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What is the date of Mountain Day in 2024?

Mountain Day Day is on Monday, August 12, 2024 in Japan.

Brief Information

  • This year:Monday, August 12, 2024
  • Next year:Monday, August 11, 2025
  • Last year:Friday, August 11, 2023
  • Type:National Holiday

Holidays in Japan in 2024

Holidays in Japan in 2025

About Mountain Day in Japan

Mountain Day 2024 in Japan

Mountain Day Day, which is observed on August 12, signifies the commencement of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it's a National Holiday in many countries.

Is Mountain Day a National Holiday in Japan?

Yes, Mountain Day is a National Holiday in Japan. A national holiday is a day designated by a country's government as a day of celebration or commemoration, during which public institutions, schools, and businesses may be closed. These holidays often hold cultural, historical, or religious significance and are observed by the entire nation.

New Year Observances days

YearDayDateHoliday NameComments
2018SaturdayAugust 11Mountain Day
2019SundayAugust 11Mountain Day
2020MondayAugust 10Mountain DayMoved to day after Olympics closing ceremony
2021MondayAugust 09Mountain DayOlympic closing ceremony
2022ThursdayAugust 11Mountain Day
2023FridayAugust 11Mountain Day
2024MondayAugust 12Mountain Day
2025MondayAugust 11Mountain Day

National Language of Japan

  • Name:Japanese
  • Native:日本語
  • Code:ja

Country Information of Japan

  • Name:Japan
  • Capital:Tokyo
  • Country Code:JP
  • Emoji:🇯🇵
  • Phone code:81
  • Unicode:U+1F1EF U+1F1F5
  • Currency:JPY
  • Currency Symbol:¥