Eritrea

Eritrea flag
  • Country
    Eritrea
  • Capital
    Asmara
  • Continent
    Africa
  • Population
    6.2M
  • Area
    121,000 km²
  • Currency
    Nakfa (ERN)
  • TLD
    .er

All of Eritrea uses the same time zone, namely Africa/Asmara. The UTC time zone offset is --, also called --. Eritrea does not observe daylight saving time.

Eritrea (Off. State of Eritrea) has a population of 6.2 million people with Asmara as the capital city. The official currency is Nakfa (ERN). Eritrea is locaded in Eastern Africa, has an area of 121,000 km² and is bordering Djibouti, Ethiopia and Sudan.

The next holiday in Eritrea is Feast of the Sacrifice (Eid al-Adha) on June 16, 2024

2024 Holidays in Eritrea

  • Jan 1
    New Year's Day
  • Jan 7
    Orthodox Christmas
  • Jan 19
    Epiphany
  • Feb 10
    Fenkil Day
  • Mar 8
    International Women's Day
  • Apr 10
    End of Ramadan (Eid al-Fitr)
  • May 1
    Labour Day
  • May 3
    Orthodox Good Friday
  • May 5
    Orthodox Easter
  • May 24
    Independence Day
  • Jun 16
    Feast of the Sacrifice (Eid al-Adha)
  • Jun 20
    Martyrs' Day
  • Sep 1
    Revolution Day
  • Sep 12
    Geez New Year
  • Sep 15
    Birthday of Muhammad (Mawlid)
  • Sep 28
    Meskel
  • Dec 25
    Christmas Day