Chinese Calendar 2016

According to Chinese calendar, from February 08, 2016 to January 27, 2017 is Year of the Monkey. You can use our Chinese Farmer's Almanac calendar (Tung Shing or Tung Shu) to find out things suggested to do or not to do for each day, and holidays and solar terms in each month.
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
27
十七/17
28
十八/18
29
十九/19
30
二十/20
31
廿一/21
1
廿二/22
2
廿三/23
3
廿四/24
4
廿五/25
5
廿六/26
6
廿七/27
7
廿八/28
8
廿九/29
9
三十/30
腊月 (12th)
10
初一/1
11
初二/2
12
初三/3
13
初四/4
14
初五/5
15
初六/6
16
初七/7
17
初八/8
18
初九/9
19
初十/10
20
十一/11
21
十二/12
22
十三/13
23
十四/14
24
十五/15
25
十六/16
26
十七/17
27
十八/18
28
十九/19
29
二十/20
30
廿一/21
31
廿二/22
1
廿三/23
2
廿四/24
3
廿五/25
4
廿六/26
5
廿七/27
6
廿八/28
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Holidays in 2016 - China Public Holidays

China HolidayGregorian DateChinese Lunar Date
New Year's Day January 01, 2016November 22, 2015
Laba Festival January 17, 2016December 8, 2015
Spring Festival Eve February 07, 2016December 29, 2015
Spring Festival February 08, 2016January 1, 2016
Lantern Festival February 22, 2016January 15, 2016
Spring/Blue Dragon Festival March 10, 2016February 2, 2016
Qing Ming Festival April 04, 2016February 27, 2016
May Day May 01, 2016March 25, 2016
Dragon Boat Festival June 09, 2016May 5, 2016
Double Seventh Festival August 09, 2016July 7, 2016
Ghost Festival August 17, 2016July 15, 2016
Mid-Autumn Festival September 15, 2016August 15, 2016
National Day October 01, 2016September 1, 2016
The Double Ninth Festival October 09, 2016September 9, 2016

Note: China public holidays( ) include the New Year’s Day, Chinese Spring Festival (from Lunar New Year’s Eve to the sixth day of the New Year), Qingming Festival, May Day, the Dragon Boat Festival, Mid-Autumn Festival, and the National Day (from Oct.1 to Oct.7). Holidays except the Chinese Spring Festival and National Day are usually 3-day holiday that are created by combine the weekends.

Chinese Lunar Month in 2016

Find Chinese Lunar Calendar dates in Western calendar from the following table.
Chinese Lunar MonthFrom (Gregorian Date)To (Gregorian Date)
The 1st Lunar Month Feb 08, 2016 Mar 08, 2016
The 2nd Lunar Month Mar 09, 2016 Apr 06, 2016
The 3rd Lunar Month Apr 07, 2016 May 06, 2016
The 4th Lunar Month May 07, 2016 Jun 04, 2016
The 5th Lunar Month Jun 05, 2016 Jul 03, 2016
The 6th Lunar Month Jul 04, 2016 Aug 02, 2016
The 7th Lunar Month Aug 03, 2016 Aug 31, 2016
The 8th Lunar Month Sep 01, 2016 Sep 30, 2016
The 9th Lunar Month Oct 01, 2016 Oct 30, 2016
The 10th Lunar Month Oct 31, 2016 Nov 28, 2016
The 11th Lunar Month Nov 29, 2016 Dec 28, 2016
The 12th Lunar Month Dec 29, 2016 Jan 27, 2017

Month Pillar in 2016

Month Pillar is seedling, just like that of flowers and trees. Month Pillar represents a person's Siblings Palace, as well as his parents and siblings in the original family.
From (Gregorian Date)To (Gregorian Date)Month PillarZodiac
Jan 06, 2016 06:09Feb 04, 2016 05:47Ji ChouOx
Feb 04, 2016 05:48Mar 05, 2016 11:44Geng YinTiger
Mar 05, 2016 11:45Apr 04, 2016 04:24Xin MaoRabbit
Apr 04, 2016 04:25May 05, 2016 09:34Ren ChenDragon
May 05, 2016 09:35Jun 05, 2016 01:35Gui SiSnake
Jun 05, 2016 01:36Jul 06, 2016 11:46Jia WuHorse
Jul 06, 2016 11:47Aug 07, 2016 09:33Yi WeiSheep
Aug 07, 2016 09:34Sep 07, 2016 12:32Bing ShenMonkey
Sep 07, 2016 12:33Oct 08, 2016 04:18Ding YouRooster
Oct 08, 2016 04:19Nov 07, 2016 07:37Wu XuDog
Nov 07, 2016 07:38Dec 07, 2016 12:35Ji HaiPig
Dec 07, 2016 12:36Dec 31, 2016 12:00Geng ZiRat
Solar TermsGregorian DateChinese Lunar Date
Slight Cold (Xiǎohán, 小寒)January 06, 2016November 27, 2015
Great Cold (Dàhán, 大寒)January 20, 2016December 11, 2015
Vernal Begins (Lìchūn, 立春)February 04, 2016December 26, 2015
Rain Water (Yǔshuǐ, 雨水)February 19, 2016January 12, 2016
Insects Awaken (Jīnzhé, 惊蛰)March 05, 2016January 27, 2016
Vernal Equinox (Chūnfēn, 春分)March 20, 2016February 12, 2016
Clear and Bright (Qīngmíng, 清明)April 04, 2016February 27, 2016
Grain Rain (Gǔyǔ, 谷雨)April 19, 2016March 13, 2016
Summer Begins (Lìxià, 立夏)May 05, 2016March 29, 2016
Grain Full (Xiǎomǎn, 小满)May 20, 2016April 14, 2016
Grain in Ear (Mángzhǒng, 芒种)June 05, 2016May 1, 2016
Summer Solstice (Xiàzhì, 夏至)June 21, 2016May 17, 2016
Slight Heat (Xiǎoshǔ, 小暑)July 06, 2016June 3, 2016
Great Heat (Dàshǔ, 大暑)July 22, 2016June 19, 2016
Autumn Begins (Lìqīu, 立秋)August 07, 2016July 5, 2016
Limit of Heat (Chúshǔ, 处暑)August 23, 2016July 21, 2016
White Dew (Báilù, 白露)September 07, 2016August 7, 2016
Autumnal Equinox (Qīufēn, 秋分)September 22, 2016August 22, 2016
Cold Dew (Hánlù, 寒露)October 08, 2016September 8, 2016
Frost's Descent (Shuāngjiàng, 霜降)October 23, 2016September 23, 2016
Winter Begins (Lìdōng, 立冬)November 07, 2016October 8, 2016
Light Snow (Xiǎoxuě, 小雪)November 22, 2016October 23, 2016
Great Snow (Dàxuě, 大雪)December 07, 2016November 9, 2016
Winter Solstice (Dōngzhì, 冬至)December 21, 2016November 23, 2016

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