There are currently 4 planets in retrograde.
Solar activity was at very low levels. The solar disk was spotless. No Earth-directed CMEs were observed in available imagery.
Solar wind parameters were slightly enhanced. Solar wind speeds decreased from around 450 km/s to around 400 km/s by periods end. Total field ranged between 4-6 nT, and the Bz component reached a brief, southward deflection of -4 nT. The phi angle was predominantly positive with brief deviations into a negative orientation.
There is a % chance of solar activity, with a % chance of a minor event, a % chance of a moderate event, and a % chance of a strong event.