Meowth Stats

Meowth highest IV stat is Speed (90) and the lowest being Def (35).

Rank Value Stat
F
40
HP
F
45
Atk
F
35
Def
F
40
Sp.Atk
F
40
Sp.Def
D
90
Speed
F
290
Total

Meowth Guide

Meowth has a 1 Speed EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Meowth is a Hasty nature due to the highest IV stat being Speed.

Meowth Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Wild Material Drops
Best Nature
Hasty
+10% Speed
-10% Defense
Weak To
2x
Resistance To
0
Catch Rate255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield1 Speed

How To Evolve Meowth in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Meowth Regular Evolution requires Level 28 to evolve into Persian.

    Meowth Regular Evolution
  1. #141
    Meowth
  2. Evolves at level 28
  3. #142
    Persian

The Meowth Regular Evolution biggest stat increase will be the HP stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Meowth
290
40
45
35
40
40
90
Stat Increase
+150
+25
+25
+25
+25
+25
+25
Persian
440
65
70
60
65
65
115
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Where To Find Meowth Locations in Pokemon SV

Meowth has 2 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find the evolved form Persian appearing at level 28 - 47, within the West Province (Area Three) location.

Meowth Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Very Common
60%
Grass (30%) Biome
Town (30%) Biome
Mine (30%) Biome
Meowth
Lv. 14 - 32
Common
40%
Grass (30%) Biome
Town (30%) Biome
Persian
Lv. 28 - 47

Wild Meowth Tera Type Location

Pokemon SV Meowth Weakness

Meowth is a Normal Type pokemon. This will cause Meowth to take More Damage from Fighting type moves, and Less Damage from Ghost type moves.

Meowth Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Fighting
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
-75%
Less Damage From
Immune
to Damage From
Ghost
0

What pokemon is Meowth Weak Against?
Increased Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
A
+200%
B
+200%
B
+200%

What pokemon is Meowth Resistant Against?
Reduced Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
Immune
S
Immune
A
Immune
A
Immune
B
Immune
B
Immune
B
Immune
C
Immune
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Best Moves for Meowth in Scarlet and Violet

Meowth Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Assurance and TM Moves like Hyper Voice, and Take Down.

Unlock Move Description
Egg
Last Resort
Normal
Tier:
S Tier
Power:
140
Acc:
100
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
This move can be used only after the user has used all the other moves it knows in the battle.
Body Slam
Normal
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
85
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by dropping onto the target with its full body weight. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
Gunk Shot
Poison
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
80
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. This may also poison the target.
Hyper Voice
Normal
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user attacks by letting loose a horribly loud, resounding cry.
Take Down
Normal
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
85
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
A reckless full-body charge attack for slamming into the target. This also damages the user a little.

List of Meowth Moves in

Meowth can learn 13 Moves from Leveling Up and 38 TM Moves. Moves like Nasty Plot which, Meowth will learn by reaching level 40. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Hyper Voice, Take Down and Thunder.

Meowth Level Up Moves

List of the 13 Moves Meowth can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Fake Out
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
This attack hits first and makes the target flinch. It works only on the first turn each time the user enters battle.
Lv.1
Growl
Normal
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
The user growls in an endearing way, making opposing Pokemon less wary. This lowers their Attack stats.
Lv.4
Feint
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
30
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
This attack can hit a target using a move such as Protect or Detect. This also lifts the effects of those moves.
Lv.8
Scratch
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
Hard, pointed, sharp claws rake the target to inflict damage.
Lv.12
Pay Day
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
Coins are hurled at the target to inflict damage. Money is earned after the battle.
Lv.16
Bite
Dark
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
25
Physical
Effect:
The target is bitten with viciously sharp fangs. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv.20
Taunt
Dark
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The target is taunted into a rage that allows it to use only attack moves for three turns.
Lv.24
Assurance
Dark
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
This move's power is doubled if the target has already taken some damage in the same turn.
Lv.29
Fury Swipes
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
18
Acc:
80
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by raking the target with claws, scythes, or the like. This move hits two to five times in a row.
Lv.32
Screech
Normal
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
85
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
An earsplitting screech harshly lowers the target's Defense stat.
Lv.36
Slash
Normal
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
70
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
The target is attacked with a slash of claws, scythes, or the like. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
Lv.40
Nasty Plot
Dark
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user stimulates its brain by thinking bad thoughts. This sharply boosts the user's Sp. Atk stat.
Lv.44
Play Rough
Fairy
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by playing rough with the target. This may also lower the target's Attack stat.