Working Days in Malaysia in 2023

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

2023 is a common year that has 365 days in total. In Malaysia, there are 104 weekend days, 14 national holidays and several public holidays in each state and territory.

Five national holidays fall on weekdays: Chinese New Year, Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday, Malaysia Day, and Deepavali, please check holidays here.

There are 246 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 (1)* 10 0 31
February 1-28 18 8 2 28
March 1-31 23 8 0 31
April 1-30 21 (2)* 9 0 30
May 1-31 18 9 4 31
June 1-30 21 8 1 30
July 1-31 19 10 2 31
August 1-31 22 8 1 31
September 1-30 21 (1)* 8 1 30
October 1-31 19 10 2 31
November 1-30 22 (1)* 8 0 30
December 1-31 21 9 1 31
Total 246 (5) 105 14 365

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