Ramadan for the year 2016 starts on Tuesday, June 7th lasting 30 days and ending at sundown on Tuesday, July 5th. Because the Islamic calendar is a lunar calendar with days starting at sunset, the holiday begins at sunset of the previous day on Monday, June 6th.
Ramadan is 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.
Days to the start of Ramadan 2016
Tuesday, June 7th is day number 159 of the 2016 calendar year with -4 years, -1 month, -7 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Ramadan 2016.
|When:||Ninth Month of Islamic Calendar|
Dates for Ramadan
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|Ramadan 2019||Monday, May 06, 2019||-435|
|Ramadan 2020||Friday, April 24, 2020||-81|
|Ramadan 2021||Tuesday, April 13, 2021||273|
|Ramadan 2022||Sunday, April 03, 2022||628|
|Ramadan 2023||Thursday, March 23, 2023||982|
|Ramadan 2024||Monday, March 11, 2024||1336|