You are currently viewing Weekly Horoscope – 15 to 21 August 2022

Weekly Horoscope – 15 to 21 August 2022

A rundown of the main transits for the week is below, or you can jump directly to the horoscopes for all zodiac signs.

We start the week with some of the planetary aspects from last week still lingering. The Sun’s opposite retrograde Saturn aspect is still in effect until late morning on Monday. The Mars trine Pluto aspect will still be in effect until mid-morning on Tuesday. 

From early evening on Monday, Mercury moves up toward its upcoming trine with Uranus. The Mercury trine Uranus aspect will be exact early afternoon (12:34 pm C.D.T.) on Tuesday and start to fade out by mid-morning on Wednesday. 

From mid-morning on Wednesday, Venus moves toward its upcoming trine with retrograde Jupiter. On Thursday, the Venus trine retrograde Jupiter aspect will be exact in the very early hours (3:01 am C.D.T.) and start to wane by late evening. 

Early morning (2:57 am C.D.T.) on Saturday, Mars moves into the sign of Gemini. Mars will be in Gemini for seven months, as it will get almost all the way through Gemini and then start its retrograde phase. 

From mid-morning on Saturday, Mercury moves closer to its upcoming opposition with retrograde Neptune. The Mercury opposition retrograde Neptune aspect will be exact in the very early hours (2:26 am C.D.T.) of Sunday and fade out late Sunday night. 

From mid-evening on Sunday, Mercury moves closer toward its upcoming trine with Pluto. The Mercury trine Pluto aspect will be exact late afternoon (4:57 pm C.D.T.) on Monday the 22nd and start to fade by early afternoon on Tuesday the 23rd. 

All times given are for U.S.A. Central Time (C.D.T.)

Horoscopes work best when you read your Ascendant sign instead of your Sun (star) sign. Not sure of your Ascendant sign?  Generate your natal chart and find out your Ascendant as well as the position of your other planets. Alternatively, you can sign up for the Scullywag Astrology Newsletter, and have your free beginners natal chart emailed to you. 

Aries

You may have some great ideas regarding how you can increase your income via your career or by being of service to others somehow. Matters to do with short courses, siblings, transportation, communications and your local area will likely be a strong focus over the next seven months. 

Taurus

You may have some great ideas concerning your health, vitality, appearance or how others perceive you this week. This may involve your children, creative pursuits or other fun topics. Matters to do with your income, finances and resources are likely to be a strong focus over the next seven months. 

Gemini 

There may be some surprising news regarding shared finances and resources that may relate in some fashion to your parents, family or home. Over the next seven months, there will be a strong focus on matters to do with your health and vitality, your appearance and how others view you.  

Cancer 

Friends or groups you are part of may be a catalyst for some great ideas regarding your relationships with partners and/or siblings, communications, and your local area. Over the next seven months, there will be a strong focus on hidden and secret matters. This could include self-defeating habits, addictions, places of confinement or rest and retreat. 

Leo 

Career matters may have some surprising twists and turns this week and may improve your financial position. Over the next seven months, you will focus strongly on your friends, groups you belong to, alliances, and hopes and dreams. 

Virgo 

You may be looking to improve yourself and how others perceive you by broadening your horizons through study, travel, or exposure to other beliefs and cultures. Over the next seven months, there will be a strong focus on matters concerning your career and public reputation. 

Libra 

You may be working behind the scenes to improve your shared finances and resources. This may also link in with your home and family, particularly your parents. Over the next seven months, a stronger focus will be on broadening your horizons through higher education, long-distance travel or exposure to other beliefs and cultures. 

Scorpio 

The start of the week might be a whirl with lots of interesting and intriguing conversations with groups, friends, partners, siblings, or those in your local area. Over the next seven months, there will be a stronger focus on matters to do with shared finances and resources. This can include inheritances, joint finances, taxes, insurance, loans and debts. 

Sagittarius 

Career matters are featured in the early part of the week and may well include an increase in your finances or the way that you can be of service to others. Over the next seven months, you will focus strongly on your closest one-on-one relationships. This includes not only romantic partners but business partners and close friends. 

Capricorn 

You may find that your creative side gets a chance to roam this week, inspired by some interesting and innovative ideas. Over the next seven months, matters concerning your health, pets, subordinates and those you work with may become a stronger focus for you. 

Aquarius 

Family members, particularly parents, might have interesting and innovative ideas about approaching your shared financial matters and resources. This may include taxes, inheritances, loans, debts and joint financial topics. Over the next seven months, there is likely to be a strong focus on issues relating to your children, creativity and other fun topics. 

Pisces

Siblings may have some great ideas regarding how you should deal with matters to do with your closest relationships or a topic to do with your friends, groups or hopes and dreams. Over the next seven months, matters to do with your home, family and living situation will likely be a strong focus for you. 

Lynda

Born and bred in Brisbane, Australia, I have had a fascination with astrology since I was a child. I hold the STA’s Practitioners Level Certification in Horary and am currently studying Hellenistic Astrology.