Vaporeon

Vaporeon is a Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Bubble Jet Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 134
Type Water
Species Bubble Jet Pokémon
Height 3′03″ (1.0 m)
Weight 63.9 lbs (29.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Water Absorb
Hydration (hidden ability)
Local № 134 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
181 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
134 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
164 (Platinum)
185 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
092 (Black 2/White 2)
078 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
124 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
154 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)
134 (Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee)

Training

EV yield 2 HP
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 184
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 35 (8,739–8,995 steps)

Base stats

HP 130
370 464
Attack 65
121 251
Defense 60
112 240
Sp. Atk 110
202 350
Sp. Def 95
175 317
Speed 65
121 251
Total 525 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.

Evolution chart

(high Friendship, Daytime)
(high Friendship, Nighttime)
(level up near a Mossy Rock)
(level up near an Icy Rock)
(♥♥ Affection in Pokémon Amie, knowing Fairy move)

Vaporeon changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Lives close to water. Its long tail is ridged with a fin which is often mistaken for a mermaid's.
Yellow Its cell structure is similar to water molecules. It will melt away and become invisible in water.
Gold When VAPOREON's fins begin to vibrate, it is a sign that rain will come within a few hours.
Silver It prefers beautiful shores. With cells similar to water molecules, it could melt in water.
Crystal As it uses the fins on the tip of its tail to swim, it blends with the water perfectly.
Ruby
Sapphire
VAPOREON underwent a spontaneous mutation and grew fins and gills that allow it to live underwater. This POKéMON has the ability to freely control water.
FireRed Its body’s cellular structure is similar to the molecular composition of water. It can melt invisibly in water.
LeafGreen Lives close to water. Its long tail is ridged with a fin which is often mistaken for a mermaid’s.
Emerald VAPOREON underwent a spontaneous mutation and grew fins and gills that allow them to live underwater. They have the ability to freely control water.
Diamond
Pearl
It has evolved to be suitable for an aquatic life. It can invisibly melt away into water.
Platinum Its cell composition is similar to water molecules. As a result, it can melt away into water.
HeartGold When VAPOREON’s fins begin to vibrate, it is a sign that rain will come within a few hours.
SoulSilver It prefers beautiful shores. With cells similar to water molecules, it could melt in water.
Black
White
Its cell composition is similar to water molecules. As a result, it can melt away into water.
Black 2
White 2
Its cell composition is similar to water molecules. As a result, it can’t be seen when it melts away into water.
X It prefers beautiful shores. With cells similar to water molecules, it could melt in water.
Y It has evolved to be suitable for an aquatic life. It can invisibly melt away into water.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Vaporeon underwent a spontaneous mutation and grew fins and gills that allow it to live underwater. This Pokémon has the ability to freely control water.
Sun Its cells are composed of units much like water molecules. It lives close to water and is often mistaken for a mermaid.
Moon Blending in with the water and erasing all signs of its presence, it patiently waits for its prey, fish Pokémon.
Ultra Sun Clean, clear waters are its usual habitat. When it’s about to be attacked by an invading enemy, it dives into the water to hide.
Ultra Moon It detects nearby moisture with its fin. When its fin begins trembling rapidly, that means rain will fall in a few hours.

Moves learned by Vaporeon

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Helping HandNormal
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
1Water GunWater 40 100
5Sand AttackGround 100
9Baby-Doll EyesFairy 100
13Quick AttackNormal 40 100
17Water PulseWater 60 100
20Aurora BeamIce 65 100
25Aqua RingWater
29Acid ArmorPoison
33HazeIce
37Muddy WaterWater 90 85
41Last ResortNormal 140 100
45Hydro PumpWater 110 80

Moves learnt on evolution

Vaporeon learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Water GunWater 40 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CaptivateNormal 100
CharmFairy 100
CovetNormal 60 100
CurseGhost
DetectFighting
EndureNormal
Fake TearsDark 100
FlailNormal 100
Natural GiftNormal 100
Stored PowerPsychic 20 100
SynchronoisePsychic 120 100
TickleNormal 100
WishNormal
YawnNormal

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWater 90 90
CovetNormal 60 100
Heal BellNormal
Helping HandNormal
Hyper VoiceNormal 90 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Laser FocusNormal
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Water PulseWater 60 100

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Baton PassNormal Level up
BiteDark 60 100 Level up
CharmFairy 100 Level up
CovetNormal 60 100 Level up
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Level up
GrowlNormal 100 Level up
RefreshNormal Level up
SwiftNormal 60 Level up
Take DownNormal 90 85 Level up
Trump CardNormal Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
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
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94SurfWater 90 100
98WaterfallWater 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Vaporeon 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
MistIce Generation 1 — Level up
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
Bubble BeamWater 65 100 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormal 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
Focus EnergyNormal Generation 1 — Pre-evolution
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
BrineWater 65 100 Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWater 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
DiveWater 80 100 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Vaporeon learns the following moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1Sand AttackGround 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
1Water GunWater 40 100
1YawnNormal
3Tail WhipNormal 100
6Quick AttackNormal 40 100
10Double KickFighting 30 100
14Sand AttackGround 100
17Aurora BeamIce 65 100
21HazeIce
24Acid ArmorPoison
28Helping HandNormal
31Hydro PumpWater 110 80

Moves learnt on evolution

Vaporeon learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Water GunWater 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Vaporeon is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HeadbuttNormal 70 100
3Helping HandNormal
5RestPsychic
7ProtectNormal
8SubstituteNormal
9ReflectPsychic
10DigGround 80 100
12FacadeNormal 70 100
19Iron TailSteel 100 75
25WaterfallWater 80 100
27ToxicPoison 90
29ScaldWater 80 100
43Shadow BallGhost 80 100
47SurfWater 90 100
48Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
51BlizzardIce 110 70
55Ice BeamIce 90 100
57Pay DayNormal 40 100

Vaporeon sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Vaporeon  sprite from Red & Blue Vaporeon  sprite from Silver Vaporeon  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Vaporeon  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Vaporeon  sprite from Black & White Vaporeon  sprite from X & Y Vaporeon  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Vaporeon Shiny sprite from Silver Vaporeon Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Vaporeon Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Vaporeon Shiny sprite from Black & White Vaporeon Shiny sprite from X & Y Vaporeon Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Vaporeon

Red
Blue
Yellow
Evolve Eevee
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Evolve Eevee
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Evolve Eevee
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Eevee
Black
White
Trade/migrate from another game
Black 2
White 2
Evolve Eevee
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Eevee
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Evolve Eevee

Other languages

English Vaporeon
Japanese シャワーズ (Showers)
German Aquana
French Aquali

Name origin

vapor
water mist
eon
long period of time (implying evolution)