Muk Stats

Muk highest IV stat is Attack (105) and the lowest being Speed (50).

Rank Value Stat
D
105
HP
B
105
Atk
E
75
Def
D
65
Sp.Atk
C
100
Sp.Def
F
50
Speed
B
500
Total

Muk Guide

Muk has a 1 HP, 1 Attack EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Muk is a Brave nature due to the highest IV stat being Attack.

Muk Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Best Nature
Brave
+10% Attack
-10% Speed
Weak To
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
Catch Rate75 (9.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield1 HP, 1 Attack

How To Evolve Muk in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Grimer Regular Evolution requires Level 38 to evolve into Muk.

    Muk Regular Evolution
  1. #194
    Grimer
  2. Evolves at level 38
  3. #195
    Muk

The Muk Regular Evolution biggest stat increase will be the SpDef stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Grimer
325
80
80
50
40
50
25
Stat Increase
+175
+25
+25
+25
+25
+50
+25
Muk
500
105
105
75
65
100
50
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Where To Find Muk Locations in Pokemon SV

Muk has 1 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find Grimer appearing at level 19 - 42, within the West Province (Area Two), East Province (Area Two) location.

Muk Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Very Common
60%
Town (80%) Biome
Grimer
Lv. 19 - 42
Common
40%
Town (3%) Biome
Muk
Lv. 38 - 57

Pokemon SV Muk Weakness

Muk is a Poison Type pokemon. This will cause Muk to take More Damage from Ground, Psychic type moves, and Less Damage from Fighting, Poison, Bug, Grass, Fairy type moves.

Muk Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Ground
2x
Psychic
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Fighting
1/2
Poison
1/2
Bug
1/2
Grass
1/2
Fairy
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Immune
to Damage From

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

What pokemon is Muk Resistant Against?
Reduced Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
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Best Moves for Muk in Scarlet and Violet

Muk Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Sludge Bomb and TM Moves like Hyper Beam, and Fire Blast.

Unlock Move Description
Gunk Shot
Poison
Tier:
A 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.
Lv. 52
Belch
Poison
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user lets out a damaging belch at the target. The user must eat a held Berry to use this move.
Giga Impact
Normal
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
150
Acc:
90
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user can't move on the next turn.
Hyper Beam
Normal
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
150
Acc:
90
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
The target is attacked with a powerful beam. The user can't move on the next turn.
Fire Blast
Fire
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
110
Acc:
85
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
The target is attacked with an intense blast of all- consuming fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.

List of Muk Moves in

Muk can learn 16 Moves from Leveling Up and 48 TM Moves. Moves like Memento which, Muk will learn by reaching level 57. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Hyper Beam, Fire Blast and Focus Blast.

Muk Level Up Moves

List of the 16 Moves Muk can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Harden
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
30
Status
Effect:
The user stiffens all the muscles in its body to boost its Defense stat.
Lv.1
Mud-Slap
Ground
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
20
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user hurls mud in the target's face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
Lv.1
Poison Gas
Poison
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
90
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
A cloud of poison gas is sprayed in the faces of opposing Pokemon, poisoning those it hits.
Lv.1
Pound
Normal
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
35
Physical
Effect:
The target is physically pounded with a long tail, a foreleg, or the like.
Lv.12
Disable
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
For four turns, the target will be unable to use whichever move it last used.
Lv.15
Sludge
Poison
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
65
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Special
Effect:
The user hurls unsanitary sludge at the target to inflict damage. This may also poison the target.
Lv.18
Mud Shot
Ground
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
55
Acc:
95
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. This also lowers the target's Speed stat.
Lv.21
Minimize
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user compresses its body to make itself look smaller, which sharply boosts its evasiveness.
Lv.26
Toxic
Poison
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. Its poison damage worsens every turn.
Lv.29
Sludge Bomb
Poison
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user hurls unsanitary sludge at the target to inflict damage. This may also poison the target.
Lv.32
Sludge Wave
Poison
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
95
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user strikes everything around it by swamping the area with a giant sludge wave. This may also poison those it hits.
Lv.37
Screech
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
85
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
An earsplitting screech harshly lowers the target's Defense stat.
Lv.40
Gunk Shot
Poison
Tier:
A 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.
Lv.46
Acid Armor
Poison
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user alters its cellular structure to liquefy itself, sharply boosting its Defense stat.
Lv.52
Belch
Poison
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user lets out a damaging belch at the target. The user must eat a held Berry to use this move.
Lv.57
Memento
Dark
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
The user faints. In return, the target's Attack and Sp. Atk stats are harshly lowered.