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)
|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||Observance||191|
|May 2 - Thur||Yom Hashoah 2019||Jewish||192|
|May 2 - Thurs||National Day of Prayer 2019||Observance||192|
|May 5 - Sun||Cinco de Mayo 2019||Observance||195|
|May 6 - Mon||National Nurses Day 2019||Observance||196|
|May 6 - Mon||Ramadan starts 2019||Muslim||196|
|May 12 - Sun||Mothers' Day 2019||Observance||202|
|May 15 - Wed||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2019||Observance||205|
|May 18 - Sat||Armed Forces Day 2019||Observance||208|
|May 22 - Wed||National Maritime Day 2019||Observance||212|
|May 23 - Thurs||Lag BaOmer 2019||Jewish||213|
|May 27 - Mon||Memorial Day 2019||Federal Holiday||217|
|May 30 - Thurs||Ascension Day 2019||Christian||220|