When is Day of Arafah 2028?

Day of Arafah 2028 is on Thursday 4th May, 2028 (04/05/2028) in 1388 days

Note that with regards to the Muslim calendar, a holiday is commenced on the sunset of the preceding day; thus, Day of Arafah 2028 will be observed on the sunset of Wednesday 3rd May, 2028.

Day of Arafah always falls on the same day according to the Islamic calendar; for it being a lunar calendar. Nonetheless, the day differs on the Gregorian calendar as it is a solar calendar; causing roughly an eleven day difference each year.

The dates of Day of Arafah are usually determined by either an actual sighting of the moon with the naked eyes, or through astronomical calculations. Note that dates provided here are based on the dates adopted by the Fiqh Council of North America.

What is Day of Arafah?

Day of Arafah

In the Islamic Lunar Calendar, the day of Arafa is a holy day that coincides with the 9th day of Dhu al-Hijjah. This is the second day of the pilgrimage and it is followed by the first day of Eid al-Adha.

Dates for Day of Arafah from 2015 to 2030

The next occurrence of Day of Arafah is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Day of Arafah 2030FridayApr 12th in 2096 days
Day of Arafah 2029MondayApr 23rd in 1742 days
Day of Arafah 2028ThursdayMay 4th in 1388 days
Day of Arafah 2027SaturdayMay 15th in 1033 days
Day of Arafah 2026TuesdayMay 26th in 679 days
Day of Arafah 2025ThursdayJun 5th in 324 days
Day of Arafah 2024SaturdayJun 15th 30 days ago
Day of Arafah 2023TuesdayJun 27th 384 days ago
Day of Arafah 2022FridayJul 8th 738 days ago
Day of Arafah 2021MondayJul 19th 1092 days ago
Day of Arafah 2020ThursdayJul 30th 1446 days ago
Day of Arafah 2019SaturdayAug 10th 1801 days ago
Day of Arafah 2018MondayAug 20th 2156 days ago
Day of Arafah 2017ThursdayAug 31st 2510 days ago
Day of Arafah 2016SaturdaySep 10th 2865 days ago
Day of Arafah 2015TuesdaySep 22nd 3219 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateMay 4, 2028
When? Starts in 1388 days
Duration1 Day
Type Muslim Holidays

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