Skarmory - Generation 4 learnset

Below are all the moves that Skarmory can learn in Generation 4, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Diamond
  • Pokémon Pearl
  • Pokémon Platinum
  • Pokémon HeartGold
  • Pokémon SoulSilver

Moves learnt by level up

Skarmory learns the following moves in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1PeckFlying 35 100
7Sand AttackGround 100
11SwiftNormal 60
14AgilityPsychic
20Fury AttackNormal 15 85
24Air CutterFlying 60 95
27SpikesGround
33Metal SoundSteel 85
38Steel WingSteel 70 90
40Air SlashFlying 75 95
46SlashNormal 70 100
50Night SlashDark 70 100

Egg moves

Skarmory learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Skarmory egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDark 60 100
Brave BirdFlying 120 100
CurseGhost
Drill PeckFlying 80 100
PursuitDark 40 100
Sky AttackFlying 140 90
WhirlwindNormal

Moves learnt by HM

Skarmory is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
2FlyFlying 90 95
5DefogFlying
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Skarmory is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Steel WingSteel 70 90
51RoostFlying
58EndureNormal
66PaybackDark 50 100
70FlashNormal 100
75Swords DanceNormal
76Stealth RockRock
78CaptivateNormal 100
79Dark PulseDark 80 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88PluckFlying 60 100
90SubstituteNormal
91Flash CannonSteel 80 100

Transfer-only moves

Skarmory can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Diamond & Pearl.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Skarmory learns the following moves in Pokémon Platinum at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1PeckFlying 35 100
6Sand AttackGround 100
9SwiftNormal 60
12AgilityPsychic
17Fury AttackNormal 15 85
20FeintNormal 30 100
23Air CutterFlying 60 95
28SpikesGround
31Metal SoundSteel 85
34Steel WingSteel 70 90
39Air SlashFlying 75 95
42SlashNormal 70 100
45Night SlashDark 70 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDark 60 100
Brave BirdFlying 120 100
CurseGhost
Drill PeckFlying 80 100
PursuitDark 40 100
Sky AttackFlying 140 90
WhirlwindNormal

Move Tutor moves

Skarmory can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Platinum from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Air CutterFlying 60 95
Fury CutterBug 40 95
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron DefenseSteel
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Ominous WindGhost 60 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SwiftNormal 60
TwisterDragon 40 100

Moves learnt by HM

Skarmory is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
2FlyFlying 90 95
5DefogFlying
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Skarmory is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Steel WingSteel 70 90
51RoostFlying
58EndureNormal
66PaybackDark 50 100
70FlashNormal 100
75Swords DanceNormal
76Stealth RockRock
78CaptivateNormal 100
79Dark PulseDark 80 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88PluckFlying 60 100
90SubstituteNormal
91Flash CannonSteel 80 100

Transfer-only moves

Skarmory can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Platinum.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Skarmory learns the following moves in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1PeckFlying 35 100
6Sand AttackGround 100
9SwiftNormal 60
12AgilityPsychic
17Fury AttackNormal 15 85
20FeintNormal 30 100
23Air CutterFlying 60 95
28SpikesGround
31Metal SoundSteel 85
34Steel WingSteel 70 90
39Air SlashFlying 75 95
42SlashNormal 70 100
45Night SlashDark 70 100

Egg moves

Skarmory learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Skarmory egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AssuranceDark 60 100
Brave BirdFlying 120 100
CurseGhost
Drill PeckFlying 80 100
Guard SwapPsychic
PursuitDark 40 100
Sky AttackFlying 140 90
WhirlwindNormal

Move Tutor moves

Skarmory can be taught these attacks in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Air CutterFlying 60 95
Fury CutterBug 40 95
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron DefenseSteel
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Ominous WindGhost 60 100
Sky AttackFlying 140 90
SnoreNormal 50 100
SwiftNormal 60
TailwindFlying
TwisterDragon 40 100

Moves learnt by HM

Skarmory is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
2FlyFlying 90 95
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Skarmory is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
40Aerial AceFlying 60
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
47Steel WingSteel 70 90
51RoostFlying
58EndureNormal
66PaybackDark 50 100
70FlashNormal 100
75Swords DanceNormal
76Stealth RockRock
78CaptivateNormal 100
79Dark PulseDark 80 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88PluckFlying 60 100
90SubstituteNormal
91Flash CannonSteel 80 100

Transfer-only moves

Skarmory can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CounterFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor