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 1.0 m (3′03″)
Weight 29.0 kg (63.9 lbs)
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)
197 (Sword/Shield)

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.
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Its cell structure is similar to water molecules. It melts into the water and becomes invisible.
Sword When Vaporeon’s fins begin to vibrate, it is a sign that rain will come within a few hours.
Shield Its body’s cellular structure is similar to the molecular composition of water. It can melt invisibly in water.

Moves learned by Vaporeon

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Baton PassNormal
1BiteDark 60 100
1CharmFairy 100
1CopycatNormal
1CovetNormal 60 100
1Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1Helping HandNormal
1SwiftNormal 60
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
1Take DownNormal 90 85
1Water GunWater 40 100
5Sand AttackGround 100
10Quick AttackNormal 40 100
15Baby-Doll EyesFairy 100
20HazeIce
25Water PulseWater 60 100
30Aurora BeamIce 65 100
35Aqua RingWater
40Muddy WaterWater 90 85
45Acid ArmorPoison
50Hydro PumpWater 110 80
55Last ResortNormal 140 100

Egg moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

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:

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/Eevee (Partner Eevee)
Sword
Shield
Evolve Eevee/Eevee (Partner 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)