August Horoscope

Click on your star sign below to read your August Horoscope. Your August 2018 horoscope comes in three decans for a more accurate and personal touch. I post your new monthly horoscope two weeks before the start of the month and keep the previous monthly horoscope in archive: July Horoscope. Update: 2019 Horoscope out now!

August Horoscope Decans


If you are unsure of which sign and decan to read for August horoscope 2018, make your own free horoscope. There you can also find the decans for your rising sign (Ascendant) and Moon sign. If you want to read your August 2018 horoscope for your rising sign, then it will apply more to your personal relationships. If you read your monthly horoscope for your Moon sign, they will refer more to your emotions, home and family life.

Monthly Horoscope Aspects

The planetary aspects listed below are for New York time.
August 1, 10:38 pm – Mars square Uranus
August 4, 2:17 pm – Third Quarter Moon 12 ♉ 19
August 6, 7:27 pm – Sun square Jupiter
August 7, 12:49 pm – Uranus Retrograde 02 ♉ 33
August 7, 8:32 pm – Venus trine Mars
August 8, 10:05 pm – Sun conjunct Mercury 16 ♌ 27
August 9, 9:33 pm – Venus square Saturn
August 11, 2:31 am – Mercury square Jupiter
August 11, 5:57 am – Solar Eclipse 18 ♌ 10
August 18, 3:48 am – First Quarter Moon 25 ♏ 20
August 18, 11:34 am – Mercury sextile Venus
August 19, 00:24 am – Mercury Direct 11 ♌ 31
August 19, 3:44 am – Jupiter trine Neptune
August 25, 12:37 pm – Sun trine Uranus
August 25, 6:07 pm – Sun trine Saturn
August 26, 7:56 am – Full Moon 03 ♓ 12
August 26, 3:20 pm – Venus square Pluto
August 27, 10:04 am – Mars Direct 28 ♑ 36
August 28, 1:31 am – Mercury square Jupiter

August Horoscope Forecast

The highlights this monthly horoscope are a solar eclipse and Jupiter trine Neptune. Uranus stations retrograde on August 7. Mercury stations direct on August 19 them Mars stations direct on August 27. The other big thing happening in the August horoscope is a grand trine aspect pattern on August 25 with the Sun, Saturn and Uranus. The August 26 full moon highlights this grand trine and turns it into a Kite aspect pattern.

Tuesday August 7

Uranus stationary retrograde in aspect to a number of planets which suggests problems affecting your love life or finances will test your patience. However, there are solutions to every problem. Open mindedness and flexibility will lead to creative breakthroughs and a reinvigorated personal life.

Friday August 11

The solar eclipse is mainly influenced by a conjunction to Mercury retrograde. The major themes of this eclipse will be thinking, contemplation, deliberation, discussion and debate. Challenging aspects to Jupiter and Pluto suggests disagreements and arguments about ideas and beliefs about power and control issues between people, groups of people and nations. Asteroid Pallas conjunct the eclipse will focus debate on feminism and politics.

Sunday August 19

Mercury stationary direct has much more harmonious blue in the chart compared to Mercury stationary retrograde. With no fixed star influence again, the peace-loving aspect of Mercury sextile venus is the strongest influence on Mercury stationary direct.

Mercury direct will calm your nerves and help solve and relationship problems caused by the rebellion and anger of the Mercury retrograde phase. This fun-loving and friendly influence lowers stress and returns harmony to your relationships. So it will be easier to express your love and affection. This Mercury direct phase is a great opportunity to resolve conflict and break down barriers to progress.

Later on Sunday August 19

but lasting the whole monthly horoscope, Jupiter trine Neptune encourages hope, generosity and community spirit. You may undertake a spiritual quest to seek the truth. There may be destined encounters with priests, guru’s or psychics. Others may come to your for spiritual guidance or you can go it alone. Enlightenment can come through dreams, visions or meditation.

You will find it harder to ignore the poor, sick and needy at this time. As your personal value system or morals reach a higher standard, you will find that selflessly helping others brings great satisfaction. You charitable nature may extend to environmental causes or animal welfare. Social justice becomes important with more interest in human rights and the plight of refugees and other innocent victims or war and greed.

Sunday August 26

The full moon astrology is beautifully symmetrical. The full moon aspect itself of Sun opposite Moon forms the spine of a Kite aspect pattern. Five harmonious aspects surround this tense opposition to make it easy to improve your skills and develop your talents.

The August horoscope full moon also aligns with two fortunate and powerful fixed stars. They are ideal for developing your occults skills, making money and reaching your goals. Full moon August 2018 brings exciting opportunities for personal and professional success that improves your sense of security and stability.

Monday August 27

Mars stationary direct brings to an end the excessive amount of sexual tension of Mars retrograde 2018. No longer will any sexual frustration be internalized. Coming just after the full moon, this is a great opportunity to share your feelings and concerns with loved ones.

Your monthly horoscope is based on planetary transits to your Decan, not to houses, zones or sectors. The transits and moon phases for your July horoscope are calculated using the Solar Fire Astrology Program.