Volcarona

Volcarona is a Bug/Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Sun Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 637
Type Bug Fire
Species Sun Pokémon
Height 5′03″ (1.6 m)
Weight 101.4 lbs (46.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Flame Body
Swarm (hidden ability)
Local № 143 (Black/White)
172 (Black 2/White 2)
204 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 3 Special Attack
Catch rate 15 (2.0% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 248
Growth Rate Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Bug
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 40 (10,024–10,280 steps)

Base stats

HP 85
280 374
Attack 60
112 240
Defense 65
121 251
Sp. Atk 135
247 405
Sp. Def 105
193 339
Speed 100
184 328
Total 550 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 Volcarona.

Evolution chart

(Level 59)

Pokédex entries

Black When volcanic ash darkened the atmosphere, it is said that Volcarona’s fire provided a replacement for the sun.
White A sea of fire engulfs the surroundings of their battles, since they use their six wings to scatter their ember scales.
Black 2
White 2
Thought to be an embodiment of the sun, it appeared during a bitterly cold winter and saved Pokémon from freezing.
X
Omega Ruby
A sea of fire engulfs the surroundings of their battles, since they use their six wings to scatter their ember scales.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
When volcanic ash darkened the atmosphere, it is said that Volcarona’s fire provided a replacement for the sun.
Ultra Sun As it flies, it scatters its flaming scales. It was feared by ancient people, who referred to it as “the rage of the sun.”
Ultra Moon According to legends, it was hatched from a flaming cocoon to save people and Pokémon that were suffering from the cold.

Moves learned by Volcarona

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
1AmnesiaPsychic
1Bug BuzzBug 90 100
1EmberFire 40 100
1Fiery DanceFire 80 100
1Flame WheelFire 60 100
1Flare BlitzFire 120 100
1GustFlying 40 100
1Heat WaveFire 95 90
1HurricaneFlying 110 70
1Quiver DanceBug
1Rage PowderBug
1String ShotBug 95
1ThrashNormal 120 100
10AbsorbGrass 20 100
20GustFlying 40 100
30Fire SpinFire 35 85
40WhirlwindNormal
50Silver WindBug 60 100
60Heat WaveFire 95 90
70Bug BuzzBug 90 100
80Rage PowderBug
90HurricaneFlying 110 70
100Fiery DanceFire 80 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Quiver DanceBug

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
EndureNormal
ForesightNormal
HardenNormal
Magnet RiseElectric
Morning SunNormal
String ShotBug 95
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBug 60 100
DefogFlying
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Magnet RiseElectric
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Bug BiteBug 60 100 Level up
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Level up
Flame ChargeFire 50 100 Level up
Take DownNormal 90 85 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
19RoostFlying
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28Leech LifeBug 80 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
48RoundNormal 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
61Will-O-WispFire 85
62AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
76FlyFlying 90 95
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Volcarona 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.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Struggle BugBug 50 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
1AmnesiaPsychic
1Bug BuzzBug 90 100
1EmberFire 40 100
1Fiery DanceFire 80 100
1Flame WheelFire 60 100
1Flare BlitzFire 120 100
1GustFlying 40 100
1Heat WaveFire 95 90
1HurricaneFlying 110 70
1Quiver DanceBug
1Rage PowderBug
1String ShotBug 95
1ThrashNormal 120 100
10AbsorbGrass 20 100
20GustFlying 40 100
30Fire SpinFire 35 85
40WhirlwindNormal
50Silver WindBug 60 100
60Heat WaveFire 95 90
70Bug BuzzBug 90 100
80Rage PowderBug
90HurricaneFlying 110 70
100Fiery DanceFire 80 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Quiver DanceBug

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
EndureNormal
ForesightNormal
HardenNormal
Magnet RiseElectric
Morning SunNormal
String ShotBug 95
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Bug BiteBug 60 100 Level up
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Level up
Flame ChargeFire 50 100 Level up
Take DownNormal 90 85 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
19RoostFlying
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
28Leech LifeBug 80 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
48RoundNormal 60 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
61Will-O-WispFire 85
62AcrobaticsFlying 55 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
76FlyFlying 90 95
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Volcarona 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.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Struggle BugBug 50 100 Generation 6 — TM

Volcarona sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Volcarona  sprite from Black & White Volcarona  sprite from X & Y Volcarona  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Volcarona Shiny sprite from Black & White Volcarona Shiny sprite from X & Y Volcarona Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Volcarona

Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Relic Castle
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Larvesta
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Lush Jungle

Other languages

English Volcarona
Japanese ウルガモス (Ulgamoth)
German Ramoth
French Pyrax

Name origin

volcano
mountain that erupts lava
corona
outline of the Sun