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Palossand Stats

Palossand highest IV stat is Def (110) and the lowest being Speed (35).

Rank Value Stat
E
85
HP
D
75
Atk
C
110
Def
A
100
Sp.Atk
E
75
Sp.Def
F
35
Speed
C
480
Total

Palossand Guide

Palossand has a 2 Defense EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Palossand is a Relaxed nature due to the highest IV stat being Defense.

Palossand Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Best Nature
Relaxed
+10% Defense
-10% Speed
Weak To
2x
2x
2x
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
0
0
0
1/4
Catch Rate60 (7.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield2 Defense

How To Evolve Palossand in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Sandygast Regular Evolution requires Level 42 to evolve into Palossand.

    Palossand Regular Evolution
  1. #322
    Sandygast
  2. Evolves at level 42
  3. #323
    Palossand

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

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Sandygast
320
55
55
80
70
45
15
Stat Increase
+160
+30
+20
+30
+30
+30
+20
Palossand
480
85
75
110
100
75
35
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Where To Find Palossand Locations in Pokemon SV

Palossand has 2 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find the evolved form Sandygast appearing at level 42 - 61, within the South Province (Area Five), West Province (Area Two), East Province (Area One), East Province (Area Two), Casseroya Lake location.

Palossand Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Very Common
60%
Beach (60%) Biome
Sandygast
Lv. 16 - 46
Common
40%
Beach (20%) Biome
Palossand
Lv. 42 - 61

Pokemon SV Palossand Weakness

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

Palossand Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Ghost
2x
Dark
2x
Water
2x
Grass
2x
Ice
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Bug
1/2
Rock
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Poison
1/4
Immune
to Damage From
Normal
0
Fighting
0
Electric
0

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

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

Palossand Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Bulldoze and TM Moves like Hyper Beam, and Earth Power.

Unlock Move Description
Earthquake
Ground
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
100
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user sets off an earthquake that strikes every Pokemon around it.
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.
Earth Power
Ground
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user makes the ground under the target erupt with power. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
Shadow Ball
Ghost
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user attacks by hurling a shadowy blob at the target. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.

List of Palossand Moves in

Palossand can learn 14 Moves from Leveling Up and 37 TM Moves. Moves like Sandstorm which, Palossand will learn by reaching level 68. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Hyper Beam, Earth Power and Shadow Ball.

Palossand Level Up Moves

List of the 14 Moves Palossand can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Absorb
Grass
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
20
Acc:
100
PP:
25
Special
Effect:
A nutrient-draining attack. The user's HP is restored by up to half the damage taken by the target.
Lv.1
Astonish
Ghost
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
30
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks the target by crying out in a startling fashion. This may also make the target flinch.
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
Sand Tomb
Ground
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
35
Acc:
85
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user traps the target inside a harshly raging sandstorm that inflicts damage for four to five turns.
Lv.15
Mega Drain
Grass
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
A nutrient-draining attack. The user's HP is restored by up to half the damage taken by the target.
Lv.20
Sand Attack
Ground
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Status
Effect:
Sand is hurled in the target's face, lowering the target's accuracy.
Lv.25
Bulldoze
Ground
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
The user strikes everything around it by stomping down on the ground. This lowers the Speed stats of those hit.
Lv.30
Hypnosis
Psychic
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
60
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user employs hypnotic suggestion to make the target fall asleep.
Lv.35
Giga Drain
Grass
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
75
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
A nutrient-draining attack. The user's HP is restored by up to half the damage taken by the target.
Lv.40
Iron Defense
Steel
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
15
Status
Effect:
The user hardens its body's surface like iron, sharply boosting its Defense stat.
Lv.47
Shadow Ball
Ghost
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The user attacks by hurling a shadowy blob at the target. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
Lv.54
Earth Power
Ground
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
10
Special
Effect:
The user makes the ground under the target erupt with power. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
Lv.61
Shore Up
Ground
Tier:
? Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
5
Status
Effect:
The user restores its own HP by up to half its max HP. It regains more HP in a sandstorm.
Lv.68
Sandstorm
Rock
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
10
Status
Effect:
A five-turn sandstorm is summoned to damage all Pokemon except Rock, Ground, and Steel types. The sandstorm also boosts the Sp. Def stats of Rock types.