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To determine the ordinal number of a year on the Jewish calendar given the year of the Gregorian calendar (or vice versa), we can see that such a year is equal to the Gregorian year plus 3760 before 1 Tishri, and the Gregorian year plus 3761 after 1 Tishri.
"The Gregorian year is still approximately 0.0003 of a day (about 26 seconds) longer than the average tropical year.
Thus the Islamic year works out to be approximately 11 days shorter than the Gregorian year. The year 1 A.H.
New Year's Day on January 1 celebrates the dawn of the new Gregorian year. The UAE joins the global party with fireworks, parades, and parties.
Hence, the exact dates of Islamic events vary from one Gregorian year to another as they depend on the local sightings of the moon.
31 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa exchanged cables of congratulations, marking the advent of the New Gregorian Year 2018, with leaders of Arab, Islamic and friendly countries.