Hail (move)

Move data

Type Ice
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 3

Technical/Hidden Machine

Ruby​/​Sapphire
FireRed​/​LeafGreen
Emerald
TM07
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
TM07
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM07
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM07
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
TM07

Effects

Hail creates a hailstorm that lasts for 5 turns and induces these additional effects:

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Icium Z and uses its Z-Power, Hail turns into Z-Hail and raises Speed one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the entire field.

Other languages

English Hail
Japanese あられ (Arare)
German Hagelsturm
French Grêle
Italian Grandine
Spanish Granizo

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Summons a hailstorm that strikes every turn.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen A hailstorm lasting five turns damages all POKéMON except the ICE-type.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user summons a hailstorm lasting five turns. It damages all Pokémon except the Ice type.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user summons a hailstorm lasting five turns. It damages all Pokémon except the Ice type.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user summons a hailstorm lasting five turns. It damages all Pokémon except the Ice type.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user summons a hailstorm lasting five turns. It damages all Pokémon except the Ice type.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Hail 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.

Sandshrew
Alolan Sandshrew
#027 / Ice · Steel
Level 42
Seel
#086 / Water
Level 53
Dewgong
#087 / Water · Ice
Level 65
Articuno
#144 / Ice · Flying
Level 57
Castform
#351 / Normal
Level 20
Snorunt
#361 / Ice
Level 50
Glalie
#362 / Ice
Level 54
Spheal
#363 / Ice · Water
Level 36
Sealeo
#364 / Ice · Water
Level 38
Walrein
#365 / Ice · Water
Level 38
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Level 37
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Level 21
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Level 54
Vanillite
#582 / Ice
Level 40
Vanillish
#583 / Ice
Level 42
Vanilluxe
#584 / Ice
Level 42
Cubchoo
#613 / Ice
Level 49
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Level 53
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Level 38
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Level 38

Learnt by TM

Sandshrew
Alolan Sandshrew
#027 / Ice · Steel
Sandslash
Alolan Sandslash
#028 / Ice · Steel
Vulpix
Alolan Vulpix
#037 / Ice
Ninetales
Alolan Ninetales
#038 / Ice · Fairy
Seel
#086 / Water
Dewgong
#087 / Water · Ice
Cloyster
#091 / Water · Ice
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Lapras
#131 / Water · Ice
Omanyte
#138 / Rock · Water
Omastar
#139 / Rock · Water
Kabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Sneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Swinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Lotad
#270 / Water · Grass
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Absol
#359 / Dark
Snorunt
#361 / Ice
Glalie
#362 / Ice
Spheal
#363 / Ice · Water
Sealeo
#364 / Ice · Water
Walrein
#365 / Ice · Water
Regice
#378 / Ice
Snover
#459 / Grass · Ice
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Basculin
Red-Striped Form
#550 / Water
Cubchoo
#613 / Ice
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Carbink
#703 / Rock · Fairy
Avalugg
#713 / Ice
Diancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy
Wishiwashi
Solo Form
#746 / Water
Wimpod
#767 / Bug · Water