Austurland, Iceland

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Austurland, Iceland for 2017 ready to be integrated into your application.

The island known as Iceland, is a Nordic country, located in the North Atlantic Ocean. Iceland has a tundra climate and is a volcanic region, made up of lava fields, mountains and glaciers. It is believed that a Norweigian chieftain settled in Iceland in 874 AD. More Norweigians and Scandonavians continued to settled during the following centuries. In 1397, Iceland became part of the Kalmar Union, and was ruled by the Danes and then the Swedes. After the French Revolution, Iceland struggled for independence in 1918. On June 17, 1944, Iceland was founded as an independent country.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Sunday New Year's Day
March 20th Monday March Equinox
April 13th Thursday Maundy Thursday
April 14th Friday Good Friday
April 16th Sunday Easter
April 17th Monday Easter Monday
April 20th Thursday First Day of Summer
May 1st Monday Labor Day
May 14th Sunday Mother's Day
May 25th Thursday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ
June 4th Sunday Pentecost
June 5th Monday Pentecost Monday
June 17th Saturday Icelandic National Day
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
August 7th Monday Commerce Day
September 22nd Friday September Equinox
November 12th Sunday Father's Day
December 21st Thursday December Solstice
December 24th Sunday Christmas Eve
December 25th Monday Christmas Day
December 26th Tuesday Saint Stephen's Day
December 31st Sunday New Year's Eve
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="IS-7" -d year="2017" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"