UAE Public Holidays 2013

Check 2013 Public Holidays Declared by UAE Government.

  • Public Holidays for the year 2013 – declared by the UAE Government.
  • Check holidays in Hijri Calendar 1434.
  • Federal ministries, public departments and institutions are closed during the public holidays listed below.
  • Check dates and day of the holidays in UAE like New Year, Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday, Israa & Miaraj Night, Eid Al Fitr, Arafat Day, Eid Al Adha,  Hijri New Year’s Day, UAE National Day.


UAE Public Holidays 2013
Month Day Week Day Name Hijri Year 1434
January 1 Tuesday New Year 19 Safar
January 24 Thursday Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday* 12 Rabi’ Al-Awwal
June 6 Thursday Israa & Miaraj Night* 27 Rajab
July 10 Wednesday Ramadan expected to begin* 1 Ramadan
August 8 Thursday Eid Al Fitr* 1 Shawwal
August 9 Friday Eid Al Fitr 2 Shawwal
August 10 Saturday Eid Al Fitr 3 Shawwal
October 14 Monday Arafat Day* 9 Dhu Al-Hijjah
October 15 Tuesday Eid Al Adha* 10 Dhu Al-Hijjah
October 16 Wednesday Eid Al Adha 11 Dhu Al-Hijjah
October 17 Thursday Eid Al Adha 12 Dhu Al-Hijjah
November 4 Monday Hijri New Year’s Day* 1 Muharram 1435
December 2 Monday UAE National Day
December 3 Tuesday UAE National Day


  • *Islamic holiday exact dates are subject to moon sighting and may differ from date given.
  • For more detail information visit :UAE Government.

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