Hurricane (move)

Move data

Type Flying
Category   Special
Power 110
Accuracy 70
PP 10  (max. 16)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 5

Machine/Record

Sword​/​Shield TR89

Effects

Hurricane deals damage and has a 30% chance of confusing the target.

Pokémon with the ability Own Tempo or those behind a Substitute cannot be confused.

If used during rain, Hurricane ignores accuracy. Conversely, if used during intense sunlight, its accuracy drops to 50%. Hurricane can hit Pokémon in the invulnerable stage of Fly and Bounce.

Changes

In Generation 5, Hurricane has base power 120.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Flyinium Z and uses its Z-Power, Hurricane turns into Supersonic Skystrike and has base power 185.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets any single Pokémon on the field including non-adjacent ones.

Other languages

English Hurricane
Japanese ぼうふう (Bōfū)
German Orkan
French Vent Violent
Italian Tifone
Spanish Vendaval

Game descriptions

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user attacks by wrapping its opponent in a fierce wind that flies up into the sky. It may also confuse the target.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user attacks by wrapping its opponent in a fierce wind that flies up into the sky. This may also confuse the target.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user attacks by wrapping its opponent in a fierce wind that flies up into the sky. This may also confuse the target.
Sword​/​Shield The user attacks by wrapping its opponent in a fierce wind that flies up into the sky. This may also confuse the target.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Hurricane 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.

Gyarados
#130 / Water · Flying
Level 44
Articuno
#144 / Ice · Flying
Level 55
Articuno
Galarian Articuno
#144 / Psychic · Flying
Level 55
Moltres
#146 / Fire · Flying
Level 55
Moltres
Galarian Moltres
#146 / Dark · Flying
Level 55
Dragonite
#149 / Dragon · Flying
Level 1
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Level 1
Wingull
#278 / Water · Flying
Level 45
Pelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Level 55
Rayquaza
#384 / Dragon · Flying
Level 72
Whimsicott
#547 / Grass · Fairy
Level 1
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Level 62
Tornadus
Incarnate Forme
#641 / Flying
Level 65
Tornadus
Therian Forme
#641 / Flying
Level 65
Noibat
#714 / Flying · Dragon
Level 52
Noivern
#715 / Flying · Dragon
Level 56
Yveltal
#717 / Dark · Flying
Level 70

Learnt by TR

Articuno
#144 / Ice · Flying
Articuno
Galarian Articuno
#144 / Psychic · Flying
Zapdos
Galarian Zapdos
#145 / Fighting · Flying
Moltres
#146 / Fire · Flying
Moltres
Galarian Moltres
#146 / Dark · Flying
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Crobat
#169 / Poison · Flying
Mantine
#226 / Water · Flying
Kingdra
#230 / Water · Dragon
Lugia
#249 / Psychic · Flying
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Wingull
#278 / Water · Flying
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Tornadus
Incarnate Forme
#641 / Flying
Tornadus
Therian Forme
#641 / Flying
Noibat
#714 / Flying · Dragon
Yveltal
#717 / Dark · Flying
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Frosmoth
#873 / Ice · Bug