Year of the Snake

Years of the Snake are 2013, 2001, 1989, 1977, 1965, 1953, 1941… If you were born in one of the years, your Chinese zodiac sign is the Snake.

The snake is the sixth animal of the 12 Chinese zodiac signs, just behind the dragon. The appearance of the snake is similar to the Chinese dragon, but what about their personality, compatibility, and fortune?

Year of the Snake 2001, 1989, 1977, 1965, 1953

The Chinese zodiac Snake years come every 12 years as a cycle.

In Chinese element theory, each zodiac sign is associated with one of the five elements: Gold (Metal), Wood, Water, Fire, or Earth. Take 1989 for example, it is the year of the Earth's snake.

Chinese zodiac years  begins on the Chinese New Year; 

Snake Years Birth Dates Types of Snake
2025 29 Jan 2025 to 16 Feb 2026 Wood Snake
2013 10 Feb 2013 to 30 Jan 2014 Water Snake
2001 24 Jan 2001 to 11 Feb 2002 Gold Snake
1989 6 Feb 1989 to 26 Jan 1990 Earth Snake
1977 18 Feb 1977 to 6 Feb 1978 Fire Snake
1965 2 Feb 1965 to 20 Jan 1966 Wood Snake
1953 14 Feb 1953 to 2 Feb 1954 Water Snake
1941 27 Jan 1941 to 14 Feb 1942 Gold Snake

Use the Chinese Zodiac calculator below to find out your zodiac sign and element.

Snake’s Personality

People born in the year of the snake seem cold and mysterious, but in fact, they are warm and kind inside. Most snakes are gifted in literature and art area, like Goethe and Picasso. They also have upward ambitions and will work hard to achieve goals.

However, snake people are jealous in a relationship. Their suspicion might make them paranoid.

Five Elements of the Snake

In Chinese elements theory, there are five elements: Gold (Metal), Water, Wood, Fire, and Earth. Each zodiac year is associated with an element. Years with the same animal sign and element repeat every 60 years.

Chinese people believed that personal characteristics are associated with the birth of animal signs and elements. People born with different animal signs and elements will have different personalities.

Snakes Birth Years Personality Traits
Wood Snake 1965, 2025 easygoing, insightful, lack of perseverance
Water Snake 1953, 2013 active, nimble, creative
Gold Snake 1941, 2001 a born leader, clever, confident
Earth Snake 1929, 1989 sensitive, emotional, domineering
Fire Snake 1917, 1977 quick-witted, adventurous, good at socializing

Read more details on the Five Elements of Zodiac Snake.

Snake's Compatibility

people born in the year of the snake are not keen on excitement. They like to stay alone, but when they talk with others, people would find the snake people are humorous and charming.

Snake's Compatibility

Best Match with Snake: Ox, Rooster

Snakes and Ox people are both willing to work long to live better. Though they have different personalities, they can complement each other. The Snake will respect the persistent Ox and offer warm support during hardships.

Snake people and rooster people have a lot in common. They are both passionate but also scrupulous about the relationship. The chicken is naturally optimistic who can help their partner build up confidence when they suffer from failure.

Worst Match with Snake: Tiger

Tiger people and snake people can't open their hearts to each other. In the tiger's eyes, the snake is cold and shrewd, while in the snake’s eyes, the tiger is overbearing. However, communication is the key to grow up a genuine friendship.

Snake's 2022 Horoscope

No matter how good or bad predictions for Snakes in 2022 are, or what type of Snake you are, you don't need to take it too seriously. It is for reference only, just like western astrology.

Snake's Horoscope 2022

Snake’s Health in 2022

Snake people need to pay more attention to their health conditions in 2022. Tension and stress have become a part of their life, they must deal with deadlines and responsibilities beyond their strength. Therefore, they are likely to be fatigued and suffer from insomnia. The poor digestive system is due to the irregular diet and sedentary work and lifestyle. More seriously, it may cause mental disease.

To minimize health-related problems, people born in the year of snake should keep the following things in mind:

Snake’s Career Predictions in 2022

People born in the Year of the Snake will face changes in their career this year, they should make full preparations to respond, to ensure an advantageous position in the stiff competition. Though there are some tough tasks confronting them, receiving help from others can be a shortcut to success.

To grasp opportunities of being promoted, snake people are suggested to move to a better office with pleasant settings or be engaged in a satisfactory job. They are also advised to give thorough consideration to those changes, otherwise, they may find themselves in trouble.

The snake people who run their own business should have a positive attitude towards extending their enterprises because there are unprecedentedly favorable conditions and significant opportunities.

However, to adapt to the new environment and to overcome the stressful task, people born in the year of the snake should remain patient and follow the following principles:

Snake’s Finance Fortune in 2022

Great progress in work can boost Snake people's salaries. At the end of the year, apart from the stable income from work, some of them can be lucky with wealth. They may get benefits from stocks, owing to the correct decisions when making investments.

However, having good money management is what they cannot ignore because chances are high, they may encounter great difficulties. To spend and save money wisely, take the following measures:

Snake’s Relationship Horoscope in 2022

Though there are ups and downs, Snake people can keep their relationships strong and establish a wider social network.

In the workplace, it is easy for them to have divergence and arguments with colleagues and be annoyed by the troublesome interpersonal relationships. This would largely affect their mood. At home, despite life's hurried pace, they should spend more time with their families to avoid alienation with them.

For the single, the love story may start by chance. Their sexual attraction is so powerful that they can attract wooers. The people they meet are their ideal soul mates and they can build emotional connections. So, just pick Mr. Right and enjoy this romantic relationship.

To cope with complications and friction in interpersonal relationships, the following are some useful tips:

Read more on Snake's Horoscope in 2022

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