There is a total of 276 public holidays and observances in August of 2022 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
Monday, August 1, 2022 Carnival Holiday
Antigua and Barbuda
Monday, August 1, 2022 August Monday
Anguilla
Monday, August 1, 2022 New South Wales Bank Holiday
Australia
Monday, August 1, 2022 Northern Territory Picnic Day
Australia
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day
Barbados
Monday, August 1, 2022 Kadooment Day
Barbados
Monday, August 1, 2022 Independence Day
Benin
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day
The Bahamas
Monday, August 1, 2022 Buddha's First Sermon
Bhutan
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day
Belize
Monday, August 1, 2022 Civic/Provincial Day
Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 Saskatchewan Day
Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 Terry Fox Day
Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 New Brunswick Day
Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 British Columbia Day
Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 Natal Day
Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 Heritage Day
Canada
Monday, August 1, 2022 Parents' Day
Congo Democratic Republic
Monday, August 1, 2022 Swiss National Day
Switzerland
Monday, August 1, 2022 Army Day
China
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day
Dominica
Monday, August 1, 2022 Summer Bank Holiday (only Alderney)
Guernsey
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day
Guyana
Monday, August 1, 2022 August Bank Holiday
Ireland
Monday, August 1, 2022 Commerce Day
Iceland
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day
Jamaica
Monday, August 1, 2022 Santo Domingo Celebrations Start
Nicaragua
Monday, August 1, 2022 Gualdalcanal Province Day
Solomon Islands
Monday, August 1, 2022 Armed Forces Day
Syria
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day
Turks and Caicos Islands
Monday, August 1, 2022 National Children's Day
Tuvalu
Monday, August 1, 2022 Summer Bank Holiday
United Kingdom
Monday, August 1, 2022 Colorado Day
United States
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Day
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Monday, August 1, 2022 Emancipation Monday
British Virgin Islands
Monday, August 1, 2022 Farmers' Day
Zambia
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Carnival Holiday
Antigua and Barbuda
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Day off for Emancipation Day
Barbados
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Our Lady of Los Ángeles
Costa Rica
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Culturama Day
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Republic Day
North Macedonia
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 Emancipation Tuesday
British Virgin Islands
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 The Royal St John's Regatta (Regatta Day)
Canada
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Freedom Day
Equatorial Guinea
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Martyrs' Day
Guinea-Bissau
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Nigerien Independence Day
Niger
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Makira-Ulawa Province Day
Solomon Islands
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 San Salvador Day 1 (S. Salvador only)
El Salvador
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Flag's Day
Venezuela
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Emancipation Wednesday
British Virgin Islands
Thursday, August 4, 2022 August Thursday
Anguilla
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Constitution Day
Cook Islands
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Chinese Valentine's Day
China
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Founders' Day
Ghana
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Matice Slovenska Day
Slovakia
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Chinese Valentine's Day
Taiwan
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Coast Guard Birthday
United States
Thursday, August 4, 2022 Barack Obama Day
United States
Thursday, August 4, 2022 National Guard's Day
Venezuela
Friday, August 5, 2022 Constitution Day
Anguilla
Friday, August 5, 2022 National Day
Burkina Faso
Friday, August 5, 2022 Feast of the White Virgin
Spain
Friday, August 5, 2022 The Day of Our Lady of Africa
Spain
Friday, August 5, 2022 Victory Day
Croatia
Friday, August 5, 2022 Youth Day
Kiribati
Friday, August 5, 2022 Umuganura Day
Rwanda
Friday, August 5, 2022 San Salvador Day 2 (S. Salvador only)
El Salvador
Saturday, August 6, 2022 Independence Day
Bolivia
Saturday, August 6, 2022 Tisha B'Av Eve
Israel
Saturday, August 6, 2022 Independence Day
Jamaica
Saturday, August 6, 2022 Hiroshima Memorial Day
Japan
Saturday, August 6, 2022 Celebrations of San Salvador
El Salvador
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Tisha B'Av
Australia
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Ashoora
Bahrain
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Tisha B'Av
Canada
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Independence Day
Cote d'Ivoire
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Battle of Boyacá Day
Colombia
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Tisha B'Av
Israel
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Friendship Day
India
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Tassoua
Iran
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Ashura
Pakistan
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Tisha B'Av
United Kingdom
Sunday, August 7, 2022 American Family Day
United States
Sunday, August 7, 2022 Purple Heart Day
United States
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura
Afghanistan
Monday, August 8, 2022 Muharram/Islamic New Year
Australia
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura
Australia
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashoora (second day)
Bahrain
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura
Canada
Monday, August 8, 2022 Day off for Independence Day
Cote d'Ivoire
Monday, August 8, 2022 Peace Festival in Augsburg
Germany
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura
Germany
Monday, August 8, 2022 Day of Achura
Algeria
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura
Egypt
Monday, August 8, 2022 Carnival (First Day)
Grenada
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura
Gambia
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashoura
Lebanon
Monday, August 8, 2022 Feast of Saint Roman Eve
Monaco
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura Holiday
Pakistan
Monday, August 8, 2022 Tamkharit
Senegal
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura
Somalia
Monday, August 8, 2022 Father's Day
Taiwan
Monday, August 8, 2022 Farmers' Day
Tanzania
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura
United Kingdom
Monday, August 8, 2022 Victory Day
United States
Monday, August 8, 2022 Heroes' Day
Zimbabwe
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Ashura
Bangladesh
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Carnival (Second Day)
Grenada
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Muharram/Ashura
India
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Nagasaki Memorial Day
Japan
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Feast of Saint Roman
Monaco
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 National Day
Singapore
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Indigenous Peoples Day
Suriname
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 International Day of the World's Indigenous People
United States
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 National Women's Day
South Africa
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 Defence Forces Day
Zimbabwe
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Royal National Agricultural Show Day Queensland
Australia
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Independence Day
Ecuador
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Last Day of Santo Domingo Celebrations
Nicaragua
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 Day of the Victims of Mining Disasters
Slovakia
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Raksha Bandhan
Bangladesh
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)
India
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Mountain Day
Japan
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Raksha Bandhan
Sri Lanka
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
Sri Lanka
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Raksha Bandhan
Myanmar
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Independence Day
Chad
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Day of Frontiersmen
Turkmenistan
Thursday, August 11, 2022 Raksha Bandhan
United Kingdom
Friday, August 12, 2022 Spirit Festival
China
Friday, August 12, 2022 Day off for Independence Day
Ecuador
Friday, August 12, 2022 Hungry Ghost Festival
Hong Kong
Friday, August 12, 2022 Raksha Bandhan
Indonesia
Friday, August 12, 2022 Janai Purnima
Nepal
Friday, August 12, 2022 Gai Jatra
Nepal
Friday, August 12, 2022 The Queen's Birthday
Thailand
Friday, August 12, 2022 Hungry Ghost Festival
Taiwan
Friday, August 12, 2022 International Youth Day
United States
Saturday, August 13, 2022 Independence Day
Central African Republic
Saturday, August 13, 2022 Women's and Family Day
Tunisia
Sunday, August 14, 2022 Father's Day
Brazil
Sunday, August 14, 2022 The Day of Cantabria
Spain
Sunday, August 14, 2022 Falkland Day
Falkland Islands
Sunday, August 14, 2022 Anniversary of the Recovery Oued Ed-Dahab
Morocco
Sunday, August 14, 2022 Independence Day
Pakistan
Sunday, August 14, 2022 National Navajo Code Talkers Day
United States
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Andorra
Monday, August 15, 2022 San Martín Day
Argentina
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Austria
Monday, August 15, 2022 National Mourning Day
Bangladesh
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Belgium
Monday, August 15, 2022 Discovery Day
Canada
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Central African Republic
Monday, August 15, 2022 Independence Day
Congo
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Switzerland
Monday, August 15, 2022 Mother's Day
Costa Rica
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Cabo Verde
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of the Virgin Mary
Cyprus
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Germany
Monday, August 15, 2022 Flooding of the Nile
Egypt
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Spain
Monday, August 15, 2022 Constitution Day
Equatorial Guinea
Monday, August 15, 2022 Dormition of the Holy Virgin
Greece
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary (Guatemala City only)
Guatemala
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Croatia
Monday, August 15, 2022 Independence Day
India
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Italy
Monday, August 15, 2022 Ferragosto
Italy
Monday, August 15, 2022 Liberation Day
North Korea
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Lebanon
Monday, August 15, 2022 Liechtenstein National Day
Liechtenstein
Monday, August 15, 2022 Feast of the Assumption of Mary
Lithuania
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Luxembourg
Monday, August 15, 2022 The Feast of Mary's Assumption
Malta
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Mauritius
Monday, August 15, 2022 Foundation of Old Panama City
Panama
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
French Polynesia
Monday, August 15, 2022 Founding of Asuncion
Paraguay
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Reunion
Monday, August 15, 2022 St Mary's Day
Romania
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Rwanda
Monday, August 15, 2022 Malaita Province Day
Solomon Islands
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Seychelles
Monday, August 15, 2022 Day of the Assumption of Mary
Vatican City (Holy See)
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Venezuela
Monday, August 15, 2022 Father's Day
Samoa
Monday, August 15, 2022 Assumption of Mary
Mayotte
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Restoration Day
Dominican Republic
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Independence Day
Gabon
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Parsi New Year
India
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Bennington Battle Day
United States
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 Assumption Day Holiday
Vatican City (Holy See)
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Flag Day
Bolivia
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Independence Day
Gabon
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Indonesian Independence Day
Indonesia
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Slovenians in Prekmurje Incorporated into the Mother Nation Day
Slovenia
Thursday, August 18, 2022 Janmashtami
Bangladesh
Thursday, August 18, 2022 Janmashtami (Smarta)
India
Thursday, August 18, 2022 Janmashtami
Myanmar
Thursday, August 18, 2022 Janmashtami (Smarta)
United Kingdom
Friday, August 19, 2022 Independence Day (National Day)
Afghanistan
Friday, August 19, 2022 Gold Cup Parade
Canada
Friday, August 19, 2022 Feast of Saint Maginus
Spain
Friday, August 19, 2022 Janmashtami
Indonesia
Friday, August 19, 2022 Crown Princess Mette-Marit's day
Norway
Friday, August 19, 2022 Shree Krishna Janamashtami
Nepal
Friday, August 19, 2022 Day of the Tribes
Nauru
Friday, August 19, 2022 Janmashtami
Pakistan
Friday, August 19, 2022 World Humanitarian Day
United States
Friday, August 19, 2022 Hawaii Statehood Day
United States
Friday, August 19, 2022 National Aviation Day
United States
Friday, August 19, 2022 Janmashtami
South Africa
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Independence Restoration Day
Estonia
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Hungary National Day
Hungary
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Anniversary of the Revolution of the King and the People
Morocco
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Isese Day
Nigeria
Saturday, August 20, 2022 Our Lady of Sorrows
Portugal
Sunday, August 21, 2022 Gospel Day (Kosrae)
Micronesia
Sunday, August 21, 2022 Youth Day
Morocco
Sunday, August 21, 2022 Ninoy Aquino Day
Philippines
Sunday, August 21, 2022 Birthday of Lord Zoroaster (Khordad Sal)
Pakistan
Sunday, August 21, 2022 Day of the Victims of the Occupation of Czechoslovakia
Slovakia
Sunday, August 21, 2022 International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism
United States
Sunday, August 21, 2022 National Senior Citizens Day
United States
Monday, August 22, 2022 Gospel Day (Kosrae) observed
Micronesia
Monday, August 22, 2022 Our Lady of Graces
Portugal
Monday, August 22, 2022 International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief
United States
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 Day of Remembrance for Victims of Communism and Nazism
Estonia
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 European Day of Remembrance of Victims of Totalitarian and Authoritarian Regimes
Croatia
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
United States
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 National Parks Day
Costa Rica
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 Flag Day
Liberia
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 Birthday of the Governor of Malacca
Malaysia
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 Independence Day (Suspended)
Ukraine
Thursday, August 25, 2022 Day of Songun
North Korea
Thursday, August 25, 2022 Youth's Day
Mongolia
Thursday, August 25, 2022 Independence Day
Uruguay
Friday, August 26, 2022 Heroes' Day
Namibia
Friday, August 26, 2022 National Day of Repentance
Papua New Guinea
Friday, August 26, 2022 Susan B. Anthony Day
United States
Friday, August 26, 2022 Women's Equality Day
United States
Saturday, August 27, 2022 Special Working Day
Kazakhstan
Saturday, August 27, 2022 Independence Day
Moldova
Saturday, August 27, 2022 Lyndon Baines Johnson Day
United States
Sunday, August 28, 2022 Day of the Assumption of Mary
Georgia
Sunday, August 28, 2022 Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox)
North Macedonia
Monday, August 29, 2022 Summer Bank Holiday (except Alderney)
Guernsey
Monday, August 29, 2022 Late Summer Bank Holiday
Gibraltar
Monday, August 29, 2022 Summer Bank Holiday
Isle of Man
Monday, August 29, 2022 Constitution Day (extra holiday)
Kazakhstan
Monday, August 29, 2022 Public Sector Holiday
Peru
Monday, August 29, 2022 National Heroes Day
Philippines
Monday, August 29, 2022 August Bank Holiday
Saint Helena
Monday, August 29, 2022 National Uprising Day
Slovakia
Monday, August 29, 2022 Summer Bank Holiday
United Kingdom
Monday, August 29, 2022 International Day against Nuclear Tests
United States
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Day of Remembrance of Missing Persons in the Homeland War
Croatia
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Constitution Day
Kazakhstan
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Hartalika Teej
Nepal
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Santa Rosa De Lima
Peru
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Popular Consultation Day
East Timor
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Victory Day
Turkey
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi
United Kingdom
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances
United States
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi
Bangladesh
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi/Vinayaka Chaturthi
India
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Independence Day of the Kyrgyz Republic
Kyrgyzstan
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi
Sri Lanka
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Language Day
Moldova
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi
Myanmar
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Malaysia's National Day
Malaysia
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi
Pakistan
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Independence Day
Trinidad and Tobago
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 International Day for People of African Descent
United States
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 International Overdose Awareness Day
United States
Wednesday, August 31, 2022 Ganesh Chaturthi
South Africa