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Sandstorm abilities?

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Hey, i'm new to this website and i'm trying to build a sandstorm team. What Pokemon have abilities that are related to the weather sandstorm, and where could I find them in Pokemon white 2?

Thanks in advanced, DjSloth

asked Nov 16, 2012 by DjSloth

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Only one ability can summon Sandstorm. Sand Stream. 3 Pokemon know it:

  • Hippowdon: Desert Resort swarm
  • Hipopotas: Breed Hippowdon
  • Tyranitar: Route 15 rustling grass

Other abilities:


Sand Force: Increases the power of Rock, Ground, and Steel-type moves by 30% while a Sandstorm is in effect.

  • Diglett: Dream World: Icy Cave
  • Dugtrio: Evolve Diglett
  • Nosepass: Dream World: Icy Cave
  • Probopass: Evolve Nosepass
  • Shellos: Dream World: Sparkling Sea
  • Gastrodon: Evolve Shellos
  • Hipopotas: Dream World: Rugged Mountain
  • Hippowdon: Evolve Hipopotas
  • Roggenrola, Boldore, Gigalith: Unreleased
  • Dribur: Relic Passage, Chargestone Cave, Mistralton Cave in dust clouds
  • Excadrill: Any cave besides Relic Passage, Chargestone Cave, Mistralton Cave in dust clouds

Sand Rush: Doubles Speed of Pokemon in the Sand.

  • Sandshrew: Dream World: Icy Cave
  • Sandslash: Evolve Sandshrew
  • Herdier: Routes 1, 2 and 3, P2 Laboratory
  • Stoutland: Routes 1, 2 and 3, P2 Laboratory rustling grass
  • Dribur: Relic Passage, Chargestone Cave, Mistralton Cave in dust clouds
  • Excadrill: Any cave besides Relic Passage, Chargestone Cave, Mistralton Cave in dust clouds

Sand Veil: Increases the evasion of the Pokemon by 20%.

  • Sandshrew: Desert Resort, Relic Castle
  • Sandslash: Route 15, Relic Castle
  • Diglett: Poketranfer
  • Dugtrio: PokeTransfer
  • Geodude: Dream World: Icy Cave
  • Graveler: Evolve Geodude
  • Golem: Evolve Graveler
  • Gligar: Routes 11, 15 and 23
  • Phanpy: Rugged Mountain, trade in Nimbasa City with Yancy / Curtis
  • Donphan: Evolve Phanpy
  • Larvitar: Rugged Mountain
  • Cacnea: Breed Cacturne
  • Cacturne: Reversal Mountain swarm
  • Gible: Poketransfer / Trade from Black 2
  • Gabite: Poketransfer / Trade from Black 2
  • Garchomp: Poketransfer / Trade from Black 2
  • Gliscor: Routes 11, 15 and 23
  • Stunfisk: Dream World: Sparkling Sea

answered Nov 16, 2012 by Mewderator
edited Nov 17, 2012 by Mewderator