Dialga

Dialga is a Steel/Dragon type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Temporal Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 483
Type Steel Dragon
Species Temporal Pokémon
Height 17′09″ (5.4 m)
Weight 1505.8 lbs (683.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Pressure
Telepathy (hidden ability)
Local № 149 (Diamond/Pearl)
149 (Platinum)

Training

EV yield 3 Special Attack
Catch rate 3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 0 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 306
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 120 (base 30,720 steps)

Base stats

HP 100
310 404
Attack 120
220 372
Defense 120
220 372
Sp. Atk 150
274 438
Sp. Def 100
184 328
Speed 90
166 306
Total 680 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 Dialga.

Evolution chart

Dialga changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond It has the power to control time. It appears in Sinnoh-region myths as an ancient deity.
Pearl A Pokémon spoken of in legend. It is said that time began moving when DIALGA was born.
Platinum A legendary Pokémon of Sinnoh. It is said that time flows when DIALGA’s heart beats.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
This Pokémon completely controls the flow of time. It uses its power to travel at will through the past and future.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
A legendary Pokémon of Sinnoh. It is said that time flows when Dialga’s heart beats.
X
Omega Ruby
A Pokémon spoken of in legend. It is said that time began moving when Dialga was born.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It has the power to control time. It appears in Sinnoh-region myths as an ancient deity.

Moves learned by Dialga

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Dragon BreathDragon 60 100
1Scary FaceNormal 100
6Metal ClawSteel 50 95
10Ancient PowerRock 60 100
15SlashNormal 70 100
19Power GemRock 80 100
24Metal BurstSteel 100
28Dragon ClawDragon 80 100
33Earth PowerGround 90 100
37Aura SphereFighting 80
42Iron TailSteel 100 75
46Roar of TimeDragon 150 90
50Flash CannonSteel 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2Dragon ClawDragon 80 100
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
37SandstormRock
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
82Dragon TailDragon 60 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
91Flash CannonSteel 80 100
92Trick RoomPsychic
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Dialga 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
Heal BlockPsychic Generation 4 — Level up
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Dragon BreathDragon 60 100
1Scary FaceNormal 100
6Metal ClawSteel 50 95
10Ancient PowerRock 60 100
15SlashNormal 70 100
19Power GemRock 80 100
24Metal BurstSteel 100
28Dragon ClawDragon 80 100
33Earth PowerGround 90 100
37Aura SphereFighting 80
42Iron TailSteel 100 75
46Roar of TimeDragon 150 90
50Flash CannonSteel 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Draco MeteorDragon 130 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2Dragon ClawDragon 80 100
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
8Bulk UpFighting
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
31Brick BreakFighting 75 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
37SandstormRock
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
71Stone EdgeRock 100 80
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
82Dragon TailDragon 60 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
91Flash CannonSteel 80 100
92Trick RoomPsychic
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Heal BlockPsychic Generation 4 — Level up
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Dialga sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Dialga  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Dialga  sprite from Black & White Dialga  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Dialga Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Dialga Shiny sprite from Black & White Dialga Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Dialga

Diamond Spear Pillar
Pearl Trade/migrate from another game
Platinum Spear Pillar
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Sinjoh Ruins
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun Ultra Space Wilds
Ultra Moon Trade/migrate from another game

Other languages

English Dialga
Japanese ディアルガ (Dialga)
German Dialga
French Dialga

Name origin

diamond
precious stone; game of which Dialga is the mascot
dragon
mythical fire-breathing creature