Malaysian Public Holidays & School Holidays for 2018

1. Malaysia School Holidays 2018

For schools in Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Putrajaya, Malacca, Negeri Sembilan, Penang, Perak, Pahang, Perlis, Sabah, Sarawak and Labuan:

TermFor To Duration (Days)
First-term HolidaysMar 17Mar 259
Mid-year HolidaysJun 09Jun 2416
Second-term HolidaysAug 18Aug 269
End-year HolidaysNov 24Dec 3138

For schools in Kedah, Kelantan, Terengganu and Johor:

TermFor To Duration (Days)
First-term HolidaysMar 16Mar 249
Mid-year HolidaysJun 08Jun 2316
Second-terms HolidaysAug 17Aug 259
End-year HolidaysNov 23Dec 3038

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2. Malaysian Public Holidays 2018

A complete list of national and state public holidays in Malaysia for year 2018:

Date DayHolidayMalaysian States
Jan 01MonNew YearAll except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Terengganu
Jan 14SunYang di-Pertuan Besar
Negeri Sembilan's Birthday
Negeri Sembilan only
Jan 21SunSultan of Kedah's BirthdayKedah only
Jan 31WedThaipusamJohor, Negeri Sembilan, Perak, Penang, Selangor, Wilayah Persekutuan, Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya
Feb 01ThuFederal Territory Day Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Labuan & Putrajaya only
Feb 16Fri Chinese New Year (First Day) National
Feb 17SatChinese New Year (Second Day) National
Mar 04SunAnniversary of Installation
of Sultan of Terengganu
Terengganu only
Mar 23FriSultan of Johor's BirthdayJohor only
Mar 30FriGood FridaySabah & Sarawak
Apr 14SatIsrak & MikrajKedah, Negeri Sembilan & Perlis only
Apr 26ThuSultan of Terrenganu's BirthdayTerrenganu only
May 01TueLabour Day National
May 07MonHari Hol PahangPahang only
May 17ThuAwal Ramadan *Johor, Melaka & Kedah only
May 29TueVesak DayNational
May 30WedHarvest FestivalSabah & Labuan only
May 31ThuHarvest FestivalSabah & Labuan only
Jun 01FriHari GawaiSarawak only
Jun 02SatHari GawaiSarawak only
Jun 02SatNuzul Al-QuranKelantan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Penang, Selangor, Terrenganu & Federal Territories
Jun 15FriHari Raya Puasa (First Day) *National
Jun 16SatHari Raya Puasa (Second Day) *National
Jul 07Sat Georgetown World Heritage City DayPenang only
Jul 14SatYang Dipertua of Penang's BirthdayPenang only
Jul 17TueTuanku Raja of Perlis' BirthdayPerlis only
Aug 22Wed Hari Raya Haji (First Day) *National
Aug 23ThuHari Raya Haji (Second Day) *
Kelantan, Terrenganu, Kedah & Perlis only
Aug 31FriNational DayNational
Sep 09SunYang Dipertuan Agong's BirthdayNational
Sep 11TueAwal Muharram (Maal Hijrah)National
Sep 16SunMalaysia DayNational
Oct 06SatSabah Governor's BirthdaySabah only
Oct 12Fri Yang di-Pertua of Melaka's BirthdayMelaka only
Oct 13SatSarawak Governor's BirthdaySarawak only
Oct 15MonHari Hol Almarhum Sultan IskandarJohor only
Oct 24WedSultan of Pahang's BirthdayPahang only
Nov 02FriSultan of Perak's BirthdayPerak only
Nov 06Tue Deepavali * All except Sarawak
Nov 11SunSultan of Kelantan's BirthdayKelantan only
Nov 12MonSultan of Kelantan's BirthdayKelantan
Nov 20TueProphet Muhammad's BirthdayNational
Dec 11TueSultan of Selangor's Birthday Selangor only
Dec 25TueChristmasNational

* Subject to change, TBC – To be confirmed