Working Days in Japan in 2023

2023 is a common year that has 365 days in total. In Japan, there are 105 weekend days, 16 public holidays and 244 working days.

One public holiday falls on Sunday and is observed on the following Monday: New Year's Day. Three public holidays fall on Saturday, please check holidays here.

There are 244 working days if people take the replacement holidays for those falling on Saturday, or there are 247 working days if you do not take the replacement holidays.

Month Workday Weekend Holiday Total
January 1-31 20 9 2 31
February 1-28 18 (1)* 8 2 28
March 1-31 22 8 1 31
April 1-30 19 (1)* 10 1 30
May 1-31 20 8 3 31
June 1-30 22 8 0 30
July 1-31 20 10 1 31
August 1-31 22 8 1 31
September 1-30 19 (1)* 9 2 30
October 1-31 21 9 1 31
November 1-30 20 8 2 30
December 1-31 21 10 0 31
Total 244 (3) 105 16 365

* Months with holidays that fall on Saturday, please check holidays here.

Leave a Reply