Pokemon
Regular
Shiny
Drifloon
Ghost Type
Flying Type
Balloon Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #037

Pokemon Legends Arceus Drifloon is a Ghost and Flying Type Balloon Pokémon with a Fluctuating growth rate and a 1 HP EV Yield. Drifloon can be found with Aftermath, Unburden and Flare Boost as an Ability; we recommend the Hasty Nature, based on 348 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

Navigate this Drifloon Guide using the links below.

Drifloon Stats and Abilities

Based on Drifloon Base IVs we consider this pokemon E-Tier choice. Drifloon Highest IV Stat is Speed (70) and the Lowest being Defense (34).

Drifloon Stats
Rank Stat Value
E
HP
90
E
Attack
50
F
Defense
34
D
Special Attack
60
F
Special Defense
44
E
Speed
70
E
Total
348
Drifloon Details
Drifloon Detail
Best Nature
Hasty
+10% Speed
-10% Defense
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate125 (16.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Amorphous
Drifloon Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Aftermath
If an attacker faints a Pokémon with Aftermath using a contact move, the attacker will lose 1/4 of their maximum HP.
Ability 2
Unburden
Raises Speed if a held item is used.
Hidden Ability
Flare Boost
Powers up special attacks when burned.

How To Evolve Drifloon in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Drifloon requires (Level 28) to evolve into Drifblim.

Drifloon Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Level 28
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Drifloon Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Drifloon
348
90
50
60
34
44
70
Stat Change
+150
+60
+30
+30
+10
+10
+10
Drifblim
498
150
80
90
44
54
80

Where To Find Drifloon Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

List of Locations where you can find and catch Drifloon in PLA.

Drifloon has 4 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 20 - 31 Drifblim, within the Holm of Trials location via Space-Time Distortions.

Cobalt Coastlands Drifloon Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 10 - 27
Cobalt Coastlands
Bathers' Lagoon
On Land
Very Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 10 - 27
Cobalt Coastlands
Crossing Slope
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 10 - 27
Cobalt Coastlands
Deadwood Haunt
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 10 - 27
Cobalt Coastlands
Sand's Reach
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 10 - 27
Cobalt Coastlands
Tranquility Cove
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 10 - 31
Cobalt Coastlands
Crossing Slope
On Land, Flying
Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 10 - 32
Cobalt Coastlands
Bathers' Lagoon
On Land
Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 10 - 32
Cobalt Coastlands
Deadwood Haunt
On Land, Flying
Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 10 - 32
Cobalt Coastlands
Sand's Reach
On Land, Flying
Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 10 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Tranquility Cove
On Land, Flying
Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 29
Cobalt Coastlands
Lunker's Lair
In Water
Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 30
Cobalt Coastlands
Ginkgo Landing
On Land
Very Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 30
Cobalt Coastlands
Seagrass Haven
In Water
Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Lunker's Lair
In Water
Rare
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Seagrass Haven
In Water
Rare
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 34
Cobalt Coastlands
Tranquility Cove
On Land
Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 37
Cobalt Coastlands
Tranquility Cove
On Land
Very Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 29 - 32
Cobalt Coastlands
Bathers' Lagoon
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Obsidian Fieldlands Drifloon Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 12 - 31
Obsidian Fieldlands
Sandgem Flats
On Land
Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 15 - 31
Obsidian Fieldlands
Lake Verity
On Land, Flying
Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 15 - 31
Obsidian Fieldlands
Sandgem Flats
On Land, Flying
Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 2 - 4
Obsidian Fieldlands
Aspiration Hill
On Land, Flying
Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 2 - 4
Obsidian Fieldlands
Horseshoe Plains
Flying
Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 2 - 8
Obsidian Fieldlands
Floaro Gardens
On Land
Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 26
Obsidian Fieldlands
Ramanas Island
On Land, Flying
Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 36
Obsidian Fieldlands
Ramanas Island
On Land, Flying
Rare
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 7 - 10
Obsidian Fieldlands
Deertrack Path
On Land, Flying
Very Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 9 - 12
Obsidian Fieldlands
Windswept Run
On Land, Flying
Common
Alabaster Icelands Drifloon Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 16 - 52
Alabaster Icelands
Heart's Crag
On Land
Very Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 16 - 52
Alabaster Icelands
Heart's Crag
On Land
Rare
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 39
Alabaster Icelands
Bonechill Wastes
On Land
Very Rare
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 48
Alabaster Icelands
Avalugg's Legacy
On Land
Very Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 48
Alabaster Icelands
Avalugg's Legacy
On Land
Rare
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 52
Alabaster Icelands
Bonechill Wastes
On Land
Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 52
Alabaster Icelands
Glacier Terrace
On Land
Very Common
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 24 - 52
Alabaster Icelands
Glacier Terrace
On Land
Rare
Drifloon
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 25 - 27
Alabaster Icelands
Glacier Terrace
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 54 - 56
Alabaster Icelands
Glacier Terrace
Mass Outbreaks
Very Common
Crimson Mirelands Drifloon Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 20 - 31
Crimson Mirelands
Droning Meadow
Space-Time Distortions
Rare
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 20 - 31
Crimson Mirelands
Gapejaw Bog
Space-Time Distortions
Rare
Drifblim
Ghost TypeFlying Type
Lv. 20 - 31
Crimson Mirelands
Holm of Trials
Space-Time Distortions
Rare

Pokemon LA Drifloon Weakness

Drifloon is a Ghost and Flying Type pokemon. This will cause Drifloon to take More Damage from Ghost, Dark, Rock, Electric, Ice Type Moves, and Less Damage from Poison, Grass, Normal, Fighting, Ground, Bug Type moves.

Drifloon Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Ghost
Dark
Rock
Electric
Ice
0.5x
Less Damage
Poison
Grass
0.25x
Less Damage
Bug
Immune to Damage
Normal
Fighting
Ground

What pokemon is Drifloon Weak Against?

Drifloon Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Giratina Origin
Ghost Type
Dragon Type
S
Giratina Altered
Ghost Type
Dragon Type
S
Darkrai
Dark Type
S
Thundurus
Electric Type
Flying Type
S
Thundurus Therian
Electric Type
Flying Type

What pokemon is Drifloon Strong Against?

Drifloon Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Arceus
Normal Type
S
Regigigas
Normal Type
S
Landorus Therian
Ground Type
Flying Type
S
Shaymin Sky
Grass Type
Flying Type
S
Garchomp
Dragon Type
Ground Type

How To Complete Drifloon Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1361225
Number caught at night1251020
Number defeated1382040
Number of you've defeated with Ghost-type moves124610
Times you have seen it use Confusion1361225
Times you have seen it use Hypnosis1382040
Number you've evolved1

Best Drifloon Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Drifloon Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Drifloon Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
47
Self-Destruct
Physical
200
100 5 User faints.
29
Extrasensory
Special
80
100 20 May cause flinching.
37
Shadow Ball
Special
120
100 15 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
25
Mystical Fire
Special
75
100 10 Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
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Red Text
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Drifloon Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Drifloon can learn by reaching higher levels in Pokemon Legends Arceus. Level Requirements within (#) are the Level you (Master) the move at; this allows you to use the move in Agile and Strong Stance.

Drifloon Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(9)
Confusion
Psychic Type
Power: 50
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Special

May confuse opponent.
5
(14)
Hypnosis
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: 60
PP: 20
Status

Puts opponent to sleep.
9
(18)
Astonish
Ghost Type
Power:
45
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
15
(25)
Calm Mind
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Raises user's Special Attack and Special Defense.
21
(31)
Hex
Ghost Type
Power:
97.5
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Inflicts more damage if the target has a status condition.
25
(35)
Mystical Fire
Fire Type
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
29
(40)
Extrasensory
Psychic Type
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

May cause flinching.
37
(48)
Shadow Ball
Ghost Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
47
(59)
Self-Destruct
Normal Type
Power: 200
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Physical

User faints.
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Drifloon Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Drifloon can learn from the Move Shop.

Drifloon Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
Swift
Normal Type
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
Ominous Wind
Ghost Type
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Special

May raise all user's stats at once.
Focus Energy
Normal Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Increases critical hit ratio.
Calm Mind
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Raises user's Special Attack and Special Defense.
Rest
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
Mystical Fire
Fire Type
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
Charge Beam
Electric Type
Power: 50
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Special

May raise user's Special Attack.
Icy Wind
Ice Type
Power: 55
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Special

Lowers opponent's Speed.
Shadow Ball
Ghost Type
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
Thunderbolt
Electric Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May paralyze opponent.
Psychic
Psychic Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
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Pokemon similar to Drifloon based on Ghost Type
Similar Ghost Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Giratina Origin-Pokemon-Image
Giratina Origin
GHOST-Type DRAGON-Type 680 150 120 120 100 100 90
S
Giratina Altered-Pokemon-Image
Giratina Altered
GHOST-Type DRAGON-Type 680 150 100 100 120 120 90
A
Hisuian Typhlosion-Pokemon-Image
Hisuian Typhlosion
FIRE-Type GHOST-Type 534 73 84 119 78 85 95
A
Basculegion-Pokemon-Image
Basculegion
WATER-Type GHOST-Type 530 120 112 80 65 75 78
B
Dusknoir-Pokemon-Image
Dusknoir
GHOST-Type 525 45 100 65 135 135 45
Pokemon similar to Drifloon based on Flying Type
Similar Flying Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Landorus Therian-Pokemon-Image
Landorus Therian
GROUND-Type FLYING-Type 600 89 145 105 90 80 91
S
Shaymin Sky-Pokemon-Image
Shaymin Sky
GRASS-Type FLYING-Type 600 100 103 120 75 75 127
S
Landorus-Pokemon-Image
Landorus
GROUND-Type FLYING-Type 600 89 125 115 90 80 101
S
Enamorus-Pokemon-Image
Enamorus
FAIRY-Type FLYING-Type 580 74 115 135 70 80 106
S
Enamorus Therian-Pokemon-Image
Enamorus Therian
FAIRY-Type FLYING-Type 580 74 115 135 110 100 46
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