Aqua Ring (move)

Move data

Type Water
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 4

Effects

The user of Aqua Ring surrounds itself with a veil of water, which restores 116 of its maximum HP at the end of each turn.

If the user is holding a Big Root, Aqua Ring restores 30% more HP each turn - approximately 112 of its maximum.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Waterium Z and uses its Z-Power, Aqua Ring turns into Z-Aqua Ring and raises Defense one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Other languages

English Aqua Ring
Japanese アクアリング (Aqua Ring)
German Wasserring
French Anneau Hydro
Italian Acquanello
Spanish Acua Aro

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user envelops itself in a veil made of water. It regains some HP on every turn.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user envelops itself in a veil made of water. It regains some HP on every turn.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user envelops itself in a veil made of water. It regains some HP every turn.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user envelops itself in a veil made of water. It regains some HP every turn.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Aqua Ring at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Seel
#086 / Water
Level 23
Dewgong
#087 / Water · Ice
Level 23
Goldeen
#118 / Water
Level 21
Seaking
#119 / Water
Level 21
Vaporeon
#134 / Water
Level 25
Chinchou
#170 / Water · Electric
Level 42
Lanturn
#171 / Water · Electric
Level 47
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Level 28
Azumarill
#184 / Water · Fairy
Level 31
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Level 38
Mantine
#226 / Water · Flying
Level 39
Milotic
#350 / Water
Level 17
Gorebyss
#368 / Water
Level 19
Luvdisc
#370 / Water
Level 40
Kyogre
#382 / Water
Level 30
Finneon
#456 / Water
Level 33
Lumineon
#457 / Water
Level 35
Mantyke
#458 / Water · Flying
Level 39
Palkia
#484 / Water · Dragon
Level 24
Phione
#489 / Water
Level 54
Manaphy
#490 / Water
Level 54
Tympole
#535 / Water
Level 20
Palpitoad
#536 / Water · Ground
Level 20
Seismitoad
#537 / Water · Ground
Level 20
Ducklett
#580 / Water · Flying
Level 24
Swanna
#581 / Water · Flying
Level 24
Alomomola
#594 / Water
Level 5
Wishiwashi
Solo Form
#746 / Water
Level 17
Dewpider
#751 / Water · Bug
Level 24
Araquanid
#752 / Water · Bug
Level 26
Tapu Fini
#788 / Water · Fairy
Level 53

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Aqua Ring as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

Learnt in previous generations only

These Pokémon can only learn Aqua Ring in previous games; check the respective Pokédex pages for full details.

Suicune
#245 / Water
Gen 4 — Special