Scorching Sands (move)

Move data

Type Ground
Category Special  Special
Power 70
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 8

Effects

The user throws scorching sand at the target to attack. This may also leave the target with a burn.

Scorching Sands is a tutor move available in The Isle of Armor DLC.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Scorching Sands
Japanese ねっさのだいち
German Brandsand
French Sable Ardent
Italian Sabbiardente
Spanish Arenas Ardientes

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Scorching Sands from a move tutor in the games.

Diglett
Alolan Diglett
#050 / Ground · Steel
Dugtrio
Alolan Dugtrio
#051 / Ground · Steel
Arcanine
#059 / Fire
Rapidash
#078 / Fire
Onix
#095 / Rock · Ground
Cubone
#104 / Ground
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Rhyhorn
#111 / Ground · Rock
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Moltres
#146 / Fire · Flying
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Steelix
#208 / Steel · Ground
Entei
#244 / Fire
Ho-oh
#250 / Fire · Flying
Torkoal
#324 / Fire
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Gible
#443 / Dragon · Ground
Gabite
#444 / Dragon · Ground
Heatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
Victini
#494 / Psychic · Fire
Sandile
#551 / Ground · Dark
Krokorok
#552 / Ground · Dark
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Heatmor
#631 / Fire
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Zygarde
50% Forme
#718 / Dragon · Ground
Volcanion
#721 / Fire · Water
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Carkol
#838 / Rock · Fire
Coalossal
#839 / Rock · Fire
Sizzlipede
#850 / Fire · Bug
Centiskorch
#851 / Fire · Bug