Working Days in Malaysia in 2021

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

2021 is a common year that has 365 days in total. In Malaysia, there are 104 weekends, 14 national holidays and several public holidays in each state and territory.

Three national holidays fall on weekdays, Chinese New Year Holiday, Labour Day and Christmas Day, please check holidays here.

There are 247 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 in each state or territory is different.

Month Workday Weekend Holiday Total
January 1-31 21 10 0 31
February 1-28 18 (1)* 8 2 28
March 1-31 23 8 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 21 9 1 31
August 1-31 20 9 2 31
September 1-30 21 8 1 30
October 1-31 20 10 1 31
November 1-30 21 8 1 30
December 1-31 22 (1)* 8 1 31
Total 247 (3) 104 14 365

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

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