Dewgong

Dewgong is a Water/Ice type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Sea Lion Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 087
Type Water Ice
Species Sea Lion Pokémon
Height 5′07″ (1.7 m)
Weight 264.6 lbs (120.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Thick Fat
2. Hydration
Ice Body (hidden ability)
Local № 087 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
177 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
087 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
179 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
266 (Black 2/White 2)
116 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
087 (Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Defense
Catch rate 75 (9.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 166
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field, Water 1
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 90
290 384
Attack 70
130 262
Defense 80
148 284
Sp. Atk 70
130 262
Sp. Def 95
175 317
Speed 70
130 262
Total 475 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.

Evolution chart

(Level 34)

Dewgong changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Stores thermal energy in its body. Swims at a steady 8 knots even in intensely cold waters.
Yellow Its entire body is a snowy-white. Unharmed by even intense cold, it swims powerfully in icy waters.
Gold Its streamlined body has little drag in water. The colder the temperature, the friskier it gets.
Silver It loves frigid seas with ice floes. It uses its long tail to change swimming direction quickly.
Crystal It sleeps under shallow ocean waters during the day, then looks for food at night when it's cold.
Ruby
Sapphire
DEWGONG loves to snooze on bitterly cold ice. The sight of this POKéMON sleeping on a glacier was mistakenly thought to be a mermaid by a mariner long ago.
FireRed Its body is covered with a pure white fur. The colder the weather, the more active it becomes.
LeafGreen It stores thermal energy in the body. It swims at a steady eight knots even in intensely cold waters.
Emerald It loves to snooze on bitterly cold ice. The sight of this POKéMON sleeping on a glacier was mistakenly thought to be a mermaid by a mariner long ago.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
In snow, the pure white coat covering its body obscures it from predators.
HeartGold Its streamlined body has little drag in water. The colder the temperature, the friskier it gets.
SoulSilver It loves frigid seas with ice floes. It uses its long tail to change swimming direction quickly.
Black
White
In snow, the pure white coat covering its body obscures it from predators.
Black 2
White 2
Its streamlined body has low resistance, and it swims around cold oceans at a speed of eight knots.
X Its body is covered with a pure white fur. The colder the weather, the more active it becomes.
Y Its streamlined body has little drag in water. The colder the temperature, the friskier it gets.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Dewgong loves to snooze on bitterly cold ice. The sight of this Pokémon sleeping on a glacier was mistakenly thought to be a mermaid by a mariner long ago.
Ultra Sun It swims through the ocean at a speed of eight knots, searching for Pokémon that will become its prey. It’s especially fond of Wishiwashi.
Ultra Moon It sunbathes on the beach after meals. The rise in its body temperature helps its digestion.

Moves learned by Dewgong

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1HeadbuttNormal 70 100
1Icy WindIce 55 95
1Sheer ColdIce
1Signal BeamBug 75 100
3GrowlNormal 100
7Signal BeamBug 75 100
11Icy WindIce 55 95
13EncoreNormal 100
17Ice ShardIce 40 100
21RestPsychic
23Aqua RingWater
27Aurora BeamIce 65 100
31Aqua JetWater 40 100
33BrineWater 65 100
39Take DownNormal 90 85
45DiveWater 80 100
49Aqua TailWater 90 90
55Ice BeamIce 90 100
61SafeguardNormal
65HailIce

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Sheer ColdIce

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BelchPoison 120 90
DisableNormal 100
EncoreNormal 100
EntrainmentNormal 100
Fake OutNormal 40 100
Horn DrillNormal
Icicle SpearIce 25 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
LickGhost 30 100
Perish SongNormal
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SlamNormal 80 75
Sleep TalkNormal
Spit UpNormal 100
StockpileNormal
SwallowNormal
Water PulseWater 60 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWater 90 90
Drill RunGround 80 95
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron TailSteel 100 75
LiquidationWater 85 100
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Water PulseWater 60 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Dewgong. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Water SportWater Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
56FlingDark 100
67Smart StrikeSteel 70
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
79Frost BreathIce 60 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94SurfWater 90 100
98WaterfallWater 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Dewgong 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
Bubble BeamWater 65 100 Generation 1 — TM
Pay DayNormal 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormal 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
Water GunWater 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 1 — HM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
PeckFlying 35 100 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
AvalancheIce 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWater 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Dewgong learns the following moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Aqua JetWater 40 100
1EncoreNormal 100
1Fake OutNormal 40 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1HeadbuttNormal 70 100
1Horn DrillNormal
4GrowlNormal 100
8EncoreNormal 100
12Aqua JetWater 40 100
15Ice ShardIce 40 100
20RestPsychic
26Aurora BeamIce 65 100
32WaterfallWater 80 100
42Take DownNormal 90 85
52Ice BeamIce 90 100
62Double-EdgeNormal 120 100

Moves learnt by TM

Dewgong is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HeadbuttNormal 70 100
3Helping HandNormal
5RestPsychic
7ProtectNormal
8SubstituteNormal
12FacadeNormal 70 100
19Iron TailSteel 100 75
25WaterfallWater 80 100
27ToxicPoison 90
47SurfWater 90 100
48Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
51BlizzardIce 110 70
55Ice BeamIce 90 100
57Pay DayNormal 40 100
58Drill RunGround 80 95
60MegahornBug 120 85

Dewgong sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Dewgong  sprite from Red & Blue Dewgong  sprite from Silver Dewgong  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Dewgong  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Dewgong  sprite from Black & White Dewgong  sprite from X & Y Dewgong  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Dewgong Shiny sprite from Silver Dewgong Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Dewgong Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Dewgong Shiny sprite from Black & White Dewgong Shiny sprite from X & Y Dewgong Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Dewgong

Red
Blue
Seafoam Islands
Yellow Cinnabar Island, Seafoam Islands
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Evolve Seel
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Icefall Cave, Seafoam Islands
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond Route 226, 230
Pearl Trade/migrate from another game
Platinum Victory Road
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Seafoam Islands
Black
White
Giant Chasm
Black 2
White 2
Giant Chasm, Seaside Cave
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Shoal Cave
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Evolve Seel
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Seafoam Islands

Other languages

English Dewgong
Japanese ジュゴン (Jugon)
German Jugong
French Lamantine

Name origin

dugong
aquatic mammal
dew
moisture often found on grass or plants