Pokemon Sword and Shield Sandaconda is a Ground Type, which makes it weak against Water, Grass, Ice type moves. You can find and catch Sandaconda in Forest of Focus with a 10% chance to appear during Sandstorm weather. The Max IV Stats of Sandaconda are 72 HP, 107 Attack, 65 SP Attack, 125 Defense, 70 SP Defense, and 71 Speed.
List of Sandaconda Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.
Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Sandaconda to have is Impish, this will increase it's Defense and decrease it's Sp. Atk stats.
Sword Pokedex Entry
When it contracts its body, over 220 pounds of sand sprays from its nose. If it ever runs out of sand, it becomes disheartened.
Shield Pokedex Entry
Its unique style of coiling allows it to blast sand out of its sand sac more efficiently.
Gigantamax Sword Pokedex Entry
Its sand pouch has grown to tremendous proportions. More than 1,000,000 tons of sand now swirl around its body.
Gigantamax Shield Pokedex Entry
Sand swirls around its body with such speed and power that it could pulverize a skyscraper.
Sandaconda Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield
Where do i find and how to get Sandaconda?
Sandaconda does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Silicobra and evolve it into Sandaconda. A popular spawn location you can find Silicobra is in the Forest of Focus area with a 10% chance to spawn during Sandstorm weather.
Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)
Non Overworld Spawns (NOT Visible - Randomly found in tall grass)
Pokemon Sword and Shield Sandaconda Raids
Where do i find Sandaconda Raids?
You can find Sandaconda raids in the following locations: Dusty Bowl, Gigantamax Raid Battles.
Pokemon Sword and Shield Sandaconda Weakness
Sandaconda is a Ground Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Water, Grass, Ice Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Poison, Rock, Electric type moves.
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What pokemon is Sandaconda Weak Against?
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What pokemon is Sandaconda Strong Against?
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Pokemon SW and SH Sandaconda Moves List
What moves can Sandaconda learn from TMs, TRs, and Leveling?
Sandaconda can learn the ground type move Sand Tomb at level 51. This Physical move Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Ground type +50% STAB damage.
Sandaconda Level Up Moves
|01||Skull Bash||Physical||130||100||10||Raises Defense on first turn, attacks on second.|
|01||Wrap||Physical||15||90||20||Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.|
|01||Sand Attack||Status||—||100||15||Lowers opponent's Accuracy.|
|01||Minimize||Status||—||—||10||Sharply raises user's Evasiveness.|
|01||Brutal Swing||Physical||60||100||20||The user swings its body around violently to inflict damage on everything in its vicinity.|
|15||Bulldoze||Physical||90||100||20||Lowers opponent's Speed.|
|20||Headbutt||Physical||70||100||15||May cause flinching.|
|30||Dig||Physical||120||100||10||Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.|
|35||Sandstorm||Status||—||—||10||Creates a sandstorm for 5 turns.|
|49||Coil||Status||—||—||20||Raises user's Attack, Defense and Accuracy.|
|51||Sand Tomb||Physical||52.5||85||15||Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.|
TM Moves Sandaconda can learn
|TM08||Hyper Beam||Special||150||90||5||User must recharge next turn.|
|TM09||Giga Impact||Physical||150||90||5||User must recharge next turn.|
|TM15||Dig||Physical||120||100||10||Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.|
|TM16||Screech||Status||—||85||40||Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.|
|TM21||Rest||Status||—||—||10||User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.|
|TM22||Rock Slide||Physical||75||90||10||May cause flinching.|
|TM24||Snore||Special||50||100||15||Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.|
|TM25||Protect||Status||—||—||10||Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.|
|TM31||Attract||Status||—||100||15||If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.|
|TM32||Sandstorm||Status||—||—||10||Creates a sandstorm for 5 turns.|
|TM39||Facade||Physical||70||100||20||Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.|
|TM48||Rock Tomb||Physical||60||95||15||Lowers opponent's Speed.|
|TM49||Sand Tomb||Physical||52.5||85||15||Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.|
|TM53||Mud Shot||Special||82.5||95||15||Lowers opponent's Speed.|
|TM54||Rock Blast||Physical||25||90||10||Hits 2-5 times in one turn.|
|TM68||Fire Fang||Physical||65||95||15||May cause flinching and/or burn opponent.|
|TM76||Round||Special||60||100||15||Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.|
|TM81||Bulldoze||Physical||90||100||20||Lowers opponent's Speed.|
|TM97||Brutal Swing||Physical||60||100||20||The user swings its body around violently to inflict damage on everything in its vicinity.|
Sandaconda TR Moves
|TR10||Earthquake||Physical||150||100||10||Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.|
|TR20||Substitute||Status||—||—||10||Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.|
|TR24||Outrage||Physical||120||100||10||User attacks for 2-3 turns but then becomes confused.|
|TR26||Endure||Status||—||—||10||Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.|
|TR27||Sleep Talk||Status||—||—||10||User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.|
|TR46||Iron Defense||Status||—||—||15||Sharply raises user's Defense.|
|TR67||Earth Power||Special||135||100||10||May lower opponent's Special Defense.|
|TR69||Zen Headbutt||Physical||80||90||15||May cause flinching.|
|TR74||Iron Head||Physical||80||100||15||May cause flinching.|
|TR75||Stone Edge||Physical||100||80||5||High critical hit ratio.|
|TR76||Stealth Rock||Status||—||—||20||Damages opponent switching into battle.|
|TR87||Drill Run||Physical||120||95||10||High critical hit ratio.|
|TR89||Hurricane||Special||110||70||10||May confuse opponent.|
|TR94||High Horsepower||Physical||142.5||95||10||The user fiercely attacks the target using its entire body.|
|TR99||Body Press||Physical||80||100||10||The higher the user's Defense, the stronger the attack.|