List of national public holidays of Maldives in 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Maldives. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Jan. 1, 2018 Jan. 1, 2018 New Year's Day
May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 Workers' Day
May 16, 2018 May 16, 2018 First of Ramazan
May 17, 2018 May 17, 2018 Ramazan Holiday If Ramadan starts on 16 May
June 15, 2018 June 15, 2018 Eid-ul Fithr End of Ramadan
July 26, 2018 July 26, 2018 Independence Day
July 29, 2018 July 29, 2018 Independence Day Holiday
Aug. 19, 2018 Aug. 19, 2018 Eid-ul Al'haa Holiday Sacrifice Feast
Aug. 20, 2018 Aug. 20, 2018 Hajj Day Arafat (Haj) Day
Aug. 21, 2018 Aug. 21, 2018 Eid-ul Al'haa Sacrifice Feast
Aug. 22, 2018 Aug. 22, 2018 Eid-ul Al'haa Holiday Sacrifice Feast
Aug. 23, 2018 Aug. 23, 2018 Eid-ul Al'haa Holiday Sacrifice Feast
Sept. 11, 2018 Sept. 11, 2018 Islamic New Year Islamic New Year
Sept. 18, 2018 Sept. 18, 2018 Public Holiday For victory in SAFF Cup
Sept. 23, 2018 Sept. 23, 2018 Public Holiday Presidential Elections
Nov. 3, 2018 Nov. 3, 2018 Victory Day
Nov. 9, 2018 Nov. 9, 2018 Qaumee Dhuvas First day of the month of Rabi' al-awwaw
Nov. 11, 2018 Nov. 11, 2018 Republic Day
Nov. 18, 2018 Nov. 18, 2018 Public Holiday Day after Presidential inauguration
Nov. 20, 2018 Nov. 20, 2018 Mawlid al-Nabi
Dec. 8, 2018 Dec. 8, 2018 The Day Maldives Embraced Islam First day of the month of Rabi' al-thani
Dec. 31, 2018 Dec. 31, 2018 New Year's Eve Banks are closed