Squirtle - Generation 3 learnset

This page lists all the moves that Squirtle can learn in Generation 3, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Ruby
  • Pokémon Sapphire
  • Pokémon FireRed
  • Pokémon LeafGreen
  • Pokémon Emerald

Note: the information for the moves below is shown as it was in the respective games. Check a move's detail page for stats in the most recent games and when they changed.

Moves learnt by level up

Squirtle learns the following moves in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 35 95
4Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
7BubbleWaterSpecial 20 100
10WithdrawWaterStatus
13Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
18BiteDarkSpecial 60 100
23Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 20 100
28ProtectNormalStatus
33Rain DanceWaterStatus
40Skull BashNormalPhysical 100 100
47Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 120 80

Egg moves

Squirtle learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Squirtle egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
FlailNormalPhysical 100
ForesightNormalStatus
HazeIceStatus
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
MistIceStatus
Mud SportGroundStatus
RefreshNormalStatus
YawnNormalStatus

Moves learnt by HM

Squirtle is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 95 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 20 100
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 80 100
08DiveWaterSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

Squirtle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire:

Moves learnt by level up

Squirtle learns the following moves in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 35 95
4Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
7BubbleWaterSpecial 20 100
10WithdrawWaterStatus
13Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
18BiteDarkSpecial 60 100
23Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 20 100
28ProtectNormalStatus
33Rain DanceWaterStatus
40Skull BashNormalPhysical 100 100
47Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 120 80

Egg moves

Squirtle learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Squirtle egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
FlailNormalPhysical 100
ForesightNormalStatus
HazeIceStatus
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
MistIceStatus
Mud SportGroundStatus
RefreshNormalStatus
YawnNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

Squirtle can be taught these attacks in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
CounterFightingPhysical 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Mega KickNormalPhysical 120 75
Mega PunchNormalPhysical 80 85
MimicNormalStatus
Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100
SubstituteNormalStatus

Moves learnt by HM

Squirtle is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 95 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 20 100
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 80 100
08DiveWaterSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

Squirtle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen:

Moves learnt by level up

Squirtle learns the following moves in Pokémon Emerald at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 35 95
4Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
7BubbleWaterSpecial 20 100
10WithdrawWaterStatus
13Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
18BiteDarkSpecial 60 100
23Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 20 100
28ProtectNormalStatus
33Rain DanceWaterStatus
40Skull BashNormalPhysical 100 100
47Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 120 80

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
FlailNormalPhysical 100
ForesightNormalStatus
HazeIceStatus
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
MistIceStatus
Mud SportGroundStatus
RefreshNormalStatus
YawnNormalStatus

Move Tutor moves

Squirtle can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Emerald from move tutors (details):

Moves learnt by HM

Squirtle is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Emerald:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 95 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 20 100
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 80 100
08DiveWaterSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

Squirtle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Emerald: