When is Independence Day in Afghanistan?

Independence Day falls on Wednesday, August 19th, 2020 (71 days ago) in Afghanistan.

Is Independence Day a public holiday?

Yes, Independence Day is a public holiday in Afghanistan.

Year Date Weekday Name Notes
2016 August 19th Friday Independence Day
2017 August 19th Saturday Independence Day Long weekend.
2018 August 19th Sunday Independence Day
2019 August 19th Monday Independence Day
2020 August 19th Wednesday Independence Day Long weekend.
2021 August 19th Thursday Independence Day
2022 August 19th Friday Independence Day
2023 August 19th Saturday Independence Day Long weekend.
2024 August 19th Monday Independence Day
2025 August 19th Tuesday Independence Day
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

We are continuously monitoring for changes to this data to ensure we're providing the most accurate information possible.
If you happen to notice a mistake, please get in touch.
To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
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$ curl -G -d country="AF" -d year="2019" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"
import "github.com/joshtronic/go-holidayapi"
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "AF",
  "year": "2019",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'AF',
  year: '2019',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'AF',
  'year' => '2019',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "AF"
$Body.year = "2019"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'AF',
  'year': '2019',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'AF',
  'year': '2019',
})