Ramadan for the year 2018 starts on Wednesday, May 16th lasting 30 days and ending at sundown on Thursday, June 14. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Tuesday, May 15th.
Ramadan is 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.
Days to the start of Ramadan 2018
Wednesday, May 16th is day number 136 of the 2018 calendar year with -1 year, -6 months, -6 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Ramadan 2018.
|When:||Ninth Month of Islamic Calendar|
Dates for Ramadan
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|Ramadan 2018||Wednesday, May 16, 2018||-556|
|Ramadan 2019||Monday, May 06, 2019||-201|
|Ramadan 2020||Friday, April 24, 2020||153|
|Ramadan 2021||Tuesday, April 13, 2021||507|
|Ramadan 2022||Sunday, April 03, 2022||862|
|Ramadan 2023||Thursday, March 23, 2023||1216|