonesia
Sunday, August 22, 2021 Hungry Ghost Festival
Taiwan
Monday, August 23, 2021 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
United States
Monday, August 23, 2021 Janmashtami
Pakistan
Tuesday, August 24, 2021 National Parks Day
Costa Rica
Tuesday, August 24, 2021 Flag Day
Liberia
Tuesday, August 24, 2021 Independence Day
Ukraine
Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Youth's Day
Mongolia
Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Independence Day
Uruguay
Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Day of Songun
North Korea
Thursday, August 26, 2021 National Day of Repentance
Papua New Guinea
Thursday, August 26, 2021 Heroes' Day
Namibia
Thursday, August 26, 2021 Women's Equality Day
United States
Friday, August 27, 2021 Independence Day
Moldova
Friday, August 27, 2021 Lyndon Baines Johnson Day
United States
Saturday, August 28, 2021 Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox)
North Macedonia
Saturday, August 28, 2021 Day of the Assumption of Mary
Georgia
Sunday, August 29, 2021 National Uprising Day
Slovakia
Sunday, August 29, 2021 International Day against Nuclear Tests
United States
Monday, August 30, 2021 National Heroes Day
Philippines
Monday, August 30, 2021 August Bank Holiday
Saint Helena
Monday, August 30, 2021 Janmashtami
Mauritius
Monday, August 30, 2021 Popular Consultation Day
East Timor
Monday, August 30, 2021 Summer Bank Holiday (except Alderney)
Guernsey
Monday, August 30, 2021 Janmashtami
Indonesia
Monday, August 30, 2021 Victory Day
Turkey
Monday, August 30, 2021 Summer Bank Holiday
Isle of Man
Monday, August 30, 2021 Constitution Day
Kazakhstan
Monday, August 30, 2021 Santa Rosa De Lima
Peru
Monday, August 30, 2021 Summer Bank Holiday
Jersey
Monday, August 30, 2021 Janmashtami
Sri Lanka
Monday, August 30, 2021 Summer Bank Holiday
United Kingdom
Monday, August 30, 2021 Janmashtami
India
Monday, August 30, 2021 Janmashtami (Smarta)
India
Monday, August 30, 2021 International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances
United States
Monday, August 30, 2021 Late Summer Bank Holiday
Gibraltar
Tuesday, August 31, 2021 Independence Day of the Kyrgyz Republic
Kyrgyzstan
Tuesday, August 31, 2021 Language Day
Moldova
Tuesday, August 31, 2021 Independence Day
Trinidad and Tobago
Tuesday, August 31, 2021 International Overdose Awareness Day
United States
Tuesday, August 31, 2021 Malaysia's National Day
Malaysia