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Pokemon Sword and Shield Drifloon

Pokemon Sword and Shield Drifloon is a Ghost and Flying Type Balloon Pokémon, which makes it weak against Ghost, Dark, Rock, Electric, Ice type moves. You can find and catch Drifloon in Route 5 with a 5% chance to appear during All Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Drifloon are 90 HP, 50 Attack, 60 SP Attack, 34 Defense, 44 SP Defense, and 70 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Drifloon
Regular
Shiny
Drifloon Galar Pokedex ID: 124

List of Drifloon Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

StatAmountBar Graph
Total348
HP90
Attack50
Defense34
Special Attack60
Special Defense44
Speed70

Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Drifloon to have is Hasty, this will increase it's Speed and decrease it's Defense stats.

Drifloon Abilities

Ability Type Effect
AftermathNormal
UnburdenNormal
Flare BoostHidden

Sword Pokedex Entry

Perhaps seeking company, it approaches children. However, it often quickly runs away again when the children play too roughly with it.

Shield Pokedex Entry

The gathering of many souls gave rise to this Pokémon. During humid seasons, they seem to appear in abundance.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Drifloon Evolutions

How do i evolve Drifloon in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Drifloon evolves into Drifblim when you reach Level 28.

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Level 28
Drifblim
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd
Drifloon
348503460449070
Drifblim
4988044905415080

Drifloon Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Drifloon?

A popular spawn location you can find Drifloon is in the Route 5 area with a 5% chance to spawn during All weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Route 5
5%19 - 21
North Lake Miloch
60%26 - 28
North Lake Miloch
10%42 - 45
North Lake Miloch
5%42 - 45
North Lake Miloch
25%42 - 45
North Lake Miloch
25%42 - 45
North Lake Miloch
5%42 - 45
North Lake Miloch
25%42 - 45
North Lake Miloch
5%42 - 45
North Lake Miloch
10%42 - 45
South Lake Miloch
60%14 - 16
South Lake Miloch
10%41 - 44
South Lake Miloch
60%41 - 44
South Lake Miloch
25%41 - 44
South Lake Miloch
10%41 - 44
South Lake Miloch
25%41 - 44
South Lake Miloch
5%41 - 44
South Lake Miloch
25%41 - 44
South Lake Miloch
5%41 - 44
South Lake Miloch
60%41 - 44
South Lake Miloch
15%14 - 16
Watchtower Ruins
15%26 - 29
Watchtower Ruins
5%26 - 29
Watchtower Ruins
10%26 - 29
Watchtower Ruins
60%26 - 29
Watchtower Ruins
60%26 - 29
Fields of Honor
15%40 - 45
Loop Lagoon
10%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
10%16 - 21
Loop Lagoon
15%40 - 45
Workout Sea
15%40 - 45
Stepping-Stone Sea
15%40 - 45
Honeycalm Sea
15%40 - 45
Honeycalm Island
15%40 - 45
Axew's Eye
60%36 - 40

Non Overworld Spawns (NOT Visible - Randomly found in tall grass)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Watchtower Ruins
30%11 - 14
Watchtower Ruins
10%11 - 14
Watchtower Ruins
10%11 - 14
Watchtower Ruins
10%11 - 14
Loop Lagoon
15%19 - 24
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Pokemon Sword and Shield Drifloon Raids

Where do i find Drifloon Raids?

You can find Drifloon raids in the following locations: Giant's Cap, Hammerlocke Hills, Stony Wilderness, Watchtower Ruins.

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Drifloon Weakness

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

Damage Types
4.0x
Damage
2.0x
Damage
Ghost
Dark
Rock
Electric
Ice
0.5x
Damage
Poison
Grass
0.25x
Damage
Bug
Immune to Damage
Normal
Fighting
Ground

What pokemon is Drifloon Weak Against?

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What pokemon is Drifloon Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP
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Pokemon SW and SH Drifloon Moves List

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

Drifloon can learn the normal type move Explosion at level 44. This Physical move User faints. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Ghost and Flying type +50% STAB damage.

Drifloon Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
01MinimizeStatus10Sharply raises user's Evasiveness.
01AstonishPhysical4510015May cause flinching.
04GustSpecial6010035Hits Pokémon using Fly/Bounce with double power.
08Focus EnergyStatus30Increases critical hit ratio.
12PaybackPhysical5010010Power doubles if the user was attacked first.
16HexSpecial97.510010Inflicts more damage if the target has a status condition.
20Shadow BallSpecial12010015May lower opponent's Special Defense.
24StockpileStatus20Stores energy for use with Spit Up and Swallow.
24SwallowStatus10The more times the user has performed Stockpile, the more HP is recovered.
24Spit UpSpecial10010Power depends on how many times the user performed Stockpile.
29Self-DestructPhysical2001005User faints.
32Destiny BondStatus5If the user faints, the opponent also faints.
36Baton PassStatus40User switches out and gives stat changes to the incoming Pokémon.
40TailwindStatus30Doubles Speed for 4 turns.
44ExplosionPhysical2501005User faints.

TM Moves Drifloon can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM14Thunder WaveStatus9020Paralyzes opponent.
TM20Self-DestructPhysical2001005User faints.
TM21RestStatus10User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM23ThiefPhysical6010025Also steals opponent's held item.
TM24SnoreSpecial5010015Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.
TM25ProtectStatus10Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM27Icy WindSpecial559515Lowers opponent's Speed.
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.
TM38Will-O-WispStatus8515Burns opponent.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM40SwiftSpecial6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM46Weather BallSpecial5010010Move's power and type changes with the weather.
TM57PaybackPhysical5010010Power doubles if the user was attacked first.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM77HexSpecial97.510010Inflicts more damage if the target has a status condition.
TM78AcrobaticsPhysical82.510015Stronger when the user does not have a held item.
TM97Brutal SwingPhysical6010020The user swings its body around violently to inflict damage on everything in its vicinity.

Drifloon TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR01Body SlamPhysical8510015May paralyze opponent.
TR08ThunderboltSpecial9010015May paralyze opponent.
TR09ThunderSpecial1107010May paralyze opponent.
TR11PsychicSpecial9010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR13Focus EnergyStatus30Increases critical hit ratio.
TR17AmnesiaStatus20Sharply raises user's Special Defense.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR29Baton PassStatus40User switches out and gives stat changes to the incoming Pokémon.
TR33Shadow BallSpecial12010015May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR38TrickStatus10010Swaps held items with the opponent.
TR40Skill SwapStatus10The user swaps Abilities with the opponent.
TR49Calm MindStatus20Raises user's Special Attack and Special Defense.
TR52Gyro BallPhysical1005The slower the user, the stronger the attack.
TR83Ally SwitchStatus15User switches with opposite teammate.

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