Suicune

Suicune is a Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Aurora Pokémon.

Prior to Generation 7, Suicune has Water Absorb as its hidden ability.

Pokédex data

National № 245
Type Water
Species Aurora Pokémon
Height 2.0 m (6′07″)
Weight 187.0 kg (412.3 lbs)
Abilities 1. Pressure
Inner Focus (hidden ability)
Local № 240 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
245 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)

Training

EV yield 1 Defense, 2 Special Defense
Catch rate 3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 35 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 261
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 80 (20,304–20,560 steps)

Base stats

HP 100
310 404
Attack 75
139 273
Defense 115
211 361
Sp. Atk 90
166 306
Sp. Def 115
211 361
Speed 85
157 295
Total 580 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 Suicune.

Evolution chart

Suicune changes

Pokédex entries

Gold Said to be the reincarnation of north winds, it can instantly purify filthy, murky water.
Silver This POKéMON races across the land. It is said that north winds will somehow blow whenever it appears.
Crystal This divine POKéMON blows around the world, always in search of a pure reservoir.
Ruby
Sapphire
SUICUNE embodies the compassion of a pure spring of water. It runs across the land with gracefulness. This POKéMON has the power to purify dirty water.
FireRed This POKéMON races across the land. It is said that north winds will somehow blow whenever it appears.
LeafGreen Said to be the reincarnation of north winds, it can instantly purify filthy, murky water.
Emerald SUICUNE embodies the compassion of a pure spring of water. It runs across the land with gliding elegance. It has the power to purify dirty water.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It races around the world to purify fouled water. It dashes away with the north wind.
HeartGold Said to be the embodiment of north winds, it can instantly purify filthy, murky water.
SoulSilver This Pokémon races across the land. It is said that north winds will somehow blow whenever it appears.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It races around the world to purify fouled water. It dashes away with the north wind.
X It races around the world to purify fouled water. It dashes away with the north wind.
Y Said to be the embodiment of north winds, it can instantly purify filthy, murky water.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Suicune embodies the compassion of a pure spring of water. It runs across the land with gracefulness. This Pokémon has the power to purify dirty water.

Moves learned by Suicune

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Extreme SpeedNormalPhysical 80 100
1GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1MistIceStatus
1Sheer ColdIceSpecial 30
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
6Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100
12BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
18Calm MindPsychicStatus
24RoarNormalStatus
30Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
36TailwindFlyingStatus
42CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
48ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
54SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
60Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
66Rain DanceWaterStatus
72Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
78BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

Suicune does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield.

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1Rain DanceWaterStatus
1Sheer ColdIceSpecial 30
8Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
15Rain DanceWaterStatus
22GustFlyingSpecial 40 100
29Aurora BeamIceSpecial 65 100
36MistIceStatus
43Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
50Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
57TailwindFlyingStatus
64ExtrasensoryPsychicSpecial 80 100
71Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80
78Calm MindPsychicStatus
85BlizzardIceSpecial 110 70

Egg moves

Suicune does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Icy WindIceSpecial 55 95
Iron HeadSteelPhysical 80 100
Iron TailSteelPhysical 100 75
Laser FocusNormalStatus
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
TailwindFlyingStatus
Water PulseWaterSpecial 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Suicune 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
Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100 Generation 2 — Level up
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
DetectFightingStatus Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
AvalancheIcePhysical 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
BrineWaterSpecial 65 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhostSpecial 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormalSpecial 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Air SlashFlyingSpecial 75 95 Generation 4 — Special
Aqua RingWaterStatus Generation 4 — Special
Extreme SpeedNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 4 — Special
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Suicune sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Suicune  sprite from Silver Suicune  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Suicune  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Suicune  sprite from Black & White Suicune  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Suicune Shiny sprite from Silver Suicune Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Suicune Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Suicune Shiny sprite from Black & White Suicune Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Suicune

Gold
Silver
Roaming Johto
Crystal Tin Tower
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Roaming Kanto
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 25
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Ultra Space Wilds
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Suicune
Japanese スイクン (Suicune)
German Suicune
French Suicune

Name origin

sui
Japanese for ‘water’
kun
Japanese for ‘monarch’