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.
1BubbleWater 40 100
1HypnosisPsychic 60
1Water GunWater 40 100
7HypnosisPsychic 60
13Water GunWater 40 100
19Double SlapNormal 15 85
27Rain DanceWater
35Body SlamNormal 85 100
43Belly DrumNormal
51Hydro PumpWater 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 BeamWater 65 100
HazeIce
Mind ReaderNormal
MistIce
SplashNormal

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3SurfWater 90 100
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6WhirlpoolWater 35 85
7WaterfallWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2HeadbuttNormal 70 100
3CurseGhost
6ToxicPoison 90
8Rock SmashFighting 40 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13SnoreNormal 50 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
16Icy WindIce 55 95
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20EndureNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
31Mud-SlapGround 20 100
32Double TeamNormal
33Ice PunchIce 75 100
34SwaggerNormal 85
35Sleep TalkNormal
40Defense CurlNormal
43DetectFighting
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BubbleWater 40 100
1HypnosisPsychic 60
1Water GunWater 40 100
7HypnosisPsychic 60
13Water GunWater 40 100
19Double SlapNormal 15 85
27Rain DanceWater
35Body SlamNormal 85 100
43Belly DrumNormal
51Hydro PumpWater 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 BeamWater 65 100
HazeIce
Mind ReaderNormal
MistIce
SplashNormal

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ice BeamIce 90 100

Moves learnt by HM

Poliwhirl is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
3SurfWater 90 100
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6WhirlpoolWater 35 85
7WaterfallWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Poliwhirl is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
2HeadbuttNormal 70 100
3CurseGhost
6ToxicPoison 90
8Rock SmashFighting 40 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13SnoreNormal 50 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
16Icy WindIce 55 95
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20EndureNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
31Mud-SlapGround 20 100
32Double TeamNormal
33Ice PunchIce 75 100
34SwaggerNormal 85
35Sleep TalkNormal
40Defense CurlNormal
43DetectFighting
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100