Sunday October 21, 2018

Ramadan 2019

Muslims praying in Mecca during RamadanMuslims praying in Mecca during Ramadan

Ramadan for the year 2019 starts on Monday, May 6th lasting 30 days and ending at sundown on Tuesday, June 4. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Sunday, May 5th.

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 2019?

Monday, May 6th is the 125 day of the 2019 calendar year with 6 months, 15 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Ramadan 2019.

May 2019 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Wed May Day 2019 Observance191
May 2 - ThurYom Hashoah 2019Jewish192
May 2 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2019 Observance192
May 5 - Sun Cinco de Mayo 2019 Observance195
May 6 - MonNational Nurses Day 2019Observance196
May 6 - Mon Ramadan starts 2019 Muslim196
May 12 - Sun Mothers' Day 2019 Observance202
May 15 - WedPeace Officers Memorial Day 2019Observance205
May 18 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2019 Observance208
May 22 - WedNational Maritime Day 2019Observance212
May 23 - ThursLag BaOmer 2019Jewish213
May 27 - Mon Memorial Day 2019Federal Holiday217
May 30 - ThursAscension Day 2019Christian220

Ramadan by Year

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