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Pokemon Lets Go Poliwhirl

Poliwhirl Pokedex ID: 61
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Max CP385
Special Attack50
Special Defense50


Pokemon Let's Go Poliwhirl is a Water Type pokemon also known as a Tadpole Pokémon, first discovered in the Kanto region. it's weak against Grass, Electric type moves and has a Max CP of 385, 65 HP, 65 Attack, 50 SP Attack, 65 Defense, 50 SP Defense and 90 Speed. Considering it's stats, the best nature to have is Jolly, this will increase it's Speed and decrease it's Sp. Atk stats.

Pokedex Entry

Although it can live on land, it prefers to stay in the water, where it has fewer natural enemies.

Pokemon Lets Go Poliwhirl Evolutions

What level does Pokemon Let's Go Poliwhirl Evolve at?

The Unevolved Form Poliwag Evolves at level 25 into Poliwhirl, which then Use a Water Stone to Evolve into Poliwrath.

25 Poliwhirl385
Water Stone Poliwrath510

How to catch Poliwhirl in Pokemon Let's Go

Where to catch and find Pokemon Lets Go Poliwhirl Locations and their Spawn Rate Chance for that Zone.

The best place to find pokemon let's go Poliwhirl is in the Cerulean Cave zone, it will have a 45% chance to spawn in the area with a level range of 51-56. This also makes Cerulean Cave the best place to Catch Combo Chain hunt Shiny Poliwhirl or for a Flawless IV Stats.

PokemonAreaSpawn ChanceLevelsEncounterFloor
Cerulean Cave45%51-56normal1F
Cerulean Cave45%51-56normal3F
Route 2245%03-04normal1F
Route 2345%41-46normal1F
Route 2545%09-14normal1F
Route 2210%03-04water1F
Route 2310%41-46water1F
Route 2510%09-14water1F
Cerulean Cave9%51-56water1F
Cerulean Cave9%51-56water3F
Cerulean Cave1%51-56normal1F
Cerulean Cave1%51-56normal3F

The list above shows all the spawn locations of this pokemon and it's evolution forms.

Transferring and Catching

The type of Pokemon Candy you receive from Transferring and Catching Poliwhirl.

Best Nature for Poliwhirl

We recommend a Jolly Nature for Poliwhirl, you can visit Madam Celadon to force encounter pokemon of Jolly Nature.

NatureIncreasesDecreasesChoice 1Choice 2
JollySpeedSp. AtkPinkBlue

Pokemon Lets Go Poliwhirl Moves

Level Up Moves

Pokemon Let's Go Poliwhirl Moves You Learn From Leveling Up.

1BubbleWaterSpecial2030100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.
1HypnosisPsychicNone--2060%Puts the target to sleep.
1PoundNormalPhysical4035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1Water GunWaterSpecial4025100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
4PoundNormalPhysical4035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
8HypnosisPsychicNone--2060%Puts the target to sleep.
12Water GunWaterSpecial4025100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
16Double SlapNormalPhysical151085%hits 2-5 times per turn used.
21Bubble BeamWaterSpecial6520100%deals damage and has a 10% chance of lowering the target's Speed by one stage.
30Low KickFightingPhysical120100%Inflicts more damage to heavier targets, with a maximum of 120 power.
39Body SlamNormalPhysical8515100%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
48Hydro PumpWaterSpecial120580%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Learnable TMs Moves

These are the Technical Machines (TM) Moves that Poliwhirl can Learn.

TM1HeadbuttNormalPhysical7015100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
TM3Helping HandNormalNone--20--boosts the power of the partner's move.
TM5RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM7ProtectNormalNone--10--prevents any attacks targeted at the user from striking, for the duration of the turn. It has priority +4 so will activate before most other moves.
TM8SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.
TM10DigGroundPhysical8010100%User digs underground, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.
TM12FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%deals damage, and hits with double power (140) if the user is burned, poisoned or paralyzed.
TM13Brick BreakFightingPhysical7515100%deals damage, but removes the effects of Reflect and Light Screen before attacking.
TM15Seismic TossFightingPhysical120100%Inflicts damage equal to the user's level.
TM25WaterfallWaterPhysical8015100%Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.
TM27ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM29ScaldWaterSpecial8015100%deals damage and has a 30% chance of burning the target.
TM35Ice PunchIcePhysical7515100%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM40PsychicPsychicSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM41EarthquakeGroundPhysical10010100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dig users.
TM47SurfWaterSpecial9515100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dive users.
TM51BlizzardIceSpecial120570%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM55Ice BeamIceSpecial9510100%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

Master Trainer

This Pokemon's Master Trainer is Kimberly

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