Snorunt

Snorunt is an Ice type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Snow Hat Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 361
Type Ice
Species Snow Hat Pokémon
Height 0.7 m (2′04″)
Weight 16.8 kg (37.0 lbs)
Abilities 1. Inner Focus
2. Ice Body
Moody (hidden ability)
Local № 171 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
206 (Platinum)
179 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
246 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
323 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
079 (Sword/Shield)
025 (The Crown Tundra)

Training

EV yield 1 HP
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 60
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Mineral
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 50
94 218
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 50
94 218
Sp. Def 50
94 218
Speed 50
94 218
Total 300 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 Snorunt.

Evolution chart

(Level 42)
#362
Glalie
Ice
(use Dawn Stone, Female)

Snorunt changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby SNORUNT live in regions with heavy snowfall. In seasons without snow, such as spring and summer, this POKéMON steals away to live quietly among stalactites and stalagmites deep in caverns.
Sapphire SNORUNT survives by eating only snow and ice. Old folklore claims that a house visited by this POKéMON is sure to prosper for many generations to come.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It is said that a home visited by a SNORUNT will prosper. It can withstand cold of minus 150 degrees Fahrenheit.
Emerald They tend to move about in groups of around five SNORUNT. In snowy regions, it is said that when they are seen late at night, snowfall will arrive by morning.
Diamond
Pearl
In the snow country, certain folklore says a house will prosper if a SNORUNT lives there.
Platinum It is said that several SNORUNT gather under giant leaves and live together in harmony.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It’s said that if they are seen at midnight, they’ll cause heavy snow. They eat snow and ice to survive.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It is said that several Snorunt gather under giant leaves and live together in harmony.
X It is said that several Snorunt gather under giant leaves and live together in harmony.
Y In the snow country, certain folklore says a house will prosper if a Snorunt lives there.
Omega Ruby Snorunt live in regions with heavy snowfall. In seasons without snow, such as spring and summer, this Pokémon steals away to live quietly among stalactites and stalagmites deep in caverns.
Alpha Sapphire Snorunt survives by eating only snow and ice. Old folklore claims that a house visited by this Pokémon is sure to prosper for many generations to come.
Sun Their numbers seem to have rapidly increased in Alola. Custom has it that houses where Snorunt live will be prosperous for generations to come.
Moon It can only survive in cold areas. It bounces happily around, even in environments as cold as -150 degrees Fahrenheit.
Ultra Sun It feeds mainly on ice and snow. It’s only able to survive in a limited number of places in the warm Alola region.
Ultra Moon Rich people from cold areas all share childhood memories of playing with Snorunt.
Sword It’s said that if they are seen at midnight, they’ll cause heavy snow. They eat snow and ice to survive.
Shield It can only survive in cold areas. It bounces happily around, even in environments as cold as −150 degrees Fahrenheit.

Moves learned by Snorunt

Moves learnt by level up

Snorunt learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
1Powder SnowIceSpecial 40 100
5LeerNormalStatus 100
10Double TeamNormalStatus
15Ice ShardIcePhysical 40 100
20ProtectNormalStatus
25Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
30Frost BreathIceSpecial 60 90
35BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
40Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
45HailIceStatus
50HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
55CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
60BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

Snorunt learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Snorunt egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormalStatus
DisableNormalStatus 100
Icicle CrashIcePhysical 85 90
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
SwitcherooDarkStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Snorunt is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
17Light ScreenPsychicStatus
19SafeguardNormalStatus
21RestPsychicStatus
24SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
25ProtectNormalStatus
27Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
31AttractNormalStatus 100
33Rain DanceWaterStatus
35HailIceStatus
39FacadeNormalPhysical 70 100
46Weather BallNormalSpecial 50 100
47Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
64AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100
67Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
76RoundNormalSpecial 60 100
77HexGhostSpecial 65 100

Moves learnt by TR

Snorunt is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

TR
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
05Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100
06BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70
20SubstituteNormalStatus
23SpikesGroundStatus
26EndureNormalStatus
27Sleep TalkNormalStatus
32CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
33Shadow BallGhostSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Powder SnowIceSpecial 40 100
5Double TeamNormalStatus
10Ice ShardIcePhysical 40 100
14Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
19BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
23Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
28HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
32ProtectNormalStatus
37Frost BreathIceSpecial 60 90
41CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
46BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70
50HailIceStatus

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100
BideNormalPhysical
BlockNormalStatus
DisableNormalStatus 100
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
HexGhostSpecial 65 100
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
SpikesGroundStatus
SwitcherooDarkStatus 100
Weather BallNormalSpecial 50 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormalStatus
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

Snorunt is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Snorunt 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.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Snorunt sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Snorunt  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Snorunt  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Snorunt  sprite from Black & White Snorunt  sprite from X & Y Snorunt  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Snorunt  sprite from Sword & Shield
Shiny Snorunt Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Snorunt Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Snorunt Shiny sprite from Black & White Snorunt Shiny sprite from X & Y Snorunt Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Snorunt

Ruby
Sapphire
Shoal Cave
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Shoal Cave
Diamond
Pearl
Route 216, 217, Acuity Lakefront
Platinum Route 216, 217, Acuity Lakefront, Lake Acuity
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Shoal Cave
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 14, Tapu Village, Mount Lanakila
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Route 8, Rolling Fields, South Lake Miloch, East Lake Axewell, Dappled Grove, West Lake Axewell, Giant's Cap, Giant's Seat, Hammerlocke Hills, North Lake Miloch, Watchtower Ruins, Giant's Bed, Snowslide Slope, Tunnel to the Top, Giant's Foot

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Snorunt
Japanese ユキワラシ (Yukiwarashi)
German Schneppke
French Stalgamin

Name origin

snow
frozen precipitation
runt
the smallest of a litter of animals