Hydro Cannon (move)

Move data

Type Water
Category   Special
Power 150
Accuracy 90
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 3

Effects

User must recharge next turn.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Waterium Z and uses its Z-Power, Hydro Cannon turns into Hydro Vortex and has base power 200.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Powerful, but leaves the user immobile the next turn.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The foe is hit with a watery cannon. The user can’t move on the next turn.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The foe is hit with a watery blast. The user must rest on the next turn, however.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The target is hit with a watery blast. The user must rest on the next turn, however.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The target is hit with a watery blast. The user can’t move on the next turn.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The target is hit with a watery blast. The user can’t move on the next turn.

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Hydro Cannon by the various move tutors in the games.