There is a total of 347 public holidays and observances in December 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
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Restoration of Independence
Portugal
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Hanukkah (Day 3)
Israel
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Republic Day
Central African Republic
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Independence Day
Iceland
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Rosa Parks Day
United States
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 World AIDS Day
United States
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Day of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Commemoration Day
United Arab Emirates
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Freedom and Democracy Day
Chad
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 National holiday
Romania
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Day of Abolition of the Army
Costa Rica
Thursday, December 2, 2021 National Day
Laos
Thursday, December 2, 2021 International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
United States
Thursday, December 2, 2021 Hanukkah (Day 4)
Israel
Friday, December 3, 2021 Gospel Day
Marshall Islands
Friday, December 3, 2021 Hanukkah (Day 5)
Israel
Friday, December 3, 2021 International Day of Persons with Disabilities
United States
Friday, December 3, 2021 Day of Navarre
Spain
Friday, December 3, 2021 Farmer's Day
Ghana
Friday, December 3, 2021 National Day Holiday
United Arab Emirates
Saturday, December 4, 2021 Hanukkah (Day 6) / Rosh Chodesh Tevet
Israel
Saturday, December 4, 2021 Anniversary of the Coronation of King Tupou I
Tonga
Sunday, December 5, 2021 Second Advent Sunday
Norway
Sunday, December 5, 2021 International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
United States
Sunday, December 5, 2021 World Soil Day
United States
Sunday, December 5, 2021 King Bhumibol's Birthday/Father's Day
Thailand
Sunday, December 5, 2021 Hanukkah (Day 7)
Israel
Sunday, December 5, 2021 Second Advent Sunday
Germany
Sunday, December 5, 2021 St Nicholas' Eve/Sinterklaas
Netherlands
Monday, December 6, 2021 St Nicholas' Day
Netherlands
Monday, December 6, 2021 Constitution Day Holiday
Spain
Monday, December 6, 2021 Day off for Anniversary of the Coronation of King Tupou I
Tonga
Monday, December 6, 2021 Saint Nicholas Day
Hungary
Monday, December 6, 2021 King Bhumibol's Birthday/Father's Day observed
Thailand
Monday, December 6, 2021 Last day of Hanukkah
Australia
Monday, December 6, 2021 Foundation of Quito
Ecuador
Monday, December 6, 2021 Army Day
Ukraine
Monday, December 6, 2021 Last day of Hanukkah
United Kingdom
Monday, December 6, 2021 Hanukkah (Day 8)
Israel
Monday, December 6, 2021 Independence Day
Finland
Monday, December 6, 2021 Last Day of Chanukah
United States
Monday, December 6, 2021 Last day of Hanukkah
India
Monday, December 6, 2021 St Nicholas Day
United States
Monday, December 6, 2021 St. Nicholas Day
Belgium
Monday, December 6, 2021 Last day of Hanukkah
Canada
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 Spitak Remembrance Day
Armenia
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 National Heroes Day
East Timor
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 Eve of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Colombia
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 Western Province Day
Solomon Islands
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
United States
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 International Civil Aviation Day
United States
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 The Feast of St. Ambrose (Milan)
Italy
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Mexico
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Mother's Day
Panama
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Santa Marian Kamalen Day
Guam
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Malta
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Inmaculate Conception Day
Chile
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Constitution Day
Northern Mariana Islands
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Macau
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Saint Kliment Ohridski's Day
North Macedonia
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Monaco
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Immaculate Conception
Spain
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Portugal
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Battle Day
Falkland Islands
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Equatorial Guinea
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Immaculate Conception
Seychelles
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
United Kingdom
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Day of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception
East Timor
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 National Youth Day
Albania
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
United States
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Constitution Day
Uzbekistan
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Virgin of Caacupé Day
Paraguay
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Venezuela
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Immaculate Conception
Austria
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Vatican City (Holy See)
Thursday, December 9, 2021 World Genocide Commemoration Day
United States
Thursday, December 9, 2021 National Heroes Day
Antigua and Barbuda
Thursday, December 9, 2021 Independence Day
Tanzania
Thursday, December 9, 2021 International Anti-Corruption Day
United States
Thursday, December 9, 2021 Day of Saint Leocadia
Spain
Friday, December 10, 2021 Human Rights Day
Equatorial Guinea
Friday, December 10, 2021 International Human Rights Day
Moldova
Friday, December 10, 2021 Day of the Namibian Women and International Human Rights Day
Namibia
Friday, December 10, 2021 Human Rights Day
Mongolia
Friday, December 10, 2021 Anniversary of Victory over ISIS
Iraq
Friday, December 10, 2021 International Human Rights Day
Turks and Caicos Islands
Friday, December 10, 2021 Constitution Day
Thailand
Friday, December 10, 2021 Human Rights Day
United States
Saturday, December 11, 2021 Republic Day
Madagascar
Saturday, December 11, 2021 Human Rights and Peace Day
Kiribati
Saturday, December 11, 2021 Anniversary of the Statute of Westminster
Canada
Saturday, December 11, 2021 International Mountain Day
United States
Saturday, December 11, 2021 Birthday of the Sultan of Selangor
Malaysia
Saturday, December 11, 2021 Proclamation of Independence Day
Burkina Faso
Sunday, December 12, 2021 Third Advent Sunday
Sweden
Sunday, December 12, 2021 Jamhuri Day
Kenya
Sunday, December 12, 2021 Third Advent Sunday
Germany
Sunday, December 12, 2021 Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe
Mexico
Sunday, December 12, 2021 Day of Neutrality
Turkmenistan
Sunday, December 12, 2021 Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
United States
Monday, December 13, 2021 Republic Day
Malta
Monday, December 13, 2021 National Guard Birthday
United States
Monday, December 13, 2021 National Day
Saint Lucia
Monday, December 13, 2021 Jamhuri Day observed
Kenya
Tuesday, December 14, 2021 Asarah B'Tevet (Tenth of Tevet)
Israel
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 Bill of Rights Day
United States
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 Homecoming Day (only Alderney)
Guernsey
Thursday, December 16, 2021 Day of Reconciliation
South Africa
Thursday, December 16, 2021 Victory Day
Bangladesh
Thursday, December 16, 2021 National Day
Bahrain
Thursday, December 16, 2021 Independence Day
Kazakhstan
Friday, December 17, 2021 Wright Brothers Day
United States
Friday, December 17, 2021 Pan American Aviation Day
United States
Friday, December 17, 2021 National Day (second day)
Bahrain
Friday, December 17, 2021 Independence Day Holiday
Kazakhstan
Friday, December 17, 2021 National Day
Bhutan
Saturday, December 18, 2021 International Migrants Day
United States
Saturday, December 18, 2021 Arabic Language Day
United States
Saturday, December 18, 2021 Nigerien Republic Day
Niger
Saturday, December 18, 2021 National Day
Qatar
Saturday, December 18, 2021 Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
Sri Lanka
Sunday, December 19, 2021 Fourth Advent Sunday
Sweden
Sunday, December 19, 2021 Second Round Presidential Elections
Chile
Sunday, December 19, 2021 St. Nicholas Day
Ukraine
Sunday, December 19, 2021 Remembrance Day for Roma and Sinti killed by Genocide
Germany
Sunday, December 19, 2021 Fourth Advent Sunday
Norway
Sunday, December 19, 2021 National Heroes and Heroines Day
Anguilla
Monday, December 20, 2021 Macau S.A.R. Establishment Day
Macau
Monday, December 20, 2021 Abolition of Slavery
Reunion
Monday, December 20, 2021 International Human Solidarity Day
United States
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 Turkish Language Day (Turkish community)
North Macedonia
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice
American Samoa
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 Winter Solstice
Macau
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice
Brunei
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 Dōngzhì Festival
Taiwan
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice
Taiwan
Wednesday, December 22, 2021 Unity Day
Zimbabwe
Wednesday, December 22, 2021 Sambisa Memorial Day
Nigeria
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice
Palau
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
United Kingdom
Friday, December 24, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Ecuador
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
Australia
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Day observed
Micronesia
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
Portugal
Friday, December 24, 2021 Yap Constitution Day
Micronesia
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
Netherlands
Friday, December 24, 2021 Bank Holiday
Denmark
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
Philippines
Friday, December 24, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
United States
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
Liechtenstein
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve (from 2pm)
Brazil
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
Norway
Friday, December 24, 2021 Independence Day
Libya
Friday, December 24, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Palau
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
Guatemala
Friday, December 24, 2021 Cuti Bersama (Christmas Eve)
Indonesia
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
Australia
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Day observed
Guam
Friday, December 24, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Northern Mariana Islands
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
El Salvador
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve (from noon)
Iceland
Friday, December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
Tanzania
Friday, December 24, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Marshall Islands
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day
Venezuela
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Family Day
Mozambique
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day
Vatican City (Holy See)
Saturday, December 25, 2021 First Day of Christmas
Serbia
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day
Tuvalu
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Constitution Day
Taiwan
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day
Barbados
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Catholic Christmas Day
Ukraine
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day
Poland
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Quaid-e-Azam Day
Pakistan
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day
Pakistan
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Catholic Christmas Day
Belarus
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas
Japan
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day
Finland
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas
India
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day
Kiribati
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Independence and Unity Day
Slovenia
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Uganda
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St Stephen's Day
France
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Eswatini
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St. Stephen's Day
Italy
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Sint Maarten
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St Stephen's Day
Croatia
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Second Day of Christmas
Iceland
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Barbados
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Proclamation Day
Australia
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Suriname
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St. Stephen's Day
Ireland
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Greenland
Sunday, December 26, 2021 National Day of Thanksgiving
Solomon Islands
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Canada
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Cuti Bersama (Day after Christmas Day)
Indonesia
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
San Marino
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St. Stephen's Day
Slovakia
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Belize
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Kwanzaa (first day)
Canada
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Guernsey
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Second Day of Christmas
Hungary
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Tuvalu
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Second day of Christmas
Romania
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Tonga
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Synaxis of the Mother of God
Greece
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Falkland Islands
Sunday, December 26, 2021 2nd Christmas Day
Denmark
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
British Virgin Islands
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Second Day of Christmas
Latvia
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Andorra
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St Stephen's Day
Luxembourg
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Nigeria
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Second day of Christmas
Bulgaria
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Second Day of Christmas
Lithuania
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Family Day
Namibia
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Lesotho
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Second Day of Christmas
Netherlands
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St Stephen's Day
Vatican City (Holy See)
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Jersey
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Christmas Second Day
US Virgin Islands
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Nauru
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Bank Holiday
Malta
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Zimbabwe
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Day of Goodwill
South Africa
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Malta
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St. Stephen's Day
Czechia
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Family Day
Vanuatu
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Saint Martin
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Day After Christmas
Montenegro
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Dominica
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St. Stephen's Day
Switzerland
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Finland
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Feast of the Holy Family
Spain
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Kenya
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Day After Christmas (Christians only)
Pakistan
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Jordan
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Second Day of Christmas
Poland
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Fiji
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St. Stephen's Day
Austria
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Jamaica
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St Stephen's Day
Spain
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Kwanzaa (first day)
United States
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Boxing Day
Anguilla
Sunday, December 26, 2021 Day After Christmas Day
United States
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Fiji
Monday, December 27, 2021 Christmas Day Observed
Australia
Monday, December 27, 2021 Bank Holiday
Guernsey
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day of Goodwill observed
South Africa
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Tonga
Monday, December 27, 2021 Christmas Holiday
Falkland Islands
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Falkland Islands
Monday, December 27, 2021 Substitute Bank Holiday for Christmas Day
United Kingdom
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Family Day
Vanuatu
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Samoa
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Anguilla
Monday, December 27, 2021 Christmas Day observed
Cook Islands
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Gibraltar
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Monday, December 27, 2021 Boxing Day observed
Trinidad and Tobago
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Ghana
Monday, December 27, 2021 Christmas Day observed
Antigua and Barbuda
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Tuvalu
Monday, December 27, 2021 Boxing Day observed
Zimbabwe
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
New Zealand
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Sierra Leone
Monday, December 27, 2021 Christmas holiday
Bulgaria
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Barbados
Monday, December 27, 2021 Family Day observed
Namibia
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Isle of Man
Monday, December 27, 2021 Christmas Day observed
Rwanda
Monday, December 27, 2021 Boxing Day observed
Rwanda
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Jersey
Monday, December 27, 2021 Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday
Bermuda
Monday, December 27, 2021 First Weekday After Christmas Day
Hong Kong
Monday, December 27, 2021 Constitution Day
North Korea
Monday, December 27, 2021 Christmas Day observed
Nauru
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Malawi
Monday, December 27, 2021 Boxing Day
Canada
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Guyana
Monday, December 27, 2021 Christmas Day observed
Montserrat
Monday, December 27, 2021 Day off for Christmas Day
Cayman Islands
Monday, December 27, 2021 Boxing Day
Canada
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Christmas Holiday
Falkland Islands
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Cayman Islands
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Day of the Holy Innocents
Mexico
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Fiji
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Christmas holiday
Bulgaria
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
New Zealand
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Republic Day
South Sudan
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Substitute Bank Holiday for Boxing Day
United Kingdom
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Incwala Day
Eswatini
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Boxing Day observed
Cook Islands
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Jersey
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Boxing Day Observed
Australia
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Christmas/Boxing Day Holiday
Bermuda
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Gibraltar
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Boxing Day observed
Nauru
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Day off for Proclamation Day
Australia
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Day off for Boxing Day
Anguilla
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Boxing Day observed
Montserrat
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 Independence Day
Mongolia
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 Day off for Christmas Holiday
Falkland Islands
Thursday, December 30, 2021 Day of the Declaration of Slovakia as an Independent Ecclesiastic Province
Slovakia
Thursday, December 30, 2021 Day off for Christmas Holiday
Falkland Islands
Thursday, December 30, 2021 Rizal Day
Philippines
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Kazakhstan
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year´s Eve
Nicaragua
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Cayman Islands
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve (Bank holiday)
Andorra
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Denmark
Friday, December 31, 2021 Bank Holiday
Denmark
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Netherlands
Friday, December 31, 2021 Restoration Day
Switzerland
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Switzerland
Friday, December 31, 2021 Day off for New Year's Day
United States
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Uruguay
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve (from 2pm)
Brazil
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
United States
Friday, December 31, 2021 Day off for New Year's Day
Marshall Islands
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Martinique
Friday, December 31, 2021 Festival Day
Montserrat
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Costa Rica
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year Holiday
Myanmar
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
North Macedonia
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Day observed
British Virgin Islands
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
New Caledonia
Friday, December 31, 2021 International New Year's Eve
Vietnam
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Montenegro
Friday, December 31, 2021 Day off for New Year's Day
Ecuador
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Ireland
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year observed
Guam
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
San Marino
Friday, December 31, 2021 World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day
Azerbaijan
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Gibraltar
Friday, December 31, 2021 December 31 Bank Holiday
Japan
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Pakistan
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve (from noon)
Iceland
Friday, December 31, 2021 Republic Day/New Year's Day observed
Taiwan
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Iraq
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Day observed
Micronesia
Friday, December 31, 2021 Old Year's Night
Barbados
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Jamaica
Friday, December 31, 2021 Day off for New Year's Day
Palau
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve
Italy
Friday, December 31, 2021 New Year's Eve Afternoon
Macau