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 2′04″ (0.7 m)
Weight 37.0 lbs (16.8 kg)
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)

Training

EV yield 1 HP
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 60
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Mineral
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 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)
(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.

Moves learned by Snorunt

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.
1LeerNormal 100
1Powder SnowIce 40 100
5Double TeamNormal
10Ice ShardIce 40 100
14Icy WindIce 55 95
19BiteDark 60 100
23Ice FangIce 65 95
28HeadbuttNormal 70 100
32ProtectNormal
37Frost BreathIce 60 90
41CrunchDark 80 100
46BlizzardIce 110 70
50HailIce

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.
AvalancheIce 60 100
BideNormal
BlockNormal
DisableNormal 100
Fake TearsDark 100
HexGhost 65 100
RolloutRock 30 90
SpikesGround
SwitcherooDark 100
Weather BallNormal 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.
BlockNormal
Icy WindIce 55 95
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
Water PulseWater 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
79Frost BreathIce 60 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1LeerNormal 100
1Powder SnowIce 40 100
5Double TeamNormal
10Ice ShardIce 40 100
14Icy WindIce 55 95
19BiteDark 60 100
23Ice FangIce 65 95
28HeadbuttNormal 70 100
32ProtectNormal
37Frost BreathIce 60 90
41CrunchDark 80 100
46BlizzardIce 110 70
50HailIce

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AvalancheIce 60 100
BideNormal
BlockNormal
DisableNormal 100
Fake TearsDark 100
HexGhost 65 100
RolloutRock 30 90
SpikesGround
SwitcherooDark 100
Weather BallNormal 50 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
79Frost BreathIce 60 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

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 Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Snorunt sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
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
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

Other languages

English 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