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Pokemon Sword and Shield Meltan

Pokemon Sword and Shield Meltan is a Steel Type Hex Nut Pokémon, which makes it weak against Fighting, Ground, Fire type moves. You can find and catch Meltan using our guide below on How To Obtain this pokemon. The Max IV Stats of Meltan are 46 HP, 65 Attack, 55 SP Attack, 65 Defense, 35 SP Defense, and 34 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Meltan
Regular
Shiny
Meltan Galar Pokedex ID: Foreign

List of Meltan Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

StatAmountBar Graph
Total300
HP46
Attack65
Defense65
Special Attack55
Special Defense35
Speed34

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

Meltan Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Magnet PullNormal

Pokemon Sword and Shield Meltan Evolutions

How do i evolve Meltan in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Meltan evolves into Melmetal when you reach Pokémon GO only, 400 Meltan Candies.

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Pokémon GO only, 400 Meltan Candies
Melmetal
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd
Meltan
300656555354634
Melmetal
600143143806513534

Meltan Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Meltan?

Meltan does not normally spawn in the wild, you will need to find this pokemon using a different method.

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Pokemon Sword and Shield Meltan Raids

Where do i find Meltan Raids?

This pokemon does not spawn as a raid.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Meltan Weakness

Meltan is a Steel Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Fighting, Ground, Fire Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Normal, Flying, Rock, Bug, Steel, Grass, Psychic, Ice, Dragon, Fairy, Poison type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
Damage
2.0x
Damage
Fighting
Ground
Fire
0.5x
Damage
Normal
Flying
Rock
Bug
Steel
Grass
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Fairy
0.25x
Damage
Immune to Damage
Poison

What pokemon is Meltan Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Meltan Strong Against?

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

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

Meltan can learn the steel type move Flash Cannon at level 40. This Special move May lower opponent's Special Defense. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Steel type +50% STAB damage.

Meltan Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
01Thunder ShockSpecial4010030May paralyze opponent.
01HardenStatus30Raises user's Defense.
08Tail WhipStatus10030Lowers opponent's Defense.
16HeadbuttPhysical7010015May cause flinching.
24Thunder WaveStatus9020Paralyzes opponent.
32Acid ArmorStatus20Sharply raises user's Defense.
40Flash CannonSpecial12010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.

TM Moves Meltan can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM14Thunder WaveStatus9020Paralyzes opponent.
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.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.

Meltan TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR08ThunderboltSpecial9010015May paralyze opponent.
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.
TR46Iron DefenseStatus15Sharply raises user's Defense.
TR52Gyro BallPhysical1005The slower the user, the stronger the attack.
TR70Flash CannonSpecial12010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.

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