May 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

May 2022 Astrological Transits

Any transit below that is bolded is also a notable and powerful one.

Venus in Pisces Sextile Pluto in Capricorn

You may feel called to create changes in your interpersonal connections. Focus on emotional bonds.


Venus Enters Aries

Love and romance take on a passionate, fiery, and upfront tone for the next few weeks.

Moon Enters Gemini

Intellectual conversations may be more common, and you can discover new information and express yourself more openly.


Jupiter in Pisces Sextile Pluto in Capricorn

Transforming, finding personal power, and taking control can lead to beneficial opportunities that expand your life and open up new experiences for you to grow.


Mars in Pisces Sextile Uranus in Taurus

Adventure and newfound ambition take over your energy, especially within the arts and creative endeavors.

Moon Enters Cancer

It can be easier to understand what you’re feeling, and use this to motivate and inspire you.


Sun in Taurus Conjunct Uranus in Taurus

Fresh ideas and epiphanies may come to the surface. However, you must be careful that you don’t succumb to impulsive arguing or jumping to disagreements with others.


Mercury in Gemini Sextile Venus in Aries

The door for open-minded and interesting conversation is now open.


Sun in Taurus Sextile Mars in Pisces

You can become more energetic and confident, especially in matters of the heart, romance, and taking the spotlight.

Moon Enters Leo

You may feel drawn to whatever you can approach creatively, and you can feel lighter and brighter.


First Quarter Moon in Leo

Energy is active, and you may find creative ways to move through any challenges you have to deal with. Creative projects and ventures may get more attention.

Moon in Leo Square Uranus in Taurus

You may feel conflicted between practicality and creativity, but this challenge propels you further to think outside the box. Try to avoid being too impulsive.


Moon Enters Virgo

Energy can be practical, and you can focus on what needs to be done quickly and efficiently.


Mercury Retrograde in Gemini Begins

Communication, travel plans, and our internal thinking processes may feel stunted or confusing, despite a desire to self-express clearly.

Read More:Your Ultimate Guide to Controversial Mercury Retrograde

Jupiter Enters Aries

Massive amounts of energy may become available over the coming months, and you can feel driven and inspired to take action for what you want. You can take the initiative and embark on new beginnings.


Moon in Virgo Opposite Mars in Pisces

Your emotional processing feels Earthy and grounded, but a desire to move forward in an imaginative, intuitive way persists.

Find a way to strike a balance between both for the best results.


Moon Enters Libra

You may experience stronger mood swings today. Avoid making rash decisions in your relationships with others, but do allow yourself to explore your feelings.


Moon in Libra Trine Saturn in Aquarius

Your emotions can become steadier. However, be cautious that you are not restraining your feelings.


Moon Enters Scorpio

Intuition, psychic awareness, and emotional intensity reign heavily.


Sun in Taurus Square Saturn in Aquarius

Challenges may arise in practically expressing how you wish to place yourself in the world. Try to find some space to breathe.

Sun in Taurus Sextile Neptune in Pisces

Imagination can be beneficial, and you can use this creatively or artistically.


Full Moon & Lunar Eclipse in Scorpio

Powerful cycles in your life may be resetting. A time of profound change in our emotional space, home life, and desires may be emerging.

Read More: The Ultimate Guide to Lunar & Solar Eclipses

Moon Enters Sagittarius

You may want to pursue opportunities to learn, expanding your wisdom, and sharing this with others.


Moon in Sagittarius Trine Venus in Aries

Love and romance are adventurous and spontaneous today. Lean into the enthusiasm and excitement.


Mars in Pisces Conjunct Neptune in Pisces

Your imagination and dreams may lead to powerful insights surrounding your next plans and ideas.

Moon Enters Capricorn

Focus may be given to your long-term plans, and you can work on gathering the information you need and being more objective.


Sun in Taurus Trine Pluto in Capricorn

It may feel easier to find your inner power and take control of a situation that requires a serious approach. You can find solutions and make transformations as needed.

Mercury in Gemini Sextile Jupiter in Aries

You may be more optimistic, and this can lead to positive, uplifting communications.


Sun Enters Gemini

For the next month, worldly energy becomes more open-minded, intellectually focused, and curious.

Check this out:A Chakra Healing Ritual for Gemini Season

Moon Enters Aquarius

There can be focus on change, and you may feel the desire to act quickly on changes that can have a big impact fast.


Sun in Gemini Conjunct Mercury in Gemini

Fortune favors you if you use the gift of gab to your advantage today.


Last Quarter Moon in Pisces

This can be a period of letting go of things that have been weighing on you for a while. Quietly, you can move on.

Mercury Retrograde Enters Taurus

Energy may seem stuck for a little while, and you may encounter more stubborn, frustrating people than usual. Try to ground yourself, and take your time.

Mars in Pisces Sextile Pluto in Capricorn

You may be beginning to take the last steps towards your grand-scale goals. Do not lose sight of how you fit into the bigger picture of the world around you.

Moon Enters Pisces

Dealings with others may be more sensitive, and you can be more understanding and helpful with whatever they need from you.


Mercury in Taurus Sextile Mars in Pisces

Mental energy can be high, and you can make use of the ideas and plans you can come up with.

Sun in Gemini Sextile Jupiter in Aries

There can be plenty of opportunities for you to pursue now, and you can focus on what will give the greatest potential for adventure.


Mars Enters Aries

Drive and ambition are overtaken with powerful, fiery, and impulsive flair. While you may take concrete steps towards what you want, be cautious of letting complete impulse take over.

Venus in Aries Sextile Saturn in Aquarius

You can take responsibilities more seriously, and may e more traditional in your dealings with others.

Moon Enters Aries

Taking initiative and going for what you want may be a little easier, and you can pursue endeavors with enthusiasm.


Mercury in Taurus Trine Pluto in Capricorn

Intimate one-on-one conversations may lead to tangible progress and change.


Moon in Aries Conjunct Venus in Aries

You may feel especially compelled to act spontaneously and openly within your interpersonal connections.


Moon Enters Taurus

Comforting homebody energy washes over you, and you may feel nourished and at peace in the comforts of your own home.

Venus in Aries Square Pluto in Capricorn

There can be struggles over power in your relationships, but this likely doesn’t lead to a positive outcome. Try to keep cool and not let emotions get the better of you.


Venus Enters Taurus

For the next few weeks, love and romance become especially important.

Making practical steps to advance them and thinking long-term is a must.


Mars in Aries Conjunct Jupiter in Aries

Luck and opportunity may find you when you go with your gut impulses and instincts today.

Moon Enters Gemini

New ideas can come to you, and you can get excited by the possibilities. You may be ready to take action quickly.


New Moon in Gemini

The path for intellectual awareness and new ideas is now wide open. Allow the enlightening light of the New Moon to guide you in planting the next seeds.

Read More:The Ultimate Guide to New Moons


Moon in Gemini Square Neptune in Pisces

Be cautious of over-intellectualizing your emotions. Your intuition and dreams are just as important, even if strange or distant.