Working Days in Malaysia in 2020

Malaysia | Johor | Kedah | Kelantan | Malacca | Negeri Sembilan | Pahang | Penang | Perak | Perlis | Sabah | Sarawak | Selangor | Terengganu | FT Kuala Lumpur | FT Labuan | FT Putrajaya

2020 is a leap year which has 366 days in total. In Malaysia, there are 104 weekend days, 14 national holidays and several public holidays in each state and territory.

Four national holidays fall on weekends, Chinese New Year, Chinese New Year Holiday, Hari Raya Aidilfitri and Deepavali, please check holidays here.

There are 248 working days when counting the 14 national holidays and people take the replacement holidays for those falling on weekends, however, the number of working days varies in each state or territory.

Month Workday Weekend Holiday Total
January 1-31 21 (2)* 8 2 31
February 1-29 20 9 0 29
March 1-31 22 9 0 31
April 1-30 22 8 0 30
May 1-31 17 (1)* 10 4 31
June 1-30 21 8 1 30
July 1-31 22 8 1 31
August 1-31 19 10 2 31
September 1-30 21 8 1 30
October 1-31 21 9 1 31
November 1-30 20 (1)* 9 1 30
December 1-31 22 8 1 31
Total 248 (4) 104 14 366

The number of working holidays varies from state to state, please check below for details.

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