Public Holidays in Sri Lanka in 2022

There are 24 public holidays in Sri Lanka in 2022, and seven of them fall on weekends.

The following is the list of public holidays in Sri Lanka in 2022.

HolidayDateWeekdayNote
Tamil Thai Pongal DayJan 14, 2022FridayPublic Holiday
Duruthu Full Moon Poya DayJan 17, 2022MondayPublic Holiday
Independence DayFeb 04, 2022FridayPublic Holiday
Navam Full Moon Poya DayFeb 16, 2022WednesdayPublic Holiday
Mahasivarathri DayMar 01, 2022TuesdayPublic Holiday
Medin Full Moon Poya DayMar 17, 2022ThursdayPublic Holiday
Sinhala and Tamil
New Year's Eve
Apr 13, 2022WednesdayPublic Holiday
Sinhala and Tamil New YearApr 14, 2022ThursdayPublic Holiday
Good FridayApr 15, 2022FridayPublic Holiday
Bak Full Moon Poya DayApr 16, 2022SaturdayPublic Holiday
Labour DayMay 01, 2022SundayPublic Holiday
Eid al-FitrMay 03, 2022TuesdayPublic Holiday
Vesak Full Moon Poya DayMay 15, 2022SundayPublic Holiday
Vesak Full Moon
Poya Day Holiday
May 16, 2022MondayPublic Holiday
Poson Full Moon Poya DayJun 14, 2022TuesdayPublic Holiday
Eid al-AdhaJul 10, 2022SundayPublic Holiday
Esala Full Moon Poya DayJul 13, 2022WednesdayPublic Holiday
Nikini Full Moon Poya DayAug 11, 2022ThursdayPublic Holiday
Binara Full Moon Poya DaySep 10, 2022SaturdayPublic Holiday
Prophet's BirthdayOct 09, 2022SundayPublic Holiday
Vap Full Moon Poya DayOct 09, 2022SundayPublic Holiday
Deepavali Festival DayOct 24, 2022MondayPublic Holiday
Ill Full Moon Poya DayNov 07, 2022MondayPublic Holiday
Unduvap Full Moon Poya DayDec 07, 2022WednesdayPublic Holiday
Christmas DayDec 25, 2022SundayPublic Holiday

* Please also check working days in Sri Lanka in 2022 or public holidays in Chinese.

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