From Daily Horoscopes to Planetary Calculations, These 22 Astrology Apps Do It All
Can’t get enough astrology right now? No problem. There are so many apps ready for download that can teach you more about the stars, give you a detailed birth chart, and even spice up your dating life. While Co-Star and The Pattern are the most popular among general audiences, there is a wide array of apps on the market if you’re looking to expand your astrological knowledge.
Some apps are data-driven, giving you an in-depth look at the placement of the planets, while others connect users to professionals for readings and insights into their charts. Whether you’re looking for a daily horoscope app, software that allows you to track every planet’s retrograde, a mindfulness app that works with the moon, or an astrology dating app, you’ve come to the right place. Each of these 22 apps on the list was rated at least 4 out of 5 stars on the App Store, and most of them are free to download. If you’re an astrology newbie or a professional, there’s an app for you on this list.
Developed by astrologer Chani Nicholas, the CHANI app is for “self-discovery, mindfulness, and healing.” Major features of the app include updates about the current sky, mindfulness and meditation tips, personal horoscopes, and birth chart readings, all written by Nicholas and other professional astrologers. It’s perfect for beginners and people who want to use astrology as a tool for wellness and healing. According to the CHANI website, the app was developed with AnnieCannons, Inc, which is a queer-led software agency, and 5 per cent of all profits from the app are given directly to Black, Latinx, Native/Indigenous, Queer, and/or Trans survivors of gender-based violence.
Not only does the Sanctuary app provide free horoscopes, daily tarot card pulls, and educational resources about astrology, but it also puts psychics, tarot readers, and astrologers at your fingertips for on-demand paid readings. This is a good app for those who want to get their horoscopes, learn more about astrology, and connect with a wide array of professionals for personal readings.
Time Nomad, simply put, is doing the most. This app allows you to store the birth chart information of different people, track current transits, and make synastry charts. One cool feature of this app is that it allows you to create widgets on your home screen with birth chart and planetary information for easy access and consultation. It is for people at all levels of astrological practice, though the detailed information may be better suited for less casual users.
The Time Passages app is for those who want to know what’s going on in the stars. In addition to providing insights into your birth chart, the app lets you know the position of the planets and gives you a daily horoscope. Compared to other apps, Time Passages gives you a lot more insight into the different aspects of your chart, and is the most-used astrology app I personally have on my phone. Paid features include comparing birth charts and tracking how transits will impact you.
AstroMatrix is designed to be an all-in-one astrology app that includes daily horoscopes, birth chart reports, synastry reports, and other more-detailed astrological insights. It allows you to track the Sun, Moon, and retrogrades, and incorporates tarot readings as well. This app is free, but has some in-app purchases if you want to remove ads.
Astrolis gives you daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly horoscopes, tarot card readings, and teaches you about your Chinese zodiac sign too. It is a simple, free, all-in-one app that also tells you planetary positions. This app is great for beginners and the horoscope-obsessed.
The DailyHoroscope gives you horoscopes based on your sun sign, and allows you to save these readings for future reference. You can personalize the app by changing its theme and saving your favorite zodiac signs to track. In addition to providing information about compatibility, The DailyHoroscope has a calendar function, meaning you can save your horoscopes to refer to at future dates, and a customizable reminders feature so that you can send yourself friendly messages and words of affirmation.
Nebula: Horoscope & Astrology
The Nebula app provides horoscopes, consultations with astrologers, compatibility reports, and astrology guides. It’s for those interested in electional astrology, the practice of making decisions based on astrological information. By working with its horoscopes, asking its astrologers your own questions, or visiting its compatibility section, Nebula wants to help you work with astrology to plan out your future. The app requires a subscription if you want access to more than just daily horoscopes.
The Astro Future app gives you detailed horoscopes, love compatibility between two people, and current transits. You can upload as many birth charts as you want, and there are expansion packs for added features. Otherwise, the app is free to download.
Astro Future is only available on the App Store.
Chaturanga Astrology Horoscope
In addition to getting a personal horoscope, the Chaturanga app allows you to ask professional astrologers questions, who will then provide an answer based on your birth chart. Your first question is free, but after that, you can pay per question or in discounted bundles. It is a great app for those looking to get answers from professionals.
Designed by astrologer Dossé-Via and run by a team of professional astrologers, KnowTheZodiac provides educational information about each sign, along with horoscopes and transits. It is for those who want to keep learning about the different signs, along with getting accurate daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly horoscopes written by professionals.
The TwinFlame app gives you insights into your chart and psychology, and has a section called Twin Flame U where you can learn all about different spiritual practices, including numerology and tarot. Compared to other apps, TwinFlame incorporates a lot more information on psychology, combining this knowledge with astrological practice. This free app also has features that allow you to connect your music and journal inside the app.
Cosmic Insights is a Vedic astrology app that provides your birth chart and other free astrology reports, including rituals and personality profiles. It allows you to determine compatibility and keep a calendar of what’s going on in the cosmos. It is great for those looking for a comprehensive Vedic astrology app.
AstroSage Kundli is a completely free Vedic astrology app. It provides your horoscope, charts, and horoscope matching. In addition to all this, the app connects you to astrologers, tarot readers, numerologists, and other experts for consultation on all your pressing questions.
Astro Gold is a professional-level astrology app that provides detailed reports on the sky and birth charts. It has a wide array of functions and insights for those hoping to get an in-depth look at the stars. This app is the priciest on the list.
iPhemeris Astrology Charts
iPhemeris Astrology Charts is another paid astrology app. It provides detailed information about the planets and many other kinds of astrological reports for those who need professional-level insights. This app’s data is also able to extend across 8000 years from 4700 BC to 2995 AD.
The Moon Calendar
If you’re looking for an app that specifically allows you to work with the Moon, The Moon Calendar is a good option. The app, which tracks the Moon cycle, also includes a journal feature, gives daily astrological insights according to your signs, and gives you self-care suggestions and rituals that correspond with the Moon’s phases. The app is free, but with a $4.99USD annual subscription, you can unlock journal prompts, add daily tasks and affirmations, and sync the app with your calendar.
Moon Phase Calendar - MoonX
Moonly: Moon Phase - Calendar
Moonly is another Moon-focused app that provides you with a lunar calendar, daily affirmations, and meditations. The focus of this app is healing and positive change. It also incorporates Runes, an ancient form of wisdom that can also be used to make decisions and provide spiritual guidance.
Stars Align is an astrology dating app that uses birth chart information to give two people a compatibility score. On the app, you can study your own birth chart and chat with others in hopes of finding a star-certified match. It uses data from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory to calculate birth charts and compatibility.
Astrodita is an astrology dating app that uses your date, location, and time of birth to determine your compatibility across seven core traits which include communication, intimacy, philosophy of life, and more. While the app partially looks to the stars to tell you the strength of your match, users can still rank which traits are most important to them.
Oromoon is another astrology dating app that uses your astrological data to provide you with the best matches for you, according to the stars. Oromoon’s goal is to bring spirituality, confidence, and introspection to dating apps using the power of astrology.