Ramadan for the year 2020 starts on Friday, April 24th lasting 30 days and ending at sundown on Saturday, May 23. Because the Islamic calendar is a lunar calendar with days starting at sunset, the holiday begins at sunset of the previous day on Thursday, April 23rd.
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 2020
Friday, April 24th is day number 115 of the 2020 calendar year with 3 months, 2 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Ramadan 2020.