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Pokemon Sword and Shield Cleffa

Pokemon Sword and Shield Cleffa is a Fairy Type Star Shape Pokémon, which makes it weak against Poison, Steel type moves. You can find and catch Cleffa in Giant's Cap - Area 2 with a 10% chance to appear during Fog weather. The Max IV Stats of Cleffa are 50 HP, 25 Attack, 45 SP Attack, 28 Defense, 55 SP Defense, and 15 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Cleffa
Cleffa Galar Pokedex ID: 254

List of Cleffa Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 218
HP 50
Attack 25
Defense 28
Special Attack 45
Special Defense 55
Speed 15

Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Cleffa to have is Sassy, this will increase it's Sp. Def and decrease it's Speed stats.

Cleffa Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Cute CharmNormal
Magic GuardNormal
Friend GuardHidden

Sword Pokedex Entry

According to local rumors, Cleffa are often seen in places where shooting stars have fallen.

Shield Pokedex Entry

Because of its unusual, starlike silhouette, people believe that it came here on a meteor.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Cleffa Evolutions

How do i get Cleffa's evolution in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Cleffa evolves into Clefairy with a high Friendship. Clefairy then evolves into its final evolution Clefable with a use Moon Stone.

high Friendship
use Moon Stone
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd

Cleffa Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Cleffa?

Cleffa does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Clefairy and evolve it into Cleffa. A popular spawn location you can find Clefairy is in the Giant's Cap - Area 2 area with a 10% chance to spawn during Fog weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Giant's Cap - Area 2
10%28 - 30
Giant's Cap - Area 3
10%29 - 32
Giant's Cap
35%28 - 30
Motostoke Riverbank
40%26 - 28

Pokemon Sword and Shield Cleffa Raids

Where do i find Cleffa Raids?

You can find Cleffa raids in the following locations: Hammerlocke Hills, Rolling Fields.

You can Click/Tap the links below to view where to find Cleffa Raid Spawn Locations in Pokemon Sw and Sh.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Cleffa Weakness

Cleffa is a Fairy Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Poison, Steel Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Fighting, Bug, Dark, Dragon type moves.

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Cleffa Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Cleffa Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

Pokemon SW and SH Cleffa Moves List

What moves can Cleffa learn from TMs, TRs, and Leveling?

Cleffa can learn the type move at level . This move Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Fairy type +50% STAB damage.

Cleffa Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
01[] Splash
01[] Pound
01[] Copycat
04[] Sing
08[] Sweet Kiss
12[] Disarming Voice
16[] Encore
20[] Charm

TM Moves Cleffa can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM00Mega PunchPhysical808520
TM01Mega KickPhysical120755
TM10Magical LeafSpecial6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM11Solar BeamSpecial12010010Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM14Thunder WaveStatus9020Paralyzes opponent.
TM15DigPhysical8010010Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
TM17Light ScreenStatus30Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
TM18ReflectStatus20Halves damage from Physical attacks for 5 turns.
TM19SafeguardStatus25The user's party is protected from status conditions.
TM21RestStatus10User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM24SnoreSpecial5010015Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.
TM25ProtectStatus10Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM27Icy WindSpecial559515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM29CharmStatus10020Sharply lowers opponent's Attack.
TM31AttractStatus10015If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM33Rain DanceStatus5Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM34Sunny DayStatus5Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM41Helping HandStatus20In Double Battles, boosts the power of the partner's move.
TM47Fake TearsStatus10020Sharply lowers opponent's Special Defense.
TM59FlingPhysical10010Power depends on held item.
TM71Wonder RoomStatus10Swaps every Pokémon's Defense and Special Defense for 5 turns.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM87Draining KissSpecial7510010User recovers most the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM89Misty TerrainStatus10Protects the field from status conditions for 5 turns.

Cleffa TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR01Body SlamPhysical8510015May paralyze opponent.
TR02FlamethrowerSpecial9010015May burn opponent.
TR11PsychicSpecial9010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR14MetronomeStatus10User performs almost any move in the game at random.
TR15Fire BlastSpecial110855May burn opponent.
TR17AmnesiaStatus20Sharply raises user's Special Defense.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR25PsyshockSpecial8010010Inflicts damage based on the target's Defense, not Special Defense.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR30EncoreStatus1005Forces opponent to keep using its last move for 3 turns.
TR31Iron TailPhysical1007515May lower opponent's Defense.
TR33Shadow BallSpecial8010015May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR35UproarSpecial9010010User attacks for 3 turns and prevents sleep.
TR38TrickStatus10010Swaps held items with the opponent.
TR42Hyper VoiceSpecial9010010
TR69Zen HeadbuttPhysical809015May cause flinching.
TR77Grass KnotSpecial10020The heavier the opponent, the stronger the attack.
TR82Stored PowerSpecial2010010Power increases when user's stats have been raised.
TR85Work UpStatus30Raises user's Attack and Special Attack.
TR90Play RoughPhysical1359010May lower opponent's Attack.

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