Aurorus

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

Aurorus can blast freezing cold air to form a wall of ice to protect itself from attacks.

Pokédex data

National № 699
Type Rock Ice
Species Tundra Pokémon
Height 8′10″ (2.7 m)
Weight 496.0 lbs (225.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Refrigerate
Snow Warning (hidden ability)
Local № 067 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
246 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 2 HP
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 104
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 123
356 450
Attack 77
143 278
Defense 72
134 267
Sp. Atk 99
182 326
Sp. Def 92
170 311
Speed 58
108 236
Total 521 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 Aurorus.

Evolution chart

(Level 39, Nighttime)

Pokédex entries

X
Omega Ruby
The diamond-shaped crystals on its body expel air as cold as -240 degrees Fahrenheit, surrounding its enemies and encasing them in ice.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Using its diamond-shaped crystals, it can instantly create a wall of ice to block an opponent’s attack.
Ultra Sun An Aurorus was found frozen solid within a glacier, just as it appeared long ago, which became quite a big event in the news.
Ultra Moon This usually quiet and kindly Pokémon has a surface temperature of around –240 degrees Fahrenheit.

Moves learned by Aurorus

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Freeze-DryIce 70 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1Powder SnowIce 40 100
1Rock ThrowRock 50 90
1Thunder WaveElectric 90
5Thunder WaveElectric 90
10Rock ThrowRock 50 90
13Icy WindIce 55 95
15Take DownNormal 90 85
18MistIce
20Aurora BeamIce 65 100
26Ancient PowerRock 60 100
30RoundNormal 60 100
34AvalancheIce 60 100
38HailIce
43Nature PowerNormal
46EncoreNormal 100
50Light ScreenPsychic
56Ice BeamIce 90 100
63Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
74BlizzardIce 110 70

Moves learnt on evolution

Aurorus learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Freeze-DryIce 70 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BarrierPsychic
DischargeElectric 80 100
HazeIce
Magnet RiseElectric
Mirror CoatPsychic 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
69Rock PolishRock
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
79Frost BreathIce 60 90
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
82Dragon TailDragon 60 90
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
91Flash CannonSteel 80 100
96Nature PowerNormal
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Aurorus 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
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Aurorus does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Moves learnt by TM

Aurorus does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Aurorus sprites

Type Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Aurorus  sprite from X & Y Aurorus  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Aurorus Shiny sprite from X & Y Aurorus Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Aurorus

X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Amaura
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Evolve Amaura
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Aurorus
Japanese アマルルガ (Amaruruga)
German Amagarga
French Dragmara

Name origin

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