Islamic Calendar 2022 | Hijri Months | Islamic Relief USA

Islamic Calendar 2022 – Hijri Calendar 1443 / 1444

Muslims around the world use the Islamic calendar (also known as the Lunar or Hijri calendar) to determine the dates of religious events and observances.

The Islamic calendar is based on 12 lunar months – a new month begins when a new moon is sighted

Previous Islamic Calendars:

2021
2020

 

Key Dates within the 2022 Islamic Calendar (Hijri Calendar):

Al Isra’ wal Mi’raj (The night journey and ascension)  – February 28, 2022

Ramadan Begins – April 2, 2022

Eid al-Fitr – May 2, 2022

1st Dhu al-Hijjah – June 30, 2022

Day of Arafah – July 8, 2022

Eid al-Adha – July 9, 2022

Islamic New Year (1st Muharram 1444) –  July 30, 2022

Day of Ashura (10th Muharram) – August 8, 2022

12th Rabi al-Awwal –  October 8, 2022

* These dates are dependent on moon sightings

 

Islamic Months:

  1. Muharram
  2. Safar
  3. Rabi al-Awwal
  4. Rabi al-Thani
  5. Jumada al-Awwal
  6. Jumada al-Thani
  7. Rajab
  8. Shaban
  9. Ramadan
  10. Shawwal
  11. Dhu al-Qadah
  12. Dhu al-Hijjah (month of Hajj)

Islamic Calendar 2022

 

January 2022 
J al-Awwal – J al-Thani 1443   

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February 2022
Jumada al-Thani – Rajab 1443 

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March 2022
 Rajab – Shaban 1443 

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April 2022
Shaban – Ramadan 1443 

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May 2022
Shawwal – Dhu al-Qadah 1443

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June 2022
Dhu al-Qadah – Dhu al-Hijjah 1443

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July 2022
Dhu al-Hijjah 1443 – Muharram 1444

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August 2022
 Muharram – Safar 1444

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September 2022
Safar – Rabi al-Awwal 1444

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October 2022
Rabi al-Awwal – Rabi al-Thani 1444

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November 2022
Rabi al-Thani – J al-Awwal 1444

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December 2022
J al-Awwal – J al-Thani 1444

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

What is the Islamic Hirjri calendar?

Muslims around the world use the Islamic calendar (also known as the Lunar or Hijri calendar) to determine the dates of religious events and observances.

The Islamic calendar is based on 12 lunar months – a new month begins when a new moon is sighted

What are the Islamic months?

The Islamic calendar (Hijri calendar) consists of the following 12 months in numerical order:

  1. Muharram
  2. Safar
  3. Rabi al-Awwal
  4. Rabi al-Thani
  5. Jumada al-Awwal
  6. Jumada al-Thani
  7. Rajab
  8. Shaban
  9. Ramadan
  10. Shawwal
  11. Dhu al-Qadah
  12. Dhu al-Hijjah (month of Hajj)

How many days in the islamic calendar?

The Islamic calendar (also known as the Hijri calendar) consists of 354 or 355 days.

Key Dates within the Islamic Calendar:

Ramadan Begins – April 13, 2021

Eid al-Fitr – May 13, 2021

1st Dhu al-Hijjah – July 11, 2021

Day of Arafah – July 19, 2021

Eid al-Adha – July 20, 2021

Islamic New Year (1st Muharram 1443) –  August 9, 2021

10th Muharram – August 18, 2021

* These dates are dependent on moon sightings

 

Islamic Calendar 2021

 

January 2021 
J al-Awwal – J al-Thani 1442   

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February 2021
Jumada al-Thani – Rajab 1442 

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March 2021
 Rajab – Shaban 1442 

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April 2021
Shaban – Ramadan 1442 

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May 2021 
Ramadan – Shawwal 1442

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June 2021
Shawwal – Dhu al-Qadah 1442

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July 2021
Dhu al-Qadah – Dhu al-Hijjah 1442

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August 2021
 Dhu al-Hijjah – Muharram 1443

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September 2021
Muharram – Safar 1443

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October 2021
Safar – Rabi al-Awwal 1443

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November 2021
Rabi al-Awwal – Rabi al-Thani 1443

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December 2021
 Rabi al-Thani – J al-Awwal 1443

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Islamic Calendar 2020

 

January 2020 
J al-Awwal – J al-Thani 1441   

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February 2020
Jumada al-Thani – Rajab 1441 

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March 2020
 Rajab – Shaban 1441 

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April 2020
Shaban – Ramadan 1441 

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May 2020 
Ramadan – Shawwal 1441

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June 2020
Shawwal – Dhu al-Qadah 1441

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July 2020
Dhu al-Qadah – Dhu al-Hijjah 1442

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August 2020
 Dhu al-Hijjah – Muharram 1442

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September 2019
Muharram – Safar 1442

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25

25
26

26
27

27
28

28
29

29
30

October 2020
Safar – Rabi al-Awwal   1442

M

T

W

T

F

S

S

1
13

2
14

3
15

4
16

5
17

6
18

7
19

8
20

9
21

10
22

11
23

12
24

13
25

14
26

15
27

16
28

18
29

19
1

20
2

21
3

22
4

23
5

24
6

25
7

26
8

27
9

28
10

29
11

 30
12
31
13

November 2020
Rabi al-Awwal – Rabi al-Thani 1442

M

T

W

T

F

S

S

1
14

2
15

3
16

4
17

5
18

6
19

7
20

8
21

9
22

10
23

11
24

12
25

13
26

14
27

15
28

16
29

17
1

18
2

19
3

20
4

21
5

22
6

23
7

24
8

25
9

26
10

27
11

 28
12
 29
13

28
12

29
13

30
14

31
15

December 2020
 Rabi al-Thani – J al-Awwal 1442

M

T

W

T

F

S

S

 1
15
 2
16
3
17
4
18

5
19

6
20

7
5

8
6

9
7

10
8

11
9

12
10

13
11

14
12

15
13

16
14

17
1

18
2

19
3

20
4

21
5

23
6

23
7

24
8

25
9

26
10

27
11

28
12

29
13

30
14

31
15


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