Amaura

Amaura is a Rock/Ice type Pokémon introduced in Generation 6. It is known as the Tundra Pokémon.

It's believed that Amaura is over one hundred million years old.

Amaura is obtained by reviving it from the Sail Fossil.

Pokédex data

National № 698
Type Rock Ice
Species Tundra Pokémon
Height 1.3 m (4′03″)
Weight 25.2 kg (55.6 lbs)
Abilities 1. Refrigerate
Snow Warning (hidden ability)
Local № 066 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
245 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
085 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 1 HP
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 72
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Monster
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 30 (7,454–7,710 steps)

Base stats

HP 77
264 358
Attack 59
110 238
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 67
125 256
Sp. Def 63
117 247
Speed 46
87 210
Total 362 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Amaura.

Evolution chart

#698
Amaura
Rock · Ice
(Level 39, Nighttime)
#699
Aurorus
Rock · Ice

Amaura changes

Pokédex entries

X
Omega Ruby
This ancient Pokémon was restored from part of its body that had been frozen in ice for over 100 million years.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
This calm Pokémon lived in a cold land where there were no violent predators like Tyrantrum.
Ultra Sun It lived in cold areas in ancient times. It’s said that when Amaura whinnies, auroras appear in the night sky.
Ultra Moon Amaura was restored successfully, but it’s not expected to live long because of the heat of the current environment.
Sword This Pokémon was successfully restored from a fossil. In the past, it lived with others of its kind in cold lands where there were fewer predators.
Shield Amaura is an ancient Pokémon that has gone extinct. Specimens of this species can sometimes be found frozen in ice.

Moves learned by Amaura

Moves learnt by level up

Amaura learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Powder SnowIceSpecial 40 100
4EncoreNormalStatus 100
8Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
12Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
16RoundNormalSpecial 60 100
20MistIceStatus
24Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
28Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
32Nature PowerNormalStatus
36Freeze-DryIceSpecial 70 100
40Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100
44Light ScreenPsychicStatus
48HailIceStatus
52BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70
56Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90

Egg moves

Amaura learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Amaura egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora VeilIceStatus
DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
HazeIceStatus
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
Rock ThrowRockPhysical 50 90
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85

Move Tutor moves

Amaura can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Sword & Shield from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Meteor BeamRockSpecial 120 90

Moves learnt by TM

Amaura is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by TR

Amaura is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by level up

Amaura learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Powder SnowIceSpecial 40 100
5Thunder WaveElectricStatus 90
10Rock ThrowRockPhysical 50 90
13Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
15Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
18MistIceStatus
20Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
26Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
30RoundNormalSpecial 60 100
34AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100
38HailIceStatus
41Nature PowerNormalStatus
44EncoreNormalStatus 100
47Light ScreenPsychicStatus
50Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100
57Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90
65BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

Amaura learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Amaura egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BarrierPsychicStatus
DischargeElectricSpecial 80 100
HazeIceStatus
Magnet RiseElectricStatus
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100

Move Tutor moves

Amaura can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Moves learnt by TM

Amaura is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Amaura can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Amaura sprites

Type Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Amaura  sprite from X & Y Amaura  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Amaura  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Amaura Shiny sprite from X & Y Amaura Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Amaura

X
Y
Ambrette Town
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Rustboro City
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 8
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Slippery Slope, Frostpoint Field, Snowslide Slope
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Amaura
Japanese アマルス (Amarus)
German Amarino
French Amagara

Name origin

Amargasaurus
a small sauropod dinosaur
aurora
a luminous atmospheric phenomenon occurring in the arctic/antarctic