Steelix - Generation 7 learnset

Below are all the moves that Steelix can learn in Generation 7, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Sun
  • Pokémon Moon
  • Pokémon Ultra Sun
  • Pokémon Ultra Moon
  • Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu
  • Pokémon Let's Go Eevee

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BindNormal 15 85
1Fire FangFire 65 95
1HardenNormal
1Ice FangIce 65 95
1Mud SportGround
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Thunder FangElectric 65 95
4CurseGhost
7Rock ThrowRock 50 90
10Rock TombRock 60 95
13RageNormal 20 100
16Stealth RockRock
19AutotomizeSteel
20Gyro BallSteel 100
22Smack DownRock 50 100
25Dragon BreathDragon 60 100
28SlamNormal 80 75
31ScreechNormal 85
34Rock SlideRock 75 90
37CrunchDark 80 100
40Iron TailSteel 100 75
43DigGround 80 100
46Stone EdgeRock 100 80
49Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
52SandstormRock

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormal
Defense CurlNormal
FlailNormal 100
Heavy SlamSteel 100
Rock BlastRock 25 90
Rock ClimbNormal 90 85
RolloutRock 30 90
RototillerGround
Stealth RockRock

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Sun & Moon by a previous evolution of Steelix. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Rock PolishRock Level up
Sand TombGround 35 85 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Steelix 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Ancient PowerRock 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BindNormal 15 85
1Fire FangFire 65 95
1HardenNormal
1Ice FangIce 65 95
1Mud SportGround
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Thunder FangElectric 65 95
4CurseGhost
7Rock ThrowRock 50 90
10Rock TombRock 60 95
13RageNormal 20 100
16Stealth RockRock
19AutotomizeSteel
20Gyro BallSteel 100
22Smack DownRock 50 100
25Dragon BreathDragon 60 100
28SlamNormal 80 75
31ScreechNormal 85
34Rock SlideRock 75 90
37CrunchDark 80 100
40Iron TailSteel 100 75
43DigGround 80 100
46Stone EdgeRock 100 80
49Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
52SandstormRock

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BlockNormal
Defense CurlNormal
FlailNormal 100
Heavy SlamSteel 100
Rock BlastRock 25 90
Rock ClimbNormal 90 85
RolloutRock 30 90
RototillerGround
Stealth RockRock
Wide GuardRock

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWater 90 90
BindNormal 15 85
BlockNormal
Dragon PulseDragon 85 100
Earth PowerGround 90 100
Iron HeadSteel 80 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Magnet RiseElectric
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stealth RockRock
Stomping TantrumGround 75 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Steelix. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Rock PolishRock Level up
Sand TombGround 35 85 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Steelix 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Ancient PowerRock 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
TwisterDragon 40 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Steelix does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Moves learnt by TM

Steelix cannot be taught any TM moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.