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 6′07″ (2.0 m)
Weight 412.3 lbs (187.0 kg)
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 Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDark 60 100
1Bubble BeamWater 65 100
1LeerNormal 100
1Rain DanceWater
1Sheer ColdIce
8Bubble BeamWater 65 100
15Rain DanceWater
22GustFlying 40 100
29Aurora BeamIce 65 100
36MistIce
43Mirror CoatPsychic 100
50Ice FangIce 65 95
57TailwindFlying
64ExtrasensoryPsychic 80 100
71Hydro PumpWater 110 80
78Calm MindPsychic
85BlizzardIce 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 WindIce 55 95
Iron HeadSteel 80 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Laser FocusNormal
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying
Water PulseWater 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
5RoarNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
37SandstormRock
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
48RoundNormal 60 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
60QuashDark 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
77Psych UpNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94SurfWater 90 100
95SnarlDark 55 95
98WaterfallWater 80 100
100ConfideNormal

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 GunWater 40 100 Generation 2 — Level up
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
AvalancheIce 60 100 Generation 4 — TM
BrineWater 65 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWater 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Air SlashFlying 75 95 Generation 4 — Special
Aqua RingWater Generation 4 — Special
Extreme SpeedNormal 80 100 Generation 4 — Special
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
DiveWater 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Moves learnt by TM

Suicune does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Suicune sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
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
Trade/migrate from another game
Crystal Tin Tower
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
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
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Suicune
Japanese スイクン (Suicune)
German Suicune
French Suicune

Name origin

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