Claydol

Claydol is a Ground/Psychic type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Clay Doll Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 344
Type Ground Psychic
Species Clay Doll Pokémon
Height 1.5 m (4′11″)
Weight 108.0 kg (238.1 lbs)
Abilities 1. Levitate
Local № 132 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
170 (Black 2/White 2)
137 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
311 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
083 (Sword/Shield)
152 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Defense
Catch rate 90 (11.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 175
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Mineral
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 70
130 262
Defense 105
193 339
Sp. Atk 70
130 262
Sp. Def 120
220 372
Speed 75
139 273
Total 500 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 Claydol.

Evolution chart

(Level 36)

Claydol changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby CLAYDOL are said to be dolls of mud made by primitive humans and brought to life by exposure to a mysterious ray. This POKéMON moves about while levitating.
Sapphire CLAYDOL is an enigma that appeared from a clay statue made by an ancient civilization dating back 20,000 years. This POKéMON shoots beams from both its hands.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It appears to have been born from clay dolls made by ancient people. It uses telekinesis to float and move.
Emerald A CLAYDOL sleeps while hovering in midair. Its arms are separate from its body. They are kept floating by the POKéMON’s manipulation of psychic power.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
An ancient clay figurine that came to life as a Pokémon from exposure to a mysterious ray of light.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It is said that it originates from clay dolls made by an ancient civilization.
Black
White
An ancient clay figurine that came to life as a Pokémon from exposure to a mysterious ray of light.
Black 2
White 2
This mysterious Pokémon started life as an ancient clay figurine made over 20,000 years ago.
X An ancient clay figurine that came to life as a Pokémon from exposure to a mysterious ray of light.
Y It is said that it originates from clay dolls made by an ancient civilization.
Omega Ruby Claydol are said to be dolls of mud made by primitive humans and brought to life by exposure to a mysterious ray. This Pokémon moves about while levitating.
Alpha Sapphire Claydol is an enigma that appeared from a clay statue made by an ancient civilization dating back 20,000 years. This Pokémon shoots beams from both its hands.
Ultra Sun If it gets wet, its body melts. When rain starts to fall, it wraps its whole body up with its psychic powers to protect itself.
Ultra Moon The ancient people who made it apparently modeled it after something that descended from the sky. It fires beams from both arms.
Sword This mysterious Pokémon started life as an ancient clay figurine made over 20,000 years ago.
Shield It appears to have been born from clay dolls made by ancient people. It uses telekinesis to float and move.

Moves learned by Claydol

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
1HardenNormalStatus
1Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90
1Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
1Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
1TeleportPsychicStatus
9Rock TombRockPhysical 60 95
12Power TrickPsychicStatus
15PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
18Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
21ImprisonPsychicStatus
24Cosmic PowerPsychicStatus
27ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
30Earth PowerGroundSpecial 90 100
33Self-DestructNormalPhysical 200 100
38Guard SplitPsychicStatus
38Power SplitPsychicStatus
43SandstormRockStatus
48ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100

Moves learnt on evolution

Claydol learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sword & Shield (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90

Egg moves

Claydol does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Expanding ForcePsychicSpecial 80 100
Scorching SandsGroundSpecial 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
1HardenNormalStatus
1Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90
1Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
1TeleportPsychicStatus
4Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
7Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
10Heal BlockPsychicStatus 100
13Rock TombRockPhysical 60 95
16PsybeamPsychicSpecial 65 100
19Ancient PowerRockSpecial 60 100
22Cosmic PowerPsychicStatus
25Power TrickPsychicStatus
28Self-DestructNormalPhysical 200 100
31ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
34Guard SplitPsychicStatus
34Power SplitPsychicStatus
40Earth PowerGroundSpecial 90 100
46SandstormRockStatus
52ImprisonPsychicStatus
58ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Hyper BeamNormalSpecial 150 90

Egg moves

Claydol does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Claydol 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
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Claydol sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Claydol  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Claydol  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Claydol  sprite from Black & White Claydol  sprite from X & Y Claydol  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Claydol  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Claydol Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Claydol Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Claydol Shiny sprite from Black & White Claydol Shiny sprite from X & Y Claydol Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Claydol

Ruby
Sapphire
Sky Pillar
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Sky Pillar
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
Evolve Baltoy
SoulSilver Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Relic Castle
Black 2
White 2
Evolve Baltoy
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Sky Pillar
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Moon Evolve Baltoy
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Axew's Eye, Lake of Outrage, Giant's Foot, Three-Point Pass

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Claydol
Japanese ネンドール (Nendoll)
German Lepumentas
French Kaorine

Name origin

clay
hard substance used for crockery and decorations
doll
plaything
dreidel
Jewish spinning top