Monday October 22, 2018

Ramadan 2016

Muslims praying in Mecca during RamadanMuslims praying in Mecca during Ramadan

Ramadan for the year 2016 starts on Tuesday, June 7th lasting 30 days and ending at sundown on Tuesday, July 5th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Monday, June 6th.

Ramadan is observed in the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. It is a month of fasting, prayer, giving and self-evaluation observed by Muslims. The month lasts 29-30 days depending on the sightings of the crescent moon.

More information on Ramadan. (Dates, Customs and History for Ramadan)

Type:Observance, Muslim
When:Ninth Month of Islamic Calendar

How many days to Ramadan 2016?

Tuesday, June 7th is the 158 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -4 months, -15 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Ramadan 2016.

June 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Jun 6 - MonD-Day 2016Observance-869
Jun 7 - Tues Ramadan starts 2016 Muslim-868
Jun 12Shavuot 2016Jewish-863
Jun 14 - Tues Flag Day 2016 Observance-861
Jun 19 - Sun Fathers' Day 2016 Observance-856
Jun 20 - Mon Summer/Winter Solstice 2016 Season-855

Ramadan by Year

Related Holidays in 2016

Federal Holidays 2016