July Monthly Horoscopes by Kelli Fox, The Astrologer


Aries

Taurus

Gemini

Cancer

Leo

Virgo

Libra

Scorpio

Sagittarius

Capricorn

Aquarius

Pisces

Aries

Mars, your ruling planet, opposes powerful Pluto on the 2nd. This is not a good time to challenge an authority figure. Your work-life balance will be off-kilter at the beginning of July; prepare to spend long hours at the office. Flirtatious Venus enters your Communication Sector on the 4th, making it a good time to date, mate and relate. Don’t be surprised if someone asks you to dinner and a movie toward the beginning of the month. If you’re already in a relationship, you may receive a heartfelt love letter from your partner. Mental Mercury moves into your Romance Sector on the 5th, paving the way for a series of loving encounters with someone who sparks your imagination.

The Full Moon on the 8th could mark a triumphant turning point in your career. You could be given an award or promotion as thanks for your stellar performance. If you are the guest of honor at a party, make sure to wear something special to this event. You’ll enjoy basking in the spotlight when you look terrific. On the 17th, combative Mars squares erratic Uranus. Resist the temptation to break off a secure relationship, even it feels suffocating. Mars moves into your Romance Sector on the 20th, making it easier for you to enjoy quality time with your partner.

The expressive Sun moves into your Creative Sector on the 22nd, inspiring you to pour your energy into artistic pursuits. On the 23rd, the New Moon invites you to take a romantic risk. Stepping out of your comfort zone could pay off handsomely during the second half of July. Mercury moves into your Health Sector on the 25th, making it a good time to get a medical consultation. A conjunction between the Sun and Mars on the 26th helps you attract romance like a bee draws flowers. Loving Venus enters your Domestic Sector on the 31st, emphasizing family time.
 

Taurus

On the 4th, Venus, your ruling planet, begins its tour of your Earned Income Sector. It’s a great time to find lucrative work assignments or land a high-paying job. Thoughtful Mercury enters your Domestic Sector on the 5th, prompting you to spend more quality time with your family. Setting a household budget and clearing out clutter are also favored during the opening days of July. The Full Moon on the 8th could mark the end of a business trip or extended vacation. This journey could have a profound impact on your world view. Adopting a more inclusive and accepting outlook will pave the way for tremendous personal growth.

A friend may betray you on the 17th, when Venus squares deceptive Neptune. Channel your disappointment into a creative project on the 18th, when Venus trines expansive Jupiter. This is a wonderful time to write, play music or paint. Dynamic Mars will move into your Domestic Sector on the 20th, making it a great time to launch a home improvement project. If you enter a bidding war for a piece of property at this time, you will probably prevail.

The expressive Sun might prompt you to redecorate on the 22nd; make sure to obey your creative instincts. The New Moon on the 23rd marks exciting changes in your home life. A baby, elderly relative or roommate could join your household, making it a warm and lively place. An opposition between lavish Venus and cautious Saturn on the 24th warns against irresponsible spending. Communicative Mercury moves into your Romance Sector on the 25th, sparking an exciting flirtation. On the 31st, Venus moves into your Education Sector, prompting you to take a class in a subject that appeals to your artistic side.
 

Gemini

Alluring Venus begins its tour of your sign on the 4th. Your personal magnetism will soar at the beginning of July, helping you to attract love, luck and money. If you’re seeking a relationship, you’ll have your choice of admirers. Mercury, your ruling planet, enters your Communication Sector on the 5th, sharpening your desire for intellectual stimulation. Taking a class will expand your artistic skills, as well as giving you a great deal of pleasure.

The Full Moon on the 8th may bring a big financial windfall. An inheritance, insurance refund or legal settlement will increase your economic security, especially if it is deposited into a savings account. A trine between Mercury and committed Saturn on the 19th will pave the way for a long-term partnership. This is a terrific time to sign a contract, form a business alliance or exchange vows. On the 22nd, the expressive Sun enters your Communication Sector, making it a great time to publish a writing project or blog post.

The New Moon on the 23rd is ideal for getting involved with a community fundraiser. Collecting money for a park, garden or library will result in some long-lasting friendships. On the 25th, Mercury moves into your Domestic Sector, putting added emphasis on family matters. Make more time for your nearest and dearest toward the end of July. Enriching Venus enters your Earned Income Sector on the 31st, attracting at least one exciting moneymaking opportunity. Working from home is a distinct possibility.
 

Cancer

Beware of pushing your best friend, romantic partner or business associate too far on the 2nd, when aggressive Mars opposes powerful Pluto. It’s better to adopt a gentle approach to this relationship. Relaxed Venus goes into your Seclusion Sector on the 4th, prompting you to adopt a low profile during the beginning of July. Solitary activities like reading, writing and communing with nature can be therapeutic. Clever Mercury moves into your Earned Income Sector on the 5th, making it a good time to develop ideas for luxurious products and services.

On the 8th, the Full Moon delivers good news to someone who is close to your heart. Their good fortune will rub off on you. Go out and celebrate this happy turn of events; this is a wonderful time to reaffirm your commitment to one another. Beware of quitting a job in a fit of anger on the 17th, when irritable Mars squares abrupt Uranus. It’s better to channel your frustrations into a creative project at this upsetting time.

Courageous Mars enters your Earned Income Sector on the 20th, making it a good time to pursue an ambitious job. Don’t announce your plans to anyone until you receive a firm offer of employment in writing. The commanding Sun could catapult you into a prominent role on the 22nd; it’s possible you will be representing a glamorous company or client. On the 23rd, the New Moon makes it necessary to spend money in order to make it. Mental Mercury opens the door to an exciting learning opportunity on the 25th, when it enters your Education Sector. On the 31st, alluring Venus moves into your own sign, further emphasizing your most charming qualities. Your offbeat sense of humor, loving heart and leadership ability will attract admirers from every corner at the end of July.
 

Leo

Gracious Venus moves into your Social Sector on the 4th, making it a great time to attend parties, join groups and make friends. Your warmth and generosity will attract admirers like a flower draws bees. On the 5th, intelligent Mercury enters your sign. It will be easier to get an audience for bold ideas. Even critics who were quick to discount your suggestions will listen attentively to your suggestions. On the same day, the Sun, your ruling planet, will square expansive Jupiter and trine visionary Neptune. While it won’t be a good time to make appointments and sign contracts, it will be a lovely chance to spend time with your romantic partner.

The Full Moon on the 8th brings a demanding job to a close. It will be such a relief to deliver this project on time and under budget. Once you finish this task, give yourself time to recuperate. Going on a relaxing vacation can restore your health. Head for a destination that is famous for its natural beauty, like a mountain retreat. An opposition between the Sun and imposing Pluto on the 9th warns against burning bridges at work. If you quit a job, be gracious and give two weeks’ notice.

Assertive Mars moves into your sign on the 20th, urging you to fulfill your desires. Going after what you want could pay off handsomely. On the 22nd, the Sun begins its tour of your sign, further emphasizing your natural star power. It will be easy to get favorable publicity for your creative work and humanitarian causes during the second half of July, The New Moon on the 23rd is an ideal opportunity to update your look with a fresh hairstyle or cosmetic procedure. Mercury begins its tour of your Income Sector on the 25th, favoring moneymaking ideas. On the 31st, loving Venus slips into your Seclusion Sector, inviting you to enjoy private pleasures.
 

Virgo

All eyes will be on you at the beginning of July, thanks to alluring Venus entering your Public Sector on the 4th. People may be utterly captivated by your tailored style. Don’t be surprised if you’re asked to serve as a spokesperson for your employer or another company. On the 5th, Mercury, your ruling planet, moves into your Seclusion Sector, inviting you to relax and unwind with solitary intellectual pursuits. Reading, studying and writing could be very fulfilling during this month.

A powerful turning point in a romance could occur on the 8th, thanks to a passionate Full Moon. You could get news of an engagement or marriage at this time. It’s even possible you’ll hear a birth or adoption announcement. The 19th is ideal for wrapping up a real estate deal or welcoming a new member of the family, thanks to a festive trine between Mercury and Saturn, the planet of long-term stability.

Outgoing Mars enters your Seclusion Sector on the 20th, prompting you to devote more energy to spiritual matters. Withdrawing from public life could be therapeutic. The New Moon on the 23rd could inspire you to take up a sacred practice or adopt a religion. Obey an impulse to connect with your higher power. Mercury moves into your sign on the 25th, giving your words added influence. On the 31st, caring Venus starts its visit to your Social Sector, prompting you to join a political group, humanitarian organization or dating website.
 

Libra

Venus, your ruling planet, enters your Adventure Sector on the 4th, paving the way for a lovely long-distance trip. The beginning of July is also a good time to begin work on a writing project or apply to school. On the 5th, chatty Mercury moves into your Social Sector, prompting you to connect with your nearest and dearest. Have lunch with friends, go to festive parties and call loved ones who live far away.

Domestic matters may demand your attention on the 8th, due to a powerful Full Moon. You might sell or purchase a piece of property. Alternatively, you could find treatment for a demanding relative. Their needs are beyond the scope of what you can provide, so it might be necessary to hire a home health care worker, check them into a rehabilitation center or find a housing facility for this family member. Give yourself a pat on the back for dealing so well with such a sensitive matter. A trine between Venus and generous Jupiter on the 18th may mark an exciting travel opportunity for you. Make sure your passport is up to date during the second half of July; you might have to pack your bags quite suddenly.

Bold Mars enters your Idealism Sector on the 20th, beckoning you to pursue a cherished dream. The New Moon on the 23rd might inspire you to throw a party for friends who are getting married or having a baby. An opposition between Venus and restrictive Saturn on the 24th warns against contradicting a teacher or expert. On the 25th, communicative Mercury starts rolling through your Privacy Sector, urging you to keep bold plans to yourself. Venus moves into your Career Sector on the 31st, prompting you to pursue a rewarding assignment or find a more fulfilling job.
 

Scorpio

July gets off to a passionate start, thanks to romantic Venus entering your Intimacy Sector on the 4th. Use the opening days of the month to spend quality time with someone who makes your pulse pound. If you’re single, you could meet someone special in a book club, classroom or political organization. Thoughtful Mercury moves into your Career Sector on the 5th, helping you to ace a job interview or impress authority figures with a professional presentation.

On the 8th, the Full Moon may deliver news that totally changes your outlook. Once you have an accurate picture of what is happening in your community, it will be easier to formulate a plan of action. An opposition between the arrogant Sun and Pluto, your ruling planet, will occur on the 9th. Resist the temptation to mock an authority figure’s ideas, even if they are absurd. Making a powerful enemy during the first half of July could cause long-term problems.

An exciting professional opportunity could arrive on the 20th, when dynamic Mars enters your Career Sector. Don’t hesitate to apply for a high-profile position at this time, even if the competition is fierce. The New Moon on the 23rd may bring an exciting job offer that appeals to your daring personality. On the 25th, communicative Mercury enters your Friendship Sector, prompting you to come out of your shell and attend a few parties. Artistic Venus moves into your Adventure Sector on the 31st, possibly prompting you to visit a city known for its cultural diversions.
 

Sagittarius

The opening days of July invite you to turn your attention to your best friend, romantic partner or business associate. That’s because kind Venus will begin its tour of your Relationship Sector on the 4th. Put your needs aside for the sake of someone special; you won’t be sorry. On the 5th, mental Mercury will enter your Adventure Sector, inspiring you to take a trip or enroll in school. The determined Sun squares Jupiter, your ruling planet, on the same day, warning against borrowing money. If you need funds to travel or study, raise them yourself.

The Full Moon on the 8th brings in a big payment. Use this money to pay off a debt. Fulfilling this financial obligation will cause you to breathe a sigh of relief. Celebrate this victory by opening an interest-bearing savings account. A trine between romantic Venus and Jupiter on the 18th is perfect for romantic ventures of all kinds. Asking someone for a date, proposing marriage or exchanging wedding vows are among the possibilities during the second half of the month. If you’re in a committed relationship, this would be a lovely opportunity to give your partner a beautiful token of your esteem.

Energetic Mars moves into your Adventure Sector on the 20th, furthering your determination to take bold risks. The New Moon on the 23rd helps you get assistance from a religious, cultural or educational institution. If you want to launch a creative project, apply to such organization for a grant or scholarship. You just might strike gold. Mercury moves into your Career Sector on the 25th, favoring job interviews and professional presentations. On the 31st, luxurious Venus enters your Joint Income Sector, possibly marking an inheritance, insurance refund or legal settlement.
 

Capricorn

Friendly Venus moves into your Work Sector on 4th, helping to attract lucrative jobs. Projects may feel like labors of love at the start of the month. Thoughtful Mercury enters your Joint Finances Sector on the 5th, making it a good time to pay bills, create budgets and devise investment strategies with your partner. Intense conversations about hopes, dreams and fears could also draw you closer to a loved one during the first half of July.

The Full Moon on the 8th marks a turning point your personal life. You may leave a job, reach a fitness goal or finalize an important deal. Once you reach this milestone, you’ll be able to embark on a brand new journey that is very rewarding. Contemplative Mercury trines Saturn, your ruling planet, on the 19th, possibly prompting you to go on a spiritual pilgrimage. This is a great time to book tickets for a long-distance trip you’ve been dreaming about for years.

Courageous Mars moves into your Intimacy Sector on the 20th, prompting you to let down your defenses with a trustworthy loved one. The New Moon on the 23rd could find you joining hearts, minds or bank accounts with a passionate person. Beware of making enemies at work on the 24th, when hypocritical Venus opposes Saturn. If you can’t find anything nice to say, remain silent during the second half of July. Mercury enters your Higher Knowledge Sector on the 25th, favoring academic pursuits and writing projects. Venus moves into your Partnership Sector on the 31st, paving the way for a romantically rewarding August.
 

Aquarius

July gets off to a romantic start on the 4th, when alluring Venus begins its tour of your Romance Sector. If you’re single, you might meet someone special in a book club, debating group or art class. Are you already in a loving relationship? Find ways to show your affection for your other half. A lavish gift will go over well. If you’re not sure what to buy, ask your best friend for suggestions. On the same day, mental Mercury squares Uranus, your ruling planet. Beware of being brutally frank with a colleague; your co-worker won’t be able to handle the truth. Mercury moves into your Relationship Sector on the 5th, making it an ideal time to sign a contract or give a solemn promise to a loved one.

The Full Moon on the 8th brings a secret to light. You may learn something shocking about a corporation or political party at this time, changing your view of the world. On the 20th, courageous Mars enters your Relationship Sector, making it a good time to confess a crush or ask for a date. The egotistical Sun squares Uranus on the same day, warning against pushing yourself past the brink of exhaustion. Listen carefully to your body’s signals at this time. If you feel tired, take a break, cut your duties short and enjoy a restful nap.

A romance could burst into flower on the 23rd, thanks to a heartfelt New Moon rising in your Partnership Sector. If you have an exclusive partner, give them an extravagant token of your appreciation. Intellectual Mercury moves into your Intimacy Sector on the 25th, making it easy to share confidences with a trustworthy friend. The 31st marks gracious Venus’s entry into your Work Sector, smoothing over rivalries with co-workers.
 

Pisces

Gentle Venus moves into your Domestic Sector on the 4th, prompting you to spend more time puttering around the house. Redecorating a drab space, clearing out clutter and stocking the pantry will give you a feeling of snug security in early July. On the 5th, ingenious Mercury enters your Work Sector. Devising solutions to stubborn problems will make your productivity soar. This is also a good time to get a medical consultation or begin a fitness regimen. A healthy daily routine can boost your energy and strengthen your system this month. The commanding Sun trines Neptune, your ruling planet, on the same day, turning you into a virtual love magnet. Prepare to do some heavy flirting on this magical day.

The Full Moon on the 8th finds you finishing a group project. After submitting this work for review, you’ll attract bigger and better opportunities. Instead of having to take jobs out of economic necessity, you can pick and choose the gigs that appeal to your creative side. On the 17th, a square between vain Venus and Neptune could cause friction on the relationship front. Beware of ignoring the needs of your nearest and dearest at mid-month.

Outgoing Mars enters your Work Sector on the 20th, making it a good time to apply for jobs. Stepping up your exercise routine is also advised. Being more active will give you the energy you need to succeed. The New Moon on the 23rd could bring a terrific job offer; this position may feel more like play than work. Mental Mercury enters your Relationship Sector on the 25th, making it easier to communicate with your best friend, romantic partner and business associate. Alluring Venus begins its tour of your Romance Sector on the 31st, ending July on a loving note.

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