Dragonair

Dragonair is a Dragon type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Dragon Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 148
Type Dragon
Species Dragon Pokémon
Height 13′01″ (4.0 m)
Weight 36.4 lbs (16.5 kg)
Abilities 1. Shed Skin
Marvel Scale (hidden ability)
Local № 148 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
242 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
148 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
247 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
146 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
282 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
380 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
148 (Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee)

Training

EV yield 2 Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 35 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 147
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Dragon, Water 1
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 40 (10,024–10,280 steps)

Base stats

HP 61
232 326
Attack 84
155 293
Defense 65
121 251
Sp. Atk 70
130 262
Sp. Def 70
130 262
Speed 70
130 262
Total 420 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 Dragonair.

Evolution chart

(Level 30) (Level 55)

Dragonair changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
A mystical POKéMON that exudes a gentle aura. Has the ability to change climate conditions.
Yellow According to a witness, its body was surrounded by a strange aura that gave it a mystical look.
Gold They say that if it emits an aura from its whole body, the weather will begin to change instantly.
Silver Its crystalline orbs appear to give this POKéMON the power to freely control the weather.
Crystal It is called the divine POKéMON. When its entire body brightens slightly, the weather changes.
Ruby
Sapphire
DRAGONAIR stores an enormous amount of energy inside its body. It is said to alter weather conditions in its vicinity by discharging energy from the crystals on its neck and tail.
FireRed It is said to live in seas and lakes. Even though it has no wings, it has been seen flying occasionally.
LeafGreen A mystical POKéMON that exudes a gentle aura. It is said to have the ability to change the weather.
Emerald A DRAGONAIR stores an enormous amount of energy inside its body. It is said to alter the weather around it by loosing energy from the crystals on its neck and tail.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
If its body takes on an aura, the weather changes instantly. It is said to live in seas and lakes.
HeartGold They say that if it emits an aura from its whole body, the weather will begin to change instantly.
SoulSilver Its crystalline orbs appear to give this Pokémon the power to freely control the weather.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
If its body takes on an aura, the weather changes instantly. It is said to live in seas and lakes.
X Its crystalline orbs appear to give this Pokémon the power to freely control the weather.
Y A mystical Pokémon that exudes a gentle aura. It is said to have the ability to change the weather.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Dragonair stores an enormous amount of energy inside its body. It is said to alter weather conditions in its vicinity by discharging energy from the crystals on its neck and tail.
Sun It has long been thought that its crystalline orbs are imbued with the power to control the weather.
Moon From time immemorial, it has been venerated by agricultural peoples as an entity able to control the weather.
Ultra Sun Lakes where Dragonair live are filled with offerings from people, because they believe this Pokémon is able to control the weather.
Ultra Moon Some say that if you see it at the start of the year, flying through the sky and twisting its body, you’ll be healthy all year long.

Moves learned by Dragonair

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1Thunder WaveElectric 90
1TwisterDragon 40 100
1WrapNormal 15 90
5Thunder WaveElectric 90
11TwisterDragon 40 100
15Dragon RageDragon 100
21SlamNormal 80 75
25AgilityPsychic
33Dragon TailDragon 60 90
39Aqua TailWater 90 90
47Dragon RushDragon 100 75
53SafeguardNormal
61Dragon DanceDragon
67OutrageDragon 120 100
75Hyper BeamNormal 150 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua JetWater 40 100
Dragon BreathDragon 60 100
Dragon DanceDragon
Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
Dragon RushDragon 100 75
Extreme SpeedNormal 80 100
HazeIce
Iron TailSteel 100 75
MistIce
SupersonicNormal 55
Water PulseWater 60 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWater 90 90
BindNormal 15 85
Draco MeteorDragon 130 90
Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron TailSteel 100 75
OutrageDragon 120 100
Shock WaveElectric 60
SnoreNormal 50 100
Water PulseWater 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

Dragonair 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
11Sunny DayFire
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
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
59Brutal SwingDark 60 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
82Dragon TailDragon 60 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94SurfWater 90 100
98WaterfallWater 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Dragonair 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
Horn DrillNormal Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormal 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
Water GunWater 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Zap CannonElectric 120 50 Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWater 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Dragon RageDragon 100
1LeerNormal 100
1Thunder WaveElectric 90
1WrapNormal 15 90
7Thunder WaveElectric 90
14Dragon RageDragon 100
21AgilityPsychic
28Dragon TailDragon 60 90
40SlamNormal 80 75
52OutrageDragon 120 100
64Hyper BeamNormal 150 90

Moves learnt by TM

Dragonair 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
5RestPsychic
6Light ScreenPsychic
7ProtectNormal
8SubstituteNormal
9ReflectPsychic
12FacadeNormal 70 100
16Thunder WaveElectric 90
17Dragon TailDragon 60 90
19Iron TailSteel 100 75
25WaterfallWater 80 100
27ToxicPoison 90
34Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
36ThunderboltElectric 90 100
37FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38ThunderElectric 110 70
39OutrageDragon 120 100
46Fire BlastFire 110 85
47SurfWater 90 100
48Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
51BlizzardIce 110 70
55Ice BeamIce 90 100

Dragonair sprites

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

Where to find Dragonair

Red
Blue
Evolve Dratini
Yellow Safari Zone
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Route 45, Dragon's Den
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Safari Zone
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Mt. Coronet
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Dragon's Den
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Dragonspiral Tower
X
Y
Route 21
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Poni Gauntlet, Poni Meadow, Vast Poni Canyon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Poni Gauntlet, Poni Meadow
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Route 10

Other languages

English Dragonair
Japanese ハクリュー (Hakuryu)
German Dragonir
French Draco

Name origin

dragon
mythical fire-breathing creature
air
relating to its majesty