Your astrology predictions + winter monthly horoscope for December 2018 for each zodiac sign.
Your December 2018 Winter astrology forecast is here for all zodiac signs in astrology! The Sun is in the sign of Sagittarius and this brings attention to adventure, fun, and spiritual lessons.
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The ruling planet of Gemini, Mercury is retrograde for most of Sagittarius Season. Mercury will station direct on December 6.
That means we will be free from inner-planet retrogrades until March 2019, when Mercury will begin its retrograde cycle.
We will be in the shadow phase of Mercury until December 24. As the month progresses communications and the exchange of information should improve.
Since last spring, much of 2018 has seen important retrograde cycles from the inner planets – Mercury, Venus, and Mars.
Taking a quick look at 2019, there will be fewer retrograde, with none from Venus and Mars.
Use December as an opportunity to complete unfinished business to prepare for next year.
Here are 5 key transits in the universe that affects your monthly horoscope and zodiac sign and what this month’s planetary changes are mean for December 2018:
(Note: These apply to everyone, however, if one of the planets is your planetary ruler it will have more of an effect on you.)
1. Uranus Retrograde in Aries
Uranus will continue its retrograde path through Aries until January 6th. Uranus is a generational planet. It takes 84 years to make one revolution around the Sun. What can we expect from Uranus Retrograde?
Technological advances, especially in personal computing, space exploration, and healthcare There will be social pressures that push for individual rights and new laws and programs that better serve the younger generation.
We can expect to see more young people worldwide standing up for what matters to them – environment, education, equality, and freedom.
On an individual level, you van expect to feel inspired to complete a personal project or to take on a new challenge.
2. Uranus-Neptune Semi-Square
The Uranus-Neptune semi-square comes back for its fourth time on December 15th. The experience is likely to wake us up in some way.
That means another growth step is coming our way, one that clears away the dullness that often clouds our mind.
Uranus and Neptune compel us to expand our capacity for higher-level thought and sensitivity.
3. Jupiter-Neptune Square
As we move through December, Jupiter’s square to Neptune will tighten. This can create a tension between what’s ideal and what’s practical.
Jupiter in Sagittarius asks the question, what’s really important to us?
Two reactions are possible. On one hand, we can expect religious extremism and clashes of political ideologies.
On the other hand, humanitarian efforts will also be central, as people’s generation will be activated.
Neptune in Pisces will call on individuals to take a moral inventory. You can expect to ponder your life purpose and potential.
4. Saturn-Neptune Sextile
This favorable sextile will still be in orb at the beginning of the month and run through the entire month. Sextiles offer the opportunity for change.
They don’t guarantee it. You have to take ahold of the opportunities when they arise.
If you have a creative vision, December is a great time to start a new project. With Saturn tied to Neptune in a positive way, it’s a good time to break addictions and cultivate self-discipline.
5. Mercury Stations Direct
Mercury will remain retrograde until December 6th. It reenters Scorpio on the 1st. Mercury in Scorpio will bring the opportunity to clarify our feelings and relationships.
The shadow phase that lasts until December 24th is a great time to discuss topics you’ve been avoiding with close relatives and friends.
Mercury’s direct motion will help you see problems with fresh clarity.
ARIES (March 21 – April 19)
POWER COLOR: Red
POWER CRYSTAL: Citrine or garnet
Plenty of raw energy is available this month. It’s up to you to define how it affects you and how you use it. You can expect strong spiritual interests now.
Consider yoga as a spiritual release. Love is about eroticism in December. It’s about personal magnetism. Finances are good this month.
TAURUS (April 20 – May 20)
POWER COLOR: Green
POWER CRYSTAL: Aquamarine
Love life seems active and positive this month. Expect a lot of social popularity right now. Be there for friends and your beloved. Taureans tend to be hoarders.
This is a good time to get rid of things you don’t need or use. With Mercury moving forward on December 6th, your sound financial judgment should return.
GEMINI (May 21 – June 20)
POWER COLOR: Yellow
POWER CRYSTAL: Jade
You have mental clarity in your career path. Time to get that started again. Success comes from boldness and being more aggressive.
December is an excellent financial month for you. Your love life shines this month. Expect help from friends.
CANCER (June 21 – July 22)
POWER COLOR: White
POWER CRYSTAL: Moonstone
Cancer, health related matters can require some fine tuning and paying attention to your work-life balance is a must do.
You may find relaxing and doing social activities particularly rewarding. Focus your energy on what brings you more joy and a sense of satisfaction.
LEO (July 23 – August 22)
POWER COLOR: Gold
POWER CRYSTAL: Tiger’s Eye
For singles, the month is more about love affairs than serious romance. Health and energy are at a peak.
This is a good time for joining a gym or beginning a long-term exercise program. This is a good time for doing those boring, detailed jobs that you usually put off.
VIRGO (August 23 – September 22)
POWER COLOR: Green
POWER CRYSTAL: Red Jasper
Now is a good time to think about your goals through meditation, visualization and willed dreaming. Your psyche is very active.
That makes this a month for psychological breakthroughs. With Mercury going direct, your financial judgment will be sound once again.
LIBRA (September 23 – October 22)
POWER COLOR: Pink
POWER CRYSTAL: Lapis Lazuli
Your financial peak has passed for the month. Still, you’ll be having a financial mini-peak this month. Your mental faculties are very good right now.
Your love life looks good. Venus is making nice aspects to your love planet all month.
SCORPIO (October 23 – November 21)
POWER COLOR: Black
POWER CRYSTAL: Malachite
Love improved in November and will improve this month. Your passions are high, but if jealousy enters the picture you’ll have to watch out.
You’re very much in the middle of your financial peak for the year until toward the end of the month. Health is even better this month than last month.
SAGITTARIUS (November 22 – December 21)
POWER COLOR: Purple
POWER CRYSTAL: Turquoise
Another happy and prosperous month lies ahead. You’re living life on your own terms, having everything your own way. Health and energy are excellent.
You begin a yearly financial peak this month. Love life starts to improve as Mercury goes direct on the 6th of the month.
CAPRICORN (December 22 – January 19)
POWER COLOR: Brown
POWER CRYSTAL: Peridot
There’s been a lot of spiritual growth over the past two years. Now your internal growth will become visible. Saturn has moved into Capricorn for the next two years.
For most, that’s reason for worry. Not for you. The Saturn transit will make you even more Capricorn than otherwise.
With Pluto in Capricorn, your ability to attract friends requires little or no effort on your part.
AQUARIUS (January 20 – February 18)
POWER COLOR: Blue-green
POWER CRYSTAL: Amethyst
New talents and interests are beginning to percolate now. Events in the last days of the month will help you see things with greater clarity.
Be sure to socialize some at month’s end. You never know what important connections you might make. Love life will be highly blissful.
PISCES (February 19 – March 20)
POWER COLOR: Aqua
POWER CRYSTAL: Chrysocolla
You’re in a career peak through the third week of the month. So, focus on your career goals. Your love life looks happy this month. Your social judgment is much improved.
You’re mixing with powerful people in your life – people of authority and prestige. Themes of freedom and creativity are important to you this month.
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Glenn “Mitch” Mitchell, Ph.D. is an astrologer and writer who helps clients come to new insights about their life-choices and how they can change their behaviors in the present so they’re happier human beings going forward.