Types
Normal Fire
Fighting Water
Flying Grass
Poison Electric
Ground Psychic
Rock Ice
Bug Dragon
Ghost Dark
Steel Fairy

The Water type is one of the eighteen types.

Battle properties

Offensive Water Defensive
Power Types   Power Types
Fire
Ground
Rock
½× Fire
Ice
Steel
Water
½× Dragon
Grass
Water
Electric
Grass
None None


Pokémon

There are currently 32 Water-type Pokémon, which is 15.53% of all Pokémon (counting mega and relic forms as different Pokémon).

Pure Water-type Pokémon

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#003 Icon003.png Staryu Water Water
#019 Icon019.png Goldeen Water Water
#020 Icon020.png Seaking Water Water
#021 Icon021.png Poliwag Water Water
#022 Icon022.png Poliwhirl Water Water
#024 Icon024.png Politoed Water Water
#043 Icon043.png Vaporeon Water Water
#151 Icon151.png Magikarp Water Water
#000 Icon000.png Wailmer Water Water
#000 Icon000.png Wailord Water Water
#000 Icon000.png Kyogre Water Water

Half Water-type Pokémon

Primary Water-type Pokémon

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#004 Icon004.png Starmie Water Psychic
#004 40px Starmie (Mega Starmie) Water Ghost
#016 Icon016.png Slowpoke Water Psychic
#017 Icon017.png Slowbro Water Psychic
#017 Icon017 1.png Slowbro (Mega Slowbro) Water Psychic
#018 Icon018.png Slowking Water Psychic
#023 Icon023.png Poliwrath Water Fighting
#056 Icon056.png Lotad Water Grass
#057 Icon057.png Lombre Water Grass
#058 Icon058.png Ludicolo Water Grass
#122 Icon122.png Wooper Water Ground
#123 Icon123.png Quagsire Water Ground
#152 Icon152.png Gyarados Water Flying
#152 Icon152 1.png Gyarados (Mega Gyarados) Water Dark
#000 Icon000.png Tentacool Water Poison
#000 Icon000.png Tentacruel Water Poison
#000 Icon000.png Relic Tentacool Water Psychic
#000 Icon000.png Relic Tentacruel Water Psychic
#000 Icon000.png Wingull Water Flying
#000 Icon000.png Pelipper Water Flying

Secondary Water-type Pokémon

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#104 Icon104.png Skrelp Poison Water

Moves

Move Category Power Accuracy PP Target Description
Aqua Jet Physical 40 100% 20 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
The user lunges at the target at a speed that makes it almost invisible. It is sure to strike first.
Aqua Ring Status % 20 (max 32)
   
   
Self
The user envelops itself in a veil of water. It regains some HP on every turn.
Aqua Tail Physical 90 90% 10 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user attacks by swinging its tail as if it were a vicious wave in a raging storm.
Brine Special 65 100% 10 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
If the target's HP is down to about half, this attack will hit with double the power.
Bubble Special 40 100% 30 (max 48)
   
   
All foes
A spray of countless bubbles is jetted at the opposing team. It may also lower the targets' Speed stats.
Bubble Beam Special 65 100% 20 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
A spray of bubbles is forcefully ejected at the target. It may also lower its Speed stat.
Crabhammer Physical 100 90% 10 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The target is hammered with a large pincer. Critical hits land more easily.
Dive Physical 80 100% 10 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
Diving on the first turn, the user rises and hits on the next turn. It can be used to dive in the ocean.
Hydro Cannon Special 150 90% 5 (max 8)
   
   
Anyone
The target is hit by a watery blast. The user can't move on the next turn.
Hydro Pump Special 110 80% 5 (max 8)
   
   
Anyone
The target is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.
Muddy Water Special 90 85% 10 (max 16)
   
   
All foes
The user attacks by shooting muddy water at the opposing Pokemon. This may also lower their accuracy.
Octazooka Special 65 85% 10 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user attacks by spraying ink in the target's face or eyes. It may also lower the target's accuracy.
Rain Dance Status % 5 (max 8)
   
   
All Pokémon
The user summons a heavy rain that falls for five turns, powering up Water-type moves.
Scald Special 80 100% 15 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The user shoots boiling hot water at its target. It may also leave the target with a burn.
Surf Special 90 100% 15 (max 24)
   
   
All Pokémon
The user attacks everything around it by swamping its surroundings with a giant wave. This can also be used for crossing water.
Water Gun Special 40 100% 25 (max 40)
   
   
Anyone
The target is blasted with a forceful shot of water.
Water Pulse Special 60 100% 20 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
The user attacks the target with a pulsing blast of water. This may also confuse the target.
Water Sport Status % 15 (max 24)
   
   
Self
The user soaks itself with water. This weakens Fire-type moves for five turns.
Waterfall Physical 80 100% 15 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The user charges at the target and may make it flinch. This can also be used to climb a waterfall.
Whirlpool Physical 35 85% 15 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The user traps the target in a violent swirling whirlpool for four to five turns.
Withdraw Status % 40 (max 64)
   
   
Self
The user withdraws its body into its hard shell, raising its Defense stat.

Exclusive Abilities

Note: This list does not include Signature Abilities

Ability Description Bearers
Swift Swim Boosts the Pokémon's Speed stat in rain. GoldeenSeakingPoliwagPoliwhirlPoliwrathLotadLombreLudicoloMagikarp
Water Absorb Restores HP if hit by a Water-type move. PoliwagPoliwhirlPoliwrathPolitoedVaporeonWooperQuagsire

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