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Pokemon Sword and Shield Whirlipede

Pokemon Sword and Shield Whirlipede is a Bug and Poison Type Curlipede Pokémon, which makes it weak against Flying, Rock, Fire, Psychic type moves. You can find and catch Whirlipede in Forest of Focus with a 36% chance to appear during Normal Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Whirlipede are 40 HP, 55 Attack, 40 SP Attack, 99 Defense, 79 SP Defense, and 47 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Whirlipede
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List of Whirlipede Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

StatAmountBar Graph
Total360
HP40
Attack55
Defense99
Special Attack40
Special Defense79
Speed47

Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Whirlipede to have is Impish, this will increase it's Defense and decrease it's Sp. Atk stats.

Whirlipede Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Poison PointNormal
SwarmNormal
Speed BoostHidden

Pokemon Sword and Shield Whirlipede Evolutions

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Venipede evolves into Whirlipede when you reach Level 22. Whirlipede then evolves into its final evolution Scolipede when you reach Level 30.

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Level 22
Whirlipede
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Level 30
Scolipede
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd
Venipede
260455930393057
Whirlipede
360559940794047
Scolipede
48510089556960112

Whirlipede Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Whirlipede?

Whirlipede does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Venipede and evolve it into Whirlipede. A popular spawn location you can find Venipede is in the Forest of Focus area with a 36% chance to spawn during Normal weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Forest of Focus
36%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
10%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
10%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
36%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
36%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
36%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
36%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
36%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
10%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
10%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
36%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
10%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
10%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
36%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
10%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
36%10 - 15
Forest of Focus
10%10 - 15

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

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
Forest of Focus
15%13 - 18
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Pokemon Sword and Shield Whirlipede Raids

Where do i find Whirlipede Raids?

You can find Whirlipede raids in the following locations: Fields of Honor, Soothing Wetlands, Forest of Focus, Training Lowlands, Workout Sea, Stepping-Stone Sea.

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Whirlipede Weakness

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

Damage Types
4.0x
Damage
2.0x
Damage
Flying
Rock
Fire
Psychic
0.5x
Damage
Poison
Bug
Fairy
0.25x
Damage
Fighting
Grass
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Whirlipede Weak Against?

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What pokemon is Whirlipede Strong Against?

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Pokemon SW and SH Whirlipede Moves List

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

Whirlipede can learn the steel type move Iron Defense at level Evolve. This Status move Sharply raises user's Defense. Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Bug and Poison type +50% STAB damage.

Whirlipede Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
EvolveIron DefenseStatus15Sharply raises user's Defense.
1Poison StingPhysical22.510035May poison the opponent.
1Defense CurlStatus40Raises user's Defense.
1RolloutPhysical309020Doubles in power each turn for 5 turns.
1ProtectStatus10Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
12Poison TailPhysical7510025High critical hit ratio. May poison opponent.
16ScreechStatus8540Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.
20Bug BitePhysical9010020Receives the effect from the opponent's held berry.
26VenoshockSpecial97.510010Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.
32Take DownPhysical908520User receives recoil damage.
38AgilityStatus30Sharply raises user's Speed.
44ToxicStatus9010Badly poisons opponent.
50Venom DrenchStatus10020Lowers poisoned opponent's Special Attack and Speed.
56Double-EdgePhysical12010015User receives recoil damage.

TM Moves Whirlipede can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM07Pin MissilePhysical37.59520Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
TM11Solar BeamSpecial12010010Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM16ScreechStatus8540Sharply lowers opponent's Defense.
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.
TM31AttractStatus10015If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM34Sunny DayStatus5Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM57PaybackPhysical5010010Power doubles if the user was attacked first.
TM74VenoshockSpecial97.510010Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM77HexSpecial6510010Inflicts more damage if the target has a status condition.

Whirlipede TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR12AgilityStatus30Sharply raises user's Speed.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR22Sludge BombSpecial13510010May poison opponent.
TR23SpikesStatus20Hurts opponents when they switch into battle.
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.
TR54Toxic SpikesStatus20Poisons opponents when they switch into battle.
TR57Poison JabPhysical12010020May poison the opponent.
TR91Venom DrenchStatus10020Lowers poisoned opponent's Special Attack and Speed.

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