Malaysia Calendar 2023

The Malaysia calendar 2023 have been officially published by the government of Malaysia. Use it to plan your holidays in Malaysia.

JANUARY

22 Jan (Sunday): Chinese New Year

23 Jan (Monday): 2nd day of Chinese New Year is also a public holiday in all states and federal territories except Kelantan and Terengganu.


APRIL

22 April (Saturday) & 23 April (Sunday): Hari Raya Puasa *

* To be confirmed


MAY

1 May (Monday): Labour Day

4 May (Thursday): Wesak Day






JUNE

5 June (Monday): Birthday of Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong

29 June (Thursday): Hari Raya Haji/Qurban*

30 June (Friday): 2nd day of Hari Raya Haji/Qurban* is also a public holiday in Kelantan and Terengganu.

* To be confirmed


JULY

19 July (Wednesday): Awal Muharram (Maal Hijrah)


AUGUST

31 Aug (Thursday): National Day or Hari Kebangsaan


SEPTEMBER

16 Sept (Saturday): Malaysia Day

28 Sept (Thursday): Prophet Muhammad's Birthday


NOVEMBER

12 Nov (Sunday): Deepavali*

* To be confirmed

Note: There will not be any public holiday for Sarawak on Deepavali day.


DECEMBER

25 Dec (Monday): Christmas Day

NOTE:

Whenever a public holiday falls on a Sunday(states that observe Sat and Sun as weekends), the next day shall be a public holiday.

Whenever a public holiday falls on a Saturday(states that observe Fri and Sat as weekends), the next day shall be a public holiday.

States that observed Fri & Sat as weekends are Kedah, Terenganu, Kelantan and Johor.

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Malaysia Calendar 2023 State Holidays

JANUARY


1 Jan (Sunday): New Year 2023 Celebration (only for Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Labuan, Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Perak, Penang, Sabah, Sarawak, Selangor)

14 Jan (Saturday): Birthday of Tuanku Yang Di-Pertuan Besar of Negeri Sembilan (only for Negeri Sembilan)

FEBRUARY

1 Feb (Wednesday): Thaipusam (only for Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Johor, Negeri Sembilan, Perak, Penang, Selangor)

5 Feb (Sunday): Federal Territory Day (only for KL, Putrajaya, Labuan)

18 Feb (Saturday): Israk & Mikraj (only for Kedah, Negeri Sembilan, Perlis & Terengganu)


MARCH

4 Mar (Saturday): Anniversary of Coronation of Sultan of Terengganu (only for Terengganu)

23 Mar (Thursday): Awal Ramadan* (only for Johor, Kedah and Melaka)

23 Mar (Thursday): Birthday of Sultan of Johor (only for Johor)

* To be confirmed


APRIL

7 Apr (Friday): Good Friday (only for Sabah, Sarawak)

8 Apr (Saturday): Nuzul Al-Qu'ran (only for Kuala Lumpur, Labuan, Putrajaya, Kelantan, Pahang, Perlis, Penang, Perak, Selangor & Terengganu)

15 Apr (Saturday): Declaration of Melaka as A Historical City (only for Melaka)

26 Apr (Wednesday): Birthday of The Sultan of Terengganu (only for Terengganu)


MAY

17 May (Wednesday): Birthday of Tuanku Raja Perlis (only for Perlis)

22 May (Monday): Hol Day of Pahang State (only for Pahang)

30 May (Tuesday) & 31 May (Wednesday): Keamatan Harvest Festival (only for Labuan and Sabah)



JUNE

1 June (Thursday) & 2 June (Friday): Gawai Dayak Festival (only for Sarawak)

18 June (Sunday): Birthday of Sultan of Kedah (only for Kedah)

28 June (Wednesday): Hari Arafah (only for Terengganu)

30 June (Friday): Second day of Hari Raya Qurban* (only for Perlis & Kedah)

* To be confirmed


JULY

7 July (Friday): George Town Unesco World Heritage Day (only for Penang)

8 July (Saturday): Birthday of Yang di-Pertua Negeri of Penang (only for Penang)

22 July (Saturday): Sarawak Independent Day (only for Sarawak)

30 July (Sunday): Birthday of The Sultan of Pahang (only for Pahang)


AUGUST

23 Aug (Wednesday): Hol Day Almarhum Sultan Iskandar (only for Johor)

24 Aug (Thursday): Birthday of Melaka State Governor (only for Melaka)


OCTOBER

7 Oct (Saturday): Birthday of Yang Di-Pertua Negeri Sabah (only for Sabah)

14 Oct (Saturday): Birthday of Yang Di-Pertua Negeri Sarawak (only for Sarawak)


NOVEMBER

3 Nov (Friday): Birthday of Sultan of Perak (only for Perak)

11 Nov (Saturday) & 12 Nov (Sunday): Birthday of Sultan of Kelantan (only for Kelantan)



DECEMBER

11 Dec (Monday): Birthday of Sultan of Selangor (only for Selangor)

24 Dec (Sunday): Christmas Eve (only for Sabah)


Note:

Whenever a public holiday falls on a Sunday(states that observe Sat and Sun as weekends), the next day shall be a public holiday.
Whenever a public holiday falls on a Saturday(states that observe Fri and Sat as weekends), the next day shall be a public holiday.


See Malaysia Calendar Holidays 2022


















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