August 2022 Astrology Calendar

This astrology calendar outlines all of the major astrological aspects for 2022, helping you plan for the year!


You'll find the major planetary transits, retrograde periods, all phases in the lunar cycle including New moons, Full Moons, and Quarter moons, zodiac sign changes, as well as what it all means for you this month.

Note: this calendar uses the Eastern time zone.

  • Favorable or Major Transit

  • New Zodiac Season

  • Retrograde

  • Moon Events

August 2022 Astrological Transits

Any transit below that is bolded is also a notable and powerful one.
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Mars in Taurus Conjunct Uranus in Taurus

An urge to break outside of tradition emerges. You will likely wish to do this practically, tangibly, and slowly by taking concrete steps.

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Venus in Cancer Sextile Uranus in Taurus

This is a good time to remain open-minded with love, romance, and your conversations with others.

Venus in Cancer Sextile Mars in Taurus

You may be a lot more passionate, and you can use this to grow closer with others, or infuse it into creative ventures.

Moon Enters Libra

You may focus on connecting with others and creating more harmonious relationships.

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Moon in Libra Square Venus in Cancer

You may feel like it’s difficult to express yourself in your relationships. Remember that conflict is room for growth too.

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Mercury Enters Virgo

For the next few weeks, communication is grounded, practical, and highly strengthened.

Moon Enters Scorpio

Emotions may be intense and passionate, and you can use this to do research and investigate.

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First Quarter Moon in Scorpio

It can be helpful to do your research to solve any challenges, and transforming might bring opportunities.

Moon in Scorpio Opposite Mars in Taurus

Intense emotions likely point out what in your life is not clicking with your real goals, needs, and long-term plans.

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Moon Enters Sagittarius

You may feel more optimistic, adventurous, and curious in your self-exploration.

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Venus in Cancer Trine Neptune in Pisces

Love and romance take on a dreamy, otherworldly, and imaginative energy.

Mars in Taurus Square Saturn in Aquarius

There can be frustrations to work through if you feel stuck in some way, and you likely need to slow down and find a different path forward.

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Moon Enters Capricorn

Your emotions may suddenly feel like a place of discomfort. Be careful that the desire for practicality and logic doesn’t outweigh your ability to listen to your heart.

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Venus in Cancer Opposite Pluto in Capricorn

Major differences between you and your loved ones may point out how both of you can grow as individuals.

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Moon Enters Aquarius

Consider how your personal emotions and ideas connect to the wider communities and networks around you.

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Full Moon in Aquarius

This Full Moon brings to light themes of collective awareness and understanding, and how your identity fits into the wider puzzle.

Read More:The Ultimate Guide to Full Moons

Venus Enters Leo

Love can be more affectionate over the coming weeks, and you can enjoy time spent with loved ones.

Sun in Leo Square Uranus in Taurus

You may want to push against the walls around you internally, and leave more room for you to be true to yourself.

Mars in Taurus Sextile Neptune in Pisces

You may feel driven to take action with spiritual pursuits, and can feel a strong connection to your intuition.

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Moon Enters Pisces

A soft, intuitive, and compassionate energy overtakes your heart space.

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Moon in Pisces Opposite Mercury in Virgo

Today, communicating your innermost feelings may feel difficult and disjointed.

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Sun in Leo Opposite Saturn in Aquarius

Your goals and desires may feel restricted or halted today, which is an opportunity to find out what is not truly fitting within the long-haul plan.

Mars in Taurus Trine Pluto in Capricorn

Energy can be passionate, and you use can it to transform some part of yourself or your life for the better.

Moon Enters Aries

It can be easier to take the initiative, and you can feel motivated and ready to go.

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Moon in Aries Conjunct Jupiter in Aries

Express what is in your heart in a spontaneous and enthusiastic way today for new opportunities and blessings.

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Mercury in Virgo Trine Uranus in Taurus

Your voice is your key to making change happen today.

Don’t be afraid to say what is on your mind.

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Moon in Taurus Square Venus in Leo

Although you may fear being bold and putting yourself out there, this transit implores you to explore the possibilities of trying.

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Venus in Leo Trine Jupiter in Aries

Today is a divine day for love, romance, and progressing your connections with those that you care about. Share what you feel openly and enthusiastically.

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Last Quarter Moon in Taurus

Intuition may be grounded or connected to your senses, and you can be more practical with letting go.

Moon Enters Gemini

Now is a great time to think about how you would like to finalize any existing plans and creatively think of solutions to solve existing problems.

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Mars Enters Gemini

Motivation and drive may feel more scattered and devoted to matters of the mind over the next weeks.

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Mercury in Virgo Opposite Neptune in Pisces

It may feel difficult or impossible to fully express the depths of your intuition and imagination at this time. Find outlets of self-expression that may lean more on the creative side instead.

Moon Enters Cancer

Tend to matters at home, and see what improvements you need to work on.

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Sun Enters Virgo

For the next month, your focus may be on service, work, and how you can be of aid to others with the power of your voice.

Read More:Sun in Virgo: 9-Point Checklist to Manifest Abundance

Mercury in Virgo Trine Pluto in Capricorn

It can be easier to get to the bottom of things, and you can come up with plans to solve problems.

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Moon in Cancer Trine Neptune in Pisces

Instincts can be strong, and you can sense the subtle energies around you. Use this positively.

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Uranus Retrograde in Taurus Begins

Uranus Retrograde calls upon you to make radical changes from within instead of externally, especially with regards to home, abundance, and your sense of comfort and stability.

Moon Enters Leo

It can be a good time for creativity, and you can express yourself outwardly.

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Mercury Enters Libra

Communication becomes full of charisma and diplomatic energy. For the next weeks, tact matters more than usual.

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Moon Enters Virgo

Today is a good day to dive into your emotional space with productive energy and a desire to understand.

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New Moon in Virgo

There can be plenty of work for you to do, and you can pursue new work opportunities or new opportunities to be more productive.

Read More:Your Checklist for the Spiritual New Moon in Virgo

Sun in Virgo Square Mars in Aquarius

Internal conflicts may cause some difficulties with others, and you may need to have a healthy physical outlet for frustrations.

Venus in Leo Square Uranus in Taurus

There may be challenges with others, and you may feel rebellious or have to deal with people who want to box you in. Try to keep calm and don’t be impulsive.

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Venus in Leo Opposite Saturn in Aquarius

Passionate disagreements in your relationships may ensue. This transit points to using these as opportunities for growth and progress.

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Moon Enters Libra

After some rocky waves, you may now seek harmony and peace, especially within yourself.

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Moon in Libra Trine Saturn in Aquarius

You may have an easier time being disciplined and making strides with your goals.

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Moon Enters Scorpio

Listen to your intuition today. Emotions may run high, but your inner voice has something important to say.