Discover all the New Moon dates in 2021 and their meanings
A key time in the lunar cycle, a New Moon signals new beginnings in an area of our lives.
To make the most of the New Moon energy, find out the New Moon dates and which zodiac sign they occur in.
Once you know the New Moon dates, you can add them to your calendar and block out some time to manifest with the Moon.
Manifesting on the New Moon dates is a powerful ritual for anyone that believes in lunar magic.
You can create your own New Moon ritual using crystals, candles and affirmations.
When is the next New Moon in 2021?
All of the New Moon dates in 2021 are listed below and you can add them to your calendar using Google’s genius Phases of the Moon calendar.
New Moon Dates 2021 (UK)
- January 13th – Capricorn New Moon
- February 11th – Aquarius New Moon
- March 13th – Pisces New Moon
- April 12th – Aries New Moon
- May 11th – Taurus New Moon
- June 10th – Gemini New Moon
- July 10th – Cancer New Moon
- August 8th – Leo New Moon
- September 7th – Virgo New Moon
- October 6th – Libra New Moon
- November 4th – Scorpio New Moon
- December 4th – Sagittarius New Moon
2021 New Moons and their meanings
Now that you know when the next New Moon occurs, it’s time to get ahead of the lunar game and prepare for the New Moon energy.
Every New Moon has a unique meaning based on the zodiac sign it takes place in, which is helpful for figuring out where you should focus your energy at this time.
If you know your birth chart, you can go more in-depth and look at which house the New Moon falls in.
Even if you don’t know your natal chart, you can still harness the power of the New Moon by picking up on the energy of the zodiac sign it occurs in.
Discover the meaning of the New Moons and prepare to manifest some magic!
New Moon in Capricorn
January 13th 2021
The real work takes place on a Capricorn New Moon, where we are urged to make fresh resolutions for the year ahead. What do you want from your career and where do you want to be in six months’ time? The New Moon in Capricorn is prime time for setting some new career goals and letting go of any outdated ideas of what success looks like. Take inspiration from the mountain goat and set out defined steps for climbing your own mountain, not someone else’s. It’s way more satisfying to reach the summit of your own success than sit at the top of another goat’s mountain.
New Moon in Aquarius
February 11th 2021
The future-focused New Moon in Aquarius encourages us to let go of outdated connections, whether that’s people or technology. Try a new way of connecting with the groups, teams and tribes in your life. Or join a new movement that’s got people power at its heart. While the Aquarius New Moon urges us to become more humanitarian in our actions, it also reminds us that being unique and individual is just as important. What are your hopes and wishes for your tribe and your vibe this year?
New Moon in Pisces
March 13th 2021
A Pisces New Moon can be the perfect time for reflection, where we are almost ready to emerge from winter hibernation and step into spring. Pisces energy is creative, emotional and intuitive, so tune into your inner self. New beginnings on the inside lead to fresh takes on the outside. This is a great time to find a new therapist, yoga class or meditation routine that enhances your inner wellbeing.
New Moon in Aries
April 12th 2021
The Aries New Moon is full of passion and enthusiasm for new beginnings. Aries is the sign that loves to try things first and go boldly where no other sign has gone before, so use this fearless energy to your advantage. Start a personal project that gets you fired up and proceed with courage, regardless of what anyone else thinks. The New Moon in Aries does not care for outside opinions and this zero f*cks energy can be amazing if you decide to go after your dreams.
New Moon in Taurus
May 11th 2021
Our senses are awakened under the Taurus New Moon. The most tactile sign of the zodiac, Taurus energy is all about immersing ourselves in the sensory experience of new beginnings. This New Moon is the perfect time to visualise what you want your life to look, taste, smell and feel like. Try manifesting your dreams at the New Moon in Taurus by creating a vision board you can look at or surround yourself with scents that are reminiscent of the place you want to be.
New Moon in Gemini
June 10th 2021
The lively Gemini New Moon encourages us to find our voice and get it out into the world. Gemini energy is all about thinking, speaking and writing, full of ideas that deserve to be heard. The New Moon in Gemini is a great time to listen to what your heart is telling you, write down your hopes dreams and say your positive affirmations aloud. Ask the universe and you may just receive…
New Moon in Cancer
July 10th 2021
The Moon is in its comfort zone in Cancer, so this is a time for peak lunar energy. Ruled by the Moon, Cancer is a water sign that feels all the feels and is fiercely protective over their home and family. This emotional energy can feel quite powerful at the Cancer New Moon, where we pick up on our inner feelings about our living arrangements. Feeling ‘at home’ with ourselves and others is important to us at the New Moon in Cancer, so it’s a good time to start a renovation project, purchase a new property to renew family relationships.
New Moon in Leo
August 8th 2021
A Leo New Moon is an exciting time full of creative and passionate energy. Leo is a playful, loving and youthful sign that always wants us to live our best lives. The New Moon in Leo is the perfect time to ask yourself if you are truly living your best life. If not, what needs to change for that to happen? Leo New Moons are popular times for new romances and passion projects to start, allowing your creative self to shine through.
New Moon in Virgo
September 7th 2021
There’s always back to school vibes when the Virgo New Moon occurs. And, yes, it’s a great time to invest in new stationery and planners to get yourself organised for the academic year ahead. But more than that, the New Moon in Virgo asks us to analyse our everyday lives and be honest about where we need a fresh start. Is your work and wellness routine really working for you? Tune into the Virgo New Moon energy and pick up on any details you need to refine going forward.
New Moon in Libra
October 6th 2021
Our relationships with others go under the spotlight of the Libra New Moon, which encourages us to take an honest look at our opposites in life. This is a time where fresh starts are called for, whether it’s your former, current or potential partner in romance, business or life. If you’re looking for love, a new mindset and approach can be started under the New Moon in Libra. Write down what you’re looking for in a partner to get clear on what’s most important to you. Bringing more balance to your life at this time can also be important, so make some fresh promises to yourself about where you spend your time and energy if the scales feel off.
New Moon in Scorpio
November 4th 2021
Landing a few days after Halloween, the mystical New Moon in Scorpio brings an intense energy to the world. Scorpios are known for going in deep and the Scorpio New Moon can bring some uncomfortable thoughts, feelings and desires to the surface. Tap into your heightened psychic energy at this time to ask for what you truly want and need in your life.
New Moon in Sagittarius
December 4th 2021
The final New Moon of the year is in fiery Sagittarius, so the energy feels quite full-on. A Sagittarius New Moon provides a dose of optimism and open-mindedness to our thoughts, making us feel like anything is possible. The New Moon in Sagittarius is the perfect time to think about our new year resolutions, before we commit to them in January. Nothing is off-limits, so ask yourself where you’d like to see some expansion and growth in your life. It’s truly a New Moon that encourages you to go big or go home!
For more tips on making the most of this lunar energy, check out this post on manifesting with the moon.
You can also pin this New Moon calendar as a handy reminder of all the New Moon dates in 2021.