Poliwhirl - Generation 1 learnset

Below are all the moves that Poliwhirl can learn in Generation 1, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Red
  • Pokémon Blue
  • Pokémon Yellow

Note: The move categories shown here are based on the move's type, as was the mechanic in Generations 1-3. The moves' detail pages may show a different category for Generation 4+.

Moves learnt by level up

Poliwhirl learns the following moves in Pokémon Red & Blue at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BubbleWater 40 100
1HypnosisPsychic 60
1Water GunWater 40 100
16HypnosisPsychic 60
19Water GunWater 40 100
26Double SlapNormal 15 85
33Body SlamNormal 85 100
41AmnesiaPsychic
49Hydro PumpWater 110 80

Moves learnt by HM

Poliwhirl is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Red & Blue:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3SurfWater 90 100
4StrengthNormal 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Poliwhirl is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Red & Blue:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Mega PunchNormal 80 85
5Mega KickNormal 120 75
6ToxicPoison 90
8Body SlamNormal 85 100
9Take DownNormal 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
11Bubble BeamWater 65 100
12Water GunWater 40 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17SubmissionFighting 80 80
18CounterFighting 100
19Seismic TossFighting 100
20RageNormal 20 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27FissureGround
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
31MimicNormal
32Double TeamNormal
34BideNormal
35MetronomeNormal
40Skull BashNormal 130 100
44RestPsychic
46PsywavePsychic 80
50SubstituteNormal

Moves learnt by level up

Poliwhirl learns the following moves in Pokémon Yellow at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BubbleWater 40 100
1HypnosisPsychic 60
1Water GunWater 40 100
16HypnosisPsychic 60
19Water GunWater 40 100
26Double SlapNormal 15 85
33Body SlamNormal 85 100
41AmnesiaPsychic
49Hydro PumpWater 110 80

Moves learnt by HM

Poliwhirl is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3SurfWater 90 100
4StrengthNormal 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Poliwhirl is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Mega PunchNormal 80 85
5Mega KickNormal 120 75
6ToxicPoison 90
8Body SlamNormal 85 100
9Take DownNormal 90 85
10Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
11Bubble BeamWater 65 100
12Water GunWater 40 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17SubmissionFighting 80 80
18CounterFighting 100
19Seismic TossFighting 100
20RageNormal 20 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27FissureGround
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
31MimicNormal
32Double TeamNormal
34BideNormal
35MetronomeNormal
40Skull BashNormal 130 100
44RestPsychic
46PsywavePsychic 80
50SubstituteNormal