Hail (move)

Move data

Type Ice
Category Status  Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 10  (max. 16)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 3

Machine/Record

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
Sword​/​Shield TM35

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.
Sword​/​Shield The user summons a hailstorm lasting five turns. It damages all Pokémon except Ice types.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Hail at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sword & Shield and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Sandshrew
Alolan Sandshrew
#027 / Ice · Steel
Level 42
Sandslash
Alolan Sandslash
#028 / Ice · Steel
Level 1
Articuno
#144 / Ice · Flying
Level 50
Snorunt
#361 / Ice
Level 45
Glalie
#362 / Ice
Level 47
Spheal
#363 / Ice · Water
Level 48
Sealeo
#364 / Ice · Water
Level 58
Walrein
#365 / Ice · Water
Level 64
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Level 35
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Level 40
Vanillite
#582 / Ice
Level 20
Vanillish
#583 / Ice
Level 20
Vanilluxe
#584 / Ice
Level 20
Cubchoo
#613 / Ice
Level 30
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Level 30
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Level 48
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Level 54
Frosmoth
#873 / Ice · Bug
Level 28
Eiscue
Ice Face
#875 / Ice
Level 42

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
Psyduck
#054 / Water
Golduck
#055 / Water
Poliwag
#060 / Water
Slowpoke
Galarian Slowpoke
#079 / Psychic
Slowbro
Galarian Slowbro
#080 / Poison · Psychic
Cloyster
#091 / Water · Ice
Krabby
#098 / Water
Kingler
#099 / Water
Horsea
#116 / Water
Seadra
#117 / Water
Goldeen
#118 / Water
Seaking
#119 / Water
Staryu
#120 / Water
Mr. Mime
Galarian Mr. Mime
#122 / Ice · Psychic
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Lapras
#131 / Water · Ice
Omanyte
#138 / Rock · Water
Omastar
#139 / Rock · Water
Kabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
Kabutops
#141 / Rock · Water
Articuno
#144 / Ice · Flying
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Wooper
#194 / Water · Ground
Slowking
Galarian Slowking
#199 / Poison · Psychic
Sneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Swinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
Piloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Corsola
Galarian Corsola
#222 / Ghost
Delibird
#225 / Ice · Flying
Mantine
#226 / Water · Flying
Kingdra
#230 / Water · Dragon
Smoochum
#238 / Ice · Psychic
Suicune
#245 / Water
Lugia
#249 / Psychic · Flying
Mudkip
#258 / Water
Lotad
#270 / Water · Grass
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Wingull
#278 / Water · Flying
Azurill
#298 / Normal · Fairy
Carvanha
#318 / Water · Dark
Sharpedo
#319 / Water · Dark
Wailmer
#320 / Water
Wailord
#321 / Water
Crawdaunt
#342 / Water · Dark
Feebas
#349 / Water
Milotic
#350 / Water
Absol
#359 / Dark
Snorunt
#361 / Ice
Glalie
#362 / Ice
Spheal
#363 / Ice · Water
Sealeo
#364 / Ice · Water
Walrein
#365 / Ice · Water
Relicanth
#369 / Water · Rock
Regice
#378 / Ice
Kyogre
#382 / Water
Shellos
#422 / Water
Mantyke
#458 / Water · Flying
Snover
#459 / Grass · Ice
Abomasnow
#460 / Grass · Ice
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Palkia
#484 / Water · Dragon
Tympole
#535 / Water
Basculin
Red-Striped Form
#550 / Water
Vanillite
#582 / Ice
Vanillish
#583 / Ice
Vanilluxe
#584 / Ice
Frillish
#592 / Water · Ghost
Cubchoo
#613 / Ice
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Cryogonal
#615 / Ice
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Keldeo
Ordinary Form
#647 / Water · Fighting
Skrelp
#690 / Poison · Water
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Carbink
#703 / Rock · Fairy
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Bergmite
#712 / Ice
Avalugg
#713 / Ice
Xerneas
#716 / Fairy
Diancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy
Popplio
#728 / Water
Brionne
#729 / Water
Wishiwashi
Solo Form
#746 / Water
Toxapex
#748 / Poison · Water
Wimpod
#767 / Bug · Water
Golisopod
#768 / Bug · Water
Cursola
#864 / Ghost
Mr. Rime
#866 / Ice · Psychic
Frosmoth
#873 / Ice · Bug
Eiscue
Ice Face
#875 / Ice
Arctovish
#883 / Water · Ice
Glastrier
#896 / Ice
Calyrex
Ice Rider
#898 / Psychic · Ice