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
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Level 1
Wingull
#278 / Water · Flying
Level 45
Pelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Level 55
Whimsicott
#547 / Grass · Fairy
Level 1
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Level 62
Noibat
#714 / Flying · Dragon
Level 52
Noivern
#715 / Flying · Dragon
Level 56

Learnt by TR

Mew
#151 / Psychic
Mantine
#226 / Water · Flying
Kingdra
#230 / Water · Dragon
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Wingull
#278 / Water · Flying
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Noibat
#714 / Flying · Dragon
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Frosmoth
#873 / Ice · Bug