It is believed that the alignment of the sun, moon and planets has a direct impact on such things as personality traits and nature. Your zodiac sign is determined by your exact birth date. While it may not be an exact science, many people firmly support the idea that the astrological alignment on your birthdate, your zodiac sign, may be more compatible with certain other signs.
If you are a believer in astronomy, it is believed that water signs align better with water signs, earth signs with earth signs, and so on. Some people swear by it. Others think it’s woo woo. Whatever you think, the information you find here will be either helpful or straight-up entertaining and definitely worth reading either way.
So whether you’re looking for the perfect partner and could use all the help you can get, or if you just want to see if you’re current partner makes the cut on your perfect match list, here is a list of the zodiac signs and their most compatible partners.
Find your zodiac sign below based on your birthdate. Read about your unique characteristics based on your sign as well as what does it for you in a partner. Then find out which zodiac signs that are considered your perfect matches.
Aquarius (January 20-February 18)
Aquarius is a water sign, best known for being easily bored. Extremely independent and imaginative, Aquarius needs to be mentally challenged and stimulated to remain interested. They are also known for seeing the best in people and looking forward rather than in the present. One unique characteristic is their need for independence which must be respected by any romantic partner. They have little tolerance for dishonesty or negativity.
The best match for an Aquarius is either a Gemini, Libra or Leo.
Pisces (February 19-March 20)
Pisces people are also highly creative people but are probably most well-known for having a gentle, compassionate nature. Pisces tend to be perceived as introverts when in fact they are just highly thoughtful and considering everyone and everything that they engage. They are extremely emotional creatures and have great empathy for others, taking pleasure in simple gestures like giving to others without expecting anything in return. They give but demand loyalty and respect from their relationship partners.
The best matches for Pisces are Cancer, Scorpio and Virgo.
Aries (March 21-April 19)
The sign of Aries is the Ram which is appropriate for the Aries nature. Aries people are passionate and bold, making decisions without thinking and working things out later. They are outgoing, strong-willed and passionate and will attempt to be in control in any situation. The secret in a relationship with an Aries is to keep things interesting and exciting, being careful not to slow down or let the relationship become stagnant or repetitive.
The most compatible matches for Aries are Leo, Sagittarius and Libra.
Taurus (April 20-May 20)
Those born under the sign of Taurus are the more practical and dependable of the zodiac signs. Taurus is known for being pragmatic when making decisions, weighing out all possible outcomes. They won’t start something that they don’t intend to seen through to the finish which makes them good romantic partners – they make the decision to become involved for good. They can be construed as overprotective at times but only because they are looking out for their significant other. Their reliable nature drives them to remain faithful and loyal at all times. They are extremely good listeners with huge hearts.
Best matches for Taurus are Virgo, Capricorn and Scorpio.
Gemini (May 21- June 20)
The symbol of Gemini is the twins – twin personalities and twin natures which makes it seem as though they can be unpredictable at times and hard to figure out. One minute they may seem one way and the very next, have a completely different prevalent mood. Gemini people are very big-hearted and gentle however and extremely flexible. Because of their dual nature, excitement and overzealous passion are necessary in any romantic venture.
The best match for a Gemini would be Libra, Aquarius or Sagittarius.
Cancer (June 21-July 22)
People born in the sign of Cancer can seem befuddling at first; on the outside, they appear to be stubborn and hard and impossible to get acquainted with. But the truth is that they are deeply emotional and protective of their hearts. Once you do get underneath their stiff exterior, they are some of the most entertaining and loving people there are. For anyone considering a relationship with someone born under the sign of Cancer, patience will be a necessary trait as well as loyalty. Because of their deep running emotional waters, they have little tolerance for people who are pretentious or shallow.
The best match for a Cancer would be Scorpio, Pisces or Capricorn.
Leo (July 23-August 22)
The sign of Leo, or the Lion, is the sign of the natural leaders. They are goal-oriented and driven and set goals only to achieve them with success. They are friendly and outgoing, not wasting time with emotional baggage or guesswork. They wear their hearts on their sleeves and say exactly what’s on their mind. To make a relationship with Leo work, you must be equally driven and motivated and stay away from negative energy.
Good matches for Leo include Aries, Sagittarius and Aquarius.
Virgo (August 23-September 22)
The zodiac sign of Virgo includes the practical, unemotional ones. Virgo people think everything through and have little tolerance for whimsy or silliness. They are extremely loyal and will be a presence for any romantic partner but tend to not show their emotions very much. They exchange romantic gestures for practical, everyday shows of love and loyalty.
Best matches for Virgo are Taurus, Capricorn, and Pisces.
Libra (September 23-October 22)
Libras are peace-seekers who attempt to avoid confrontation at all costs. They enjoy the company of others and will cooperate fully to keep it. Libras crave beautiful things, including anything artful or harmonious. The Libra sign has to have balance in life. They need to be partners with someone who is equally peaceful and able to find happiness in any situation.
The best matches for Libra are Gemini, Aquarius and Aries.
Scorpio (October 23-November 22)
Like Libra, Scorpio people have calm natures and crave peace and harmony. They are very loyal and trustworthy but tend to keep their feelings to themselves. They rarely express emotions and have difficulty trusting others which makes any potential partner need patience above all else. They are perceived as being mysterious and secretive in nature.
Most compatible matches for Scorpio are Cancer, Pisces, and Taurus.
Sagittarius (November 21-December 22)
Sagittarians are best known for their adventuresome nature. They are outdoorsy and active and tend to have free spirits that don’t do well with rules. They are usually full of life and love learning. They are constantly moving in a quest for the overall meaning of life. They are extremely fun to be around and lighthearted in nature and will needs the same traits in a romantic partner.
Best romantic matches for Sagitarrius are Aries, Leo and Gemini.
Capricorn (December 22-January 19)
Of all the signs, Capricorn is the most diligent, dedicated hard-working sign. They take everything seriously and never act without thinking first. Because of their need for success, they can be perceived as being stubborn and inflexible but this motivation drives most Capricorns to be highly successful people. They are loyal and honest and demand the same traits in a partner.
Most compatible zodiac signs for Capricorn are Taurus, Virgo and Cancer.