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Pokemon Sword and Shield Rhyhorn

Pokemon Sword and Shield Rhyhorn is a Ground and Rock Type Spikes Pokémon, which makes it weak against Ice, Fighting, Ground, Steel, Water, Grass type moves. You can find and catch Rhyhorn in Giant's Cap with a 30% chance to appear during Normal Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Rhyhorn are 80 HP, 85 Attack, 30 SP Attack, 95 Defense, 30 SP Defense, and 25 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Rhyhorn
Regular
Shiny
Rhyhorn Galar Pokedex ID: 264

List of Rhyhorn Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

StatAmountBar Graph
Total345
HP80
Attack85
Defense95
Special Attack30
Special Defense30
Speed25

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

Rhyhorn Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Lightning RodNormal
Rock HeadNormal
RecklessHidden

Sword Pokedex Entry

Strong, but not too bright, this Pokémon can shatter even a skyscraper with its charging tackles.

Shield Pokedex Entry

It can remember only one thing at a time. Once it starts rushing, it forgets why it started.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Rhyhorn Evolutions

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Rhyhorn evolves into Rhydon when you reach Level 42. Rhydon then evolves into its final evolution Rhyperior with a trade holding Protector.

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Level 42
Rhydon
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trade holding Protector
Rhyperior
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd
Rhyhorn
345859530308025
Rhydon
485130120454510540
Rhyperior
535140130555511540

Rhyhorn Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Rhyhorn?

A popular spawn location you can find Rhyhorn is in the Giant's Cap area with a 30% chance to spawn during Normal weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Giant's Cap
30%31 - 34
Giant's Cap
30%31 - 34
Giant's Cap
60%31 - 34
Giant's Cap
60%31 - 34
Giant's Cap
30%31 - 34
Giant's Cap
60%31 - 34
Giant's Cap
60%31 - 34
Giant's Cap
30%31 - 34
Giant's Cap
30%31 - 34
Giant's Mirror
50%28 - 30
Motostoke Riverbank
40%26 - 28
Motostoke Riverbank
25%26 - 28
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24
Potbottom Desert
16%19 - 24

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

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Route 8
20%38 - 40
Bridge Field
30%26 - 28
Motostoke Riverbank
35%26 - 28
Motostoke Riverbank
35%26 - 28
Stony Wilderness
40%26 - 28
Route 10 - Winter Hill Station
25%43 - 46
Dusty Bowl
58%40 - 45
Lake of Outrage
33%50 - 52
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Pokemon Sword and Shield Rhyhorn Raids

Where do i find Rhyhorn Raids?

You can find Rhyhorn raids in the following locations: Rolling Fields, Stony Wilderness.

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Rhyhorn Weakness

Rhyhorn is a Ground and Rock Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Ice, Fighting, Ground, Steel, Water, Grass Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Rock, Normal, Flying, Fire, Electric, Poison type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
Damage
2.0x
Damage
Ice
Fighting
Ground
Steel
0.5x
Damage
Rock
Normal
Flying
Fire
0.25x
Damage
Poison
Immune to Damage
Electric

What pokemon is Rhyhorn Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Rhyhorn Strong Against?

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

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

Rhyhorn can learn the normal type move Horn Drill at level 60. This Physical move One-Hit-KO, if it hits. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Ground and Rock type +50% STAB damage.

Rhyhorn Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
01TacklePhysical4010035
01Tail WhipStatus10030Lowers opponent's Defense.
05Smack DownPhysical7510015Makes Flying-type Pokémon vulnerable to Ground moves.
10BulldozePhysical9010020Lowers opponent's Speed.
15Horn AttackPhysical6510025
20Scary FaceStatus10010Sharply lowers opponent's Speed.
25StompPhysical6510020May cause flinching.
30Rock BlastPhysical37.59010Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
35Drill RunPhysical1209510High critical hit ratio.
40Take DownPhysical908520User receives recoil damage.
45EarthquakePhysical15010010Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
50Stone EdgePhysical150805High critical hit ratio.
55MegahornPhysical1208510
60Horn DrillPhysical5One-Hit-KO, if it hits.

TM Moves Rhyhorn can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM15DigPhysical12010010Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
TM21RestStatus10User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM22Rock SlidePhysical112.59010May cause flinching.
TM23ThiefPhysical6010025Also steals opponent's held item.
TM24SnoreSpecial5010015Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.
TM25ProtectStatus10Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM26Scary FaceStatus10010Sharply lowers opponent's Speed.
TM27Icy WindSpecial559515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM31AttractStatus10015If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM32SandstormStatus10Creates a sandstorm for 5 turns.
TM33Rain DanceStatus5Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM34Sunny DayStatus5Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM48Rock TombPhysical909515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM53Mud ShotSpecial82.59515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM54Rock BlastPhysical37.59010Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
TM57PaybackPhysical5010010Power doubles if the user was attacked first.
TM66Thunder FangPhysical659515May cause flinching and/or paralyze opponent.
TM67Ice FangPhysical659515May cause flinching and/or freeze opponent.
TM68Fire FangPhysical659515May cause flinching and/or burn opponent.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM81BulldozePhysical9010020Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM96Smart StrikePhysical7010The user stabs the target with a sharp horn. This attack never misses.
TM98Stomping TantrumPhysical112.510010Driven by frustration, the user attacks the target. If the user's previous move has failed, the power of this move doubles.

Rhyhorn TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR00Swords DanceStatus20Sharply raises user's Attack.
TR01Body SlamPhysical8510015May paralyze opponent.
TR02FlamethrowerSpecial9010015May burn opponent.
TR05Ice BeamSpecial9010010May freeze opponent.
TR06BlizzardSpecial110705May freeze opponent.
TR08ThunderboltSpecial9010015May paralyze opponent.
TR09ThunderSpecial1107010May paralyze opponent.
TR10EarthquakePhysical15010010Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TR15Fire BlastSpecial110855May burn opponent.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR21ReversalPhysical10015The lower the user's HP, the higher the power.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR28MegahornPhysical1208510
TR31Iron TailPhysical1007515May lower opponent's Defense.
TR32CrunchPhysical8010015May lower opponent's Defense.
TR35UproarSpecial9010010User attacks for 3 turns and prevents sleep.
TR39SuperpowerPhysical1201005Lowers user's Attack and Defense.
TR57Poison JabPhysical8010020May poison the opponent.
TR62Dragon PulseSpecial8510010
TR67Earth PowerSpecial13510010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR75Stone EdgePhysical150805High critical hit ratio.
TR76Stealth RockStatus20Damages opponent switching into battle.
TR87Drill RunPhysical1209510High critical hit ratio.
TR94High HorsepowerPhysical142.59510The user fiercely attacks the target using its entire body.

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