Poliwhirl - Generation 2 learnset

Below are all the moves that Poliwhirl can learn in Generation 2, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Gold
  • Pokémon Silver
  • Pokémon Crystal

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 Gold & Silver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
1HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
7HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
13Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
19Double SlapNormalPhysical 15 85
27Rain DanceWaterStatus
35Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
43Belly DrumNormalStatus
51Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Egg moves

Poliwhirl learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Gold & Silver. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Poliwhirl egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
HazeIceStatus
Mind ReaderNormalStatus
MistIceStatus
SplashNormalStatus

Moves learnt by HM

Poliwhirl is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Gold & Silver:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Poliwhirl is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Gold & Silver:

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
1HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
7HypnosisPsychicStatus 60
13Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
19Double SlapNormalPhysical 15 85
27Rain DanceWaterStatus
35Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
43Belly DrumNormalStatus
51Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Egg moves

Poliwhirl learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Crystal. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Poliwhirl egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
HazeIceStatus
Mind ReaderNormalStatus
MistIceStatus
SplashNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

Poliwhirl can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Crystal from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by HM

Poliwhirl is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Poliwhirl is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Crystal: