Regular
Shiny
Ampharos
Electric Type
Light Pokémon
National Pokedex: #181

Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Ampharos is a Electric Type Light Pokémon with a Medium Slow growth rate and a 3 Special Attack EV Yield. Ampharos can be found with Static as an Ability; we recommend the Quiet Nature, based on 510 total combined Base Stats in Pokemon SV.

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Ampharos Stats and Abilities

Based on Ampharos Base IVs we consider this pokemon B-Tier choice. Ampharos Highest IV Stat is Special Attack (115) and the Lowest being Speed (55).

Ampharos Stats
Rank Stat Value
E
HP
90
D
Attack
75
D
Defense
85
S
Special Attack
115
D
Special Defense
90
F
Speed
55
B
Total
510
Ampharos Details
Ampharos Detail
Best Nature
Quiet
+10% Special Attack
-10% Speed
Nature Like/Dislikes
Likes: Dry
Dislikes: Sweet
Liked Foods
Catch Rate45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Field
Monster
EV Yield3 Special Attack
Growth RateMedium Slow
Egg Cycles20 (4,884–5,140 steps)
Ampharos Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Static
If a Pokémon with Static is hit by a move making contact, there is a 30% chance the foe will become paralyzed.
Hidden Ability
Plus
Ups Sp. Atk if another Pokémon has Plus or Minus.

How To Evolve Ampharos in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Mareep requires (Level 15) to evolve into Flaaffy and then (Level 30) to evolve into Ampharos.

Ampharos Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Mareep
Electric Type
Level 15
Flaaffy
Electric Type
Level 30
Ampharos
Electric Type
Ampharos Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Mareep
280
55
40
65
40
45
35
Stat Change
+85
+15
+15
+15
+15
+15
+10
Flaaffy
365
70
55
80
55
60
45
Stat Change
+145
+20
+20
+35
+30
+30
+10
Ampharos
510
90
75
115
85
90
55

Where To Find Ampharos Locations in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

List of Locations where you can find and catch Ampharos in Pokemon SV.

Pokemon SV Ampharos Weakness

Ampharos is a Electric Type pokemon. This will cause Ampharos to take More Damage from Ground Type Moves, and Less Damage from Flying, Steel, Electric Type moves.

Ampharos Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Ground
0.5x
Less Damage
Flying
Steel
Electric
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Ampharos Weak Against?

Ampharos Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
B
Hippowdon
Ground Type
B
Donphan
Ground Type
B
Mudsdale
Ground Type
D
Pupitar
Rock Type
Ground Type
E
Mudbray
Ground Type

What pokemon is Ampharos Strong Against?

Ampharos Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Dragonite
Dragon Type
Flying Type
S
Salamence
Dragon Type
Flying Type
A
Gyarados
Water Type
Flying Type
A
Magnezone
Electric Type
Steel Type
A
Noivern
Flying Type
Dragon Type

Best Ampharos Moves in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

STAB: (Same Type Attack Bonus) When a Pokemon uses a Move Type that is the Same as the Pokemon's Type, it will receive a 50% Bonus to Power. Moves Affected by this Highlighted in Bold
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Pokemon similar to Ampharos based on Electric Type
Similar Electric Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
A
Magnezone-Pokemon-Image
Magnezone
ELECTRIC-Type STEEL-Type 535 70 70 130 115 90 60
B
Jolteon-Pokemon-Image
Jolteon
ELECTRIC-Type 525 65 65 110 60 95 130
B
Luxray-Pokemon-Image
Luxray
ELECTRIC-Type 523 80 120 95 79 79 70
B
Eelektross-Pokemon-Image
Eelektross
ELECTRIC-Type 515 85 115 105 80 80 50
B
Ampharos-Pokemon-Image
Ampharos
ELECTRIC-Type 510 90 75 115 85 90 55
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