Araquanid • Generation VIII Pokédex

Araquanid
Pokédex Page for Araquanid

This is the Marriland Pokédex page for Araquanid, showing its information and moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Araquanid is not available in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond or Shining Pearl and cannot be used in or sent to those versions.

Araquanid

Araquanid
Sprite of Araquanid in Pokémon HOME

Araquanid's Type

WATER
BUG

Araquanid's Pokédex #s

National #
752
Galar #
215
Armor #
--
Crown #
92

Araquanid's Base Stats

HP:
68
Attack:
70
Defense:
92
Sp. Atk:
50
Sp. Def:
132
Speed:
42
Total:
454

Misc. Info

Height:
5'11" (1.8m)
Weight:
180.8 lbs. (82 kg)
Gender Ratio:
Egg Groups:
Water 1 / Bug
EXP At Lv. 100:
1,000,000
EV Yield:
2 Sp. Def
Base EXP:
159
Catch Rate:
100
Base Happiness:
70

Araquanid's Abilities

Here are what abilities Araquanid can possibly have, along with their effects.
Water Bubble
Araquanid's Water-type moves do 2× damage; Araquanid takes half damage from Fire-type moves and cannot be burned.
Water Absorb
Water-type moves targeting Araquanid do no damage, lose their effect, and heal Araquanid by 25% of its max HP instead.

Weaknesses & Resistances

Below is a list of what Araquanid's weakness and resistance is to various types.
ELECTRIC
FLYING
ROCK
½
WATER
ICE
FIGHTING
GROUND
STEEL

Araquanid's Evolution Line

Below you'll find a list of all Pokémon Araquanid evolves from or into, along with its evolution method.
Dewpider
Dewpider
starting form
Araquanid
Araquanid
at level 22

Araquanid's Moves in Sword & Shield

Below is a list of all of the moves that Araquanid can learn, along with what level it learns the move, the TM or TR number, and what egg moves it can learn, if any. Hover over a move (desktop/laptop) or click the ? button next to the move (mobile/tablet) to find out more about the move.

Level Up Moves

Here are all of the moves Araquanid learns via level up. Anything marked "Evo." means it learns it upon evolving. If the level is 1, it can be relearned at a Pokémon Center.
Lv. Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
1
Wide Guard
Protects your team from moves that hit multiple targets for the turn.
ROCK
STATUS
-- -- 10 User's Field
1
Water Gun
Damages the target.
WATER
SPECIAL
40 100% 25 One Target
1
Infestation
Traps the target for 4–5 turns, preventing them from switching or fleeing and also doing 1/8 max HP after every turn.
BUG
SPECIAL
20 100% 20 One Target
1
Bug Bite
Does double damage if the target has a Berry and then Araquanid consumes that Berry immediately.
BUG
PHYSICAL
60 100% 20 One Target
1
Bite
Has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch.
DARK
PHYSICAL
60 100% 25 One Target
12
Bubble Beam
10% chance of lowering the target's Speed by one stage.
WATER
SPECIAL
65 100% 20 One Target
16
Aqua Ring
Restores 1/16 the user's max HP between turns.
WATER
STATUS
-- -- 20 User
20
Headbutt
Has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 15 One Target
26
Crunch
20% chance of lowering the target's Defense by one stage.
DARK
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
32
Soak
Changes the target's type to Water until it switches out.
WATER
STATUS
-- 100% 20 One Target
38
Entrainment
Changes the target's ability to Araquanid's until the target switches out.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target
44
Lunge
Lowers the target's Attack by one stage.
BUG
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
50
Liquidation
20% chance of lowering the target's Defense by one stage.
WATER
PHYSICAL
85 100% 10 One Target
56
Leech Life
Heals Araquanid by half the damage dealt.
BUG
PHYSICAL
80 100% 10 One Target
62
Mirror Coat
Counters Special-based damage received this turn.
PSYCHIC
SPECIAL
varies 100% 20 Counter

TM Moves

Here are all of the moves that Araquanid can learn via TM (Technical Machine). These moves can be taught an unlimited number of times once the TM is obtained.
TM Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TM18
Reflect
Reduces damage from Physical-based moves for 5 turns.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 20 User's Field
TM19
Safeguard
Protects your team from status conditions for the next 5 turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 25 User's Field
TM21
Rest
Araquanid restores its HP to full and falls asleep for two turns.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM24
Snore
Can only be used while asleep. 30% chance of making the target flinch.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
50 100% 15 One Target
TM25
Protect
Protects Araquanid from attacks for a turn. Low chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM27
Icy Wind
100% chance of lowering all nearby enemies' Speed by one stage.
ICE
SPECIAL
55 95% 15 Nearby Enemies
TM28
Giga Drain
Heals Araquanid by half the damage dealt.
GRASS
SPECIAL
75 100% 10 One Target
TM31
Attract
Infatuates Pokémon of the opposite gender.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target
TM33
Rain Dance
Changes the weather to rainy for 5 turns.
WATER
STATUS
-- -- 5 Entire Field
TM39
Facade
Does double damage if Araquanid is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target
TM45
Dive
Can't be hit on the first turn, attacks on the second turn.
WATER
PHYSICAL
80 100% 10 One Target
TM71
Wonder Room
For the next 5 turns, all Pokémon's Defense and Special Defense stats are swapped.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 Entire Field
TM72
Magic Room
For the next 5 turns, all Pokémon's held items have no effect and can't be used.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 Entire Field
TM76
Round
Deals double damage if Round has already been used and causes any other Pokémon using Round to use it immediately afterward.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
60 100% 15 One Target

TR Moves

Here are all of the moves that Araquanid can learn via TR (Technical Record). These moves can be taught only once per TR, but TRs can be obtained in the Wild Area and other locations.
TR Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TR03
Hydro Pump
Damages the target.
WATER
SPECIAL
110 80% 5 One Target
TR04
Surf
Deals extra damage to targets using Dive.
WATER
SPECIAL
90 100% 15 All But Self
TR05
Ice Beam
Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
ICE
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target
TR06
Blizzard
Has a 10% chance to freeze all nearby enemies. 100% accuracy while it is hailing.
ICE
SPECIAL
110 70% 5 Nearby Enemies
TR16
Waterfall
Has a 20% chance of causing the target to flinch.
WATER
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
TR18
Leech Life
Heals Araquanid by half the damage dealt.
BUG
PHYSICAL
80 100% 10 One Target
TR20
Substitute
Costs 25% of Araquanid's max HP. Sets up a Substitute to block effects and damage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR26
Endure
Will survive any hit with at least 1 HP left this turn. 50% chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR27
Sleep Talk
Can only be used while asleep. Uses one of Araquanid's moves at random.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR32
Crunch
20% chance of lowering the target's Defense by one stage.
DARK
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
TR46
Iron Defense
Raises Araquanid's Defense by two stages.
STEEL
STATUS
-- -- 15 User
TR57
Poison Jab
Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
POISON
PHYSICAL
80 100% 20 One Target
TR60
X-Scissor
Damages the target.
BUG
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
TR61
Bug Buzz
10% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Def by one stage.
BUG
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target
TR84
Scald
Has a 30% chance to burn the target.
WATER
SPECIAL
80 100% 15 One Target
TR98
Liquidation
20% chance of lowering the target's Defense by one stage.
WATER
PHYSICAL
85 100% 10 One Target

Egg Moves

Here are all of the moves that Araquanid can learn as Egg Moves. In the case of evolved Pokémon, it shows what Egg Moves it can learn in its lowest evolutionary stage. Click the word EGG to find compatible breeding Pokémon to get that Egg Move onto Araquanid.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
EGG
Power Split
Averages Araquanid's Attack and Special Attack stats with the target's.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 One Target
EGG
Stockpile
Raises Araquanid's Defense and Special Defense by one stage and adds +1 to the Stockpile counter, up to 3.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 User
EGG
Spit Up
Hits for 100 power for each Stockpile counter. Resets Stockpile counter to 0.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
varies 100% 10 One Target
EGG
Sticky Web
Covers the enemy's field in a sticky web that lowers enemy Pokémon's Speed by one stage when they switch in.
BUG
STATUS
-- -- 20 Enemy Field

Move Tutor Moves

Here are all of the moves that Araquanid can learn from Move Tutors. Most of these require the Expansion Pass and can be found in the Isle of Armor's Dojo, costing some Armorite Ore to teach. However, there are a few moves that can be taught aside from this.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TUTOR
Skitter Smack
100% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Atk by one stage.
BUG
PHYSICAL
70 90% 10 One Target

Araquanid's Detailed Stats

Below you'll find a more detailed table containing Araquanid's calculated stats, which are the stats that you actually see displayed in game. These are affected by a variety of things, such as level, Effort Values (EVs), Individual Values (IVs), and Araquanid's Nature.

By default, the stats you see in the table below show four different possibilities, all assuming Araquanid is level 100: its stats with 0 EVs, 252+ (max) EVs, 0 IVs, and 31 (max) IVs. Nature is not shown by default, so its maximum is 10% higher than shown here, and minium 10% lower.
Stats at
level 100
0 EVs 252+ EVs Base Stat
Min Max Min Max
HP
246 277 309 340 68
Attack
145 176 208 239 70
Defense
189 220 252 283 92
Sp. Atk
105 136 168 199 50
Sp. Def
269 300 332 363 132
Speed
89 120 152 183 42
Total
454

Where to Find Araquanid in Sword & Shield

If you're looking for where to find Araquanid, you'll find the various methods listed down below, along with any notes or special locations. This should help you figure out how to get Araquanid in Pokémon Sword & Shield. (Currently this does not show most "strong" static encounters or Max Raid Battles.)

Special Ways to Get Araquanid

Catchable (with Hidden Ability) during Dynamax Adventures in Crown Tundra (DLC), level 65.

Araquanid in the Wild

Lake of Outrage

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 25% -- -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 55-58

Giant's Bed

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 30% 10% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65 Lv. 60-65

Old Cemetery

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 20% 10% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65 Lv. 60-65

Giant's Foot

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 25% 15% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65 Lv. 60-65

Frigid Sea

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 30% 20% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65 Lv. 60-65

Three-Point Pass

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 30% 10% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65 Lv. 60-65

Ballimere Lake

Overworld Encounters
Normal Weather
Norm.
Overcast
Over.
Raining
Rain
Thunderstorm
Strm.
Intense Sun
Sun
Snowing
Snow
Blizzard
Bliz.
Sandstorm
Sand.
Heavy Fog
Fog
-- -- 20% 15% -- -- -- -- --
Lv. 60-65 Lv. 60-65

Getting Araquanid By Evolution

Evolves from Dewpider at level 22.

Pokédex Entries for Araquanid

Generation 8 Pokédex Entries

Sword
It launches water bubbles with its legs, drowning prey within the bubbles. This Pokémon can then take its time to savor its meal.
Shield
It acts as a caretaker for Dewpider, putting them inside its bubble and letting them eat any leftover food.

Generation 7 Pokédex Entries

Sun
It delivers headbutts with the water bubble on its head. Small Pokémon get sucked into the bubble, where they drown.
Moon
Despite what its appearance suggests, it cares for others. If it finds vulnerable, weak Pokémon, it protectively brings them into its water bubble.
Ultra Sun
It usually passes its time in the water. When its belly is full, it stores its subdued prey in the water bubble on its head.
Ultra Moon
It has a habit of storing things it values in its water bubble. If its Trainer doesn't watch out, Araquanid will try to put them in its bubble!
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