Your Monthly Horoscope – August 2022

August brings the sign of Leo to the forefront, offering an abundance of dynamic fire energy. This is the month to enjoy the warmth of the season, be passionate and joyful and make special time for having lots of fun with family and friends. The love planet Venus also arrives in the sign of the lion on the 12th and this bodes well for new and exciting holiday romances! Conflicting planetary energies are also around as warrior planet Mars and maverick planet Uranus are both close in Taurus at the start the month. These two planets together offer a volatile mix, with the potential for tremendous change on the world stage, this month could turn out to be the most powerful time of the year. The full moon is in Aquarius on the 12th reminding us all that anything is possible – be prepared and expect the unexpected! The New moon arrives in down to earth Virgo on the 27th and although summer days should still be glorious, autumn is on its way, announcing the perfect time to start thinking about learning new things or planning a new creative project.

ARIES MARCH 21 – APRIL 20
Warrior planet Mars, your ruler, is practical and strong in Taurus indicating that your financial sector is in focus and there could be some major changes on the way. Stay vigilant and postpone any high risk ventures. The Aquarian full moon on the 12th encourages you to work with new business partners as opportunities for new community projects could be on the horizon.

TAURUS APRIL 21 – MAY 21
August could turn out to be the most important month this year as maverick Uranus and dynamic Mars join up in your sign. Be prepared as your outlook on most things in your life will be up for radical transformation and change. Love and romance planet Venus is in soft and gentle Cancer, suggesting that you really want to make a relationship work.

GEMINI MAY 22 – JUNE 21
Venus is in your financial area until the 12th, make the most of this fortunate transit by restructuring the way you plan and think and be sure to remain open to exciting opportunities that are coming your way. Energetic Mars enters your sign on the 20th indicating that this is a highly creative month and you are at your best when working with others on a personal level.

CANCER JUNE 22 – JULY 22
During August, the Leo Sun suggests that creative money making schemes are at an all-time high. Take advantage of the powerful energy of the Aquarian new moon on the 12th; this unique energy should offer insight into some practical new ideas that leave you feeling successful and prosperous. The Virgo new moon is particularly auspicious for communicating your wishes.

LEO JULY 23 – AUGUST 23
August is your special time as the Sun shines brightly in your sign indicating that you can take time out to relax and enjoy your life. Mighty Jupiter is powerful and strong in fiery Aries confirming a particularly exciting and festive time ahead. Warrior planet Mars in Taurus, encourages you to take up the challenge on an important project, you’ll need to use your intuition to make necessary changes.

VIRGO AUGUST 24 – SEPTEMBER 22
August offers a radical shake-up in anything to do with your higher education and with any plans for future travel. Communicative Mercury, your ruler, is in your sign from the 4th suggesting that exciting new beginnings are evident. The love planet Venus is gentle and romantic in the sign of Cancer until the 12th. A new travel companion may well appear on the horizon

LIBRA SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 23
August puts the emphasis on your joint finances and resources as Mars and Uranus in Taurus ensure that some radical changes are about to take place. Stern Saturn in Aquarius makes a challenging aspect and urges patience and caution with any Ideas for new ventures. The new moon in practical Virgo on the 27th brings your intuition to the forefront.

SCORPIO OCTOBER 24 – NOVEMBER 22
Warrior planet Mars and unpredictable Uranus are together in your opposite sign of Taurus flagging up some challenges within your relationship. Adjustments will need to be made so that you can move forward positively. The Virgo new moon on the 27th offers new insight around putting yourself first and doing what makes you feel really happy and fulfilled.

SAGITTARIUS NOVEMBER 23 – DECEMBER 21
August is an optimistic time for Sagittarians as positive planetary activity is at its height. Abundant Jupiter, your ruler, is courageous and optimistic in fiery Aries and powerful Mars and Uranus, both in Taurus, ensure that there are positive changes on the horizon. Reorganisation is essential, particularly around the time of the Virgo new moon on the 27th.

CAPRICORN DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 20
August brings some important personal issues to your attention as Stern Saturn, your ruler, makes a challenging aspect to abundant Jupiter in Aries. Facing facts both personally and professionally will eventually make your life much easier as you progress forwards. Venus is in a positive position, indicating that you might be entering into a new relationship.

AQUARIUS JANUARY 21 – FEBRUARY 18
Home and family life come to the forefront during August as a variety of domestic issues demand your attention. Venus arrives in your opposite sign of Leo on the 12th offering you the opportunity for some deep introspection as to where creative changes need to take place. The full moon in your sign on the same day is both powerful and illuminating.

PISCES FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 20
The Aquarian full moon on the 12th emphasises the area of your chart concerned with introspection and intuition. Good communication is now vital as a work related issue may need your full attention. Planetary energy is good, suggesting that you have the vitality and drive to be receptive to any exciting new opportunities that appear on the horizon.


NAVIGATE YOUR WAY THROUGH these challenging times, discover your unique birth map and take a refreshing new look at the months ahead. Find out when positive and productive planetary cycles are working in your favour. You can aim to reach your fullest potential in 2022 by booking an astrological reading now – Consultations are available on Zoom, WhatsApp or telephone.