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Pokemon Sword and Shield Wishiwashi

Pokemon Sword and Shield Wishiwashi is a Water Type, which makes it weak against Grass, Electric type moves. You can find and catch Wishiwashi in Route 9 with a 30% chance to encounter during All Weather weather when walking through tall grass. The Max IV Stats of Wishiwashi are 45 HP, 20 Attack, 25 SP Attack, 20 Defense, 25 SP Defense, and 40 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Wishiwashi
Wishiwashi Galar Pokedex ID: 155

List of Wishiwashi Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 175
HP 45
Attack 20
Defense 20
Special Attack 25
Special Defense 25
Speed 40

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

Wishiwashi Abilities

Ability Type Effect

Sword Pokedex Entry

Individually, they're incredibly weak. It's by gathering up into schools that they're able to confront opponents.

Shield Pokedex Entry

When it senses danger, its eyes tear up. The sparkle of its tears signals other Wishiwashi to gather.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Wishiwashi Evolutions

How do i evolve Wishiwashi in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Currently Pokemon Sword and Shield Wishiwashi does not have an evolution form in Generation 8.

Wishiwashi Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Wishiwashi?

Spawn locations you can find Wishiwashi are in the Route 9 area, with a 30% chance to spawn during All Weather weather.

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

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Route 9
30%38 - 42
Axew's Eye
20%35 - 40
East Lake Axewell
5%8 - 12
5%20 - 24
West Lake Axewell
5%7 - 11
Forest of Focus - Area 2
40%13 - 18
Stepping-Stone Sea
40%43 - 48
Insular Sea
40%43 - 48
Honeycalm Sea
40%43 - 48
Honeycalm Island
40%43 - 48

Pokemon Sword and Shield Wishiwashi Raids

Where do i find Wishiwashi Raids?

You can find Wishiwashi raids in the following locations: Bridge Field, Dusty Bowl, East Lake Axewell, Giant's Cap, Lake of Outrage, North Lake Miloch, South Lake Miloch, West Lake Axewell.

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Wishiwashi Weakness

Wishiwashi is a Water Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Grass, Electric Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Steel, Fire, Water, Ice type moves.

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Wishiwashi Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Wishiwashi Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

Pokemon SW and SH Wishiwashi Moves List

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

Wishiwashi can learn the type move at level . This move Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Water type +50% STAB damage.

Wishiwashi Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
01[] Water Gun
01[] Growl
04[] Helping Hand
08[] Beat Up
12[] Brine
16[] Tearful Look
20[] Dive
24[] Soak
28[] Uproar
32[] Aqua Tail
36[] Aqua Ring
40[] Endeavor
44[] Hydro Pump
48[] Double-Edge

TM Moves Wishiwashi can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
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.
TM33Rain DanceStatus5Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM35HailStatus10Non-Ice types are damaged for 5 turns.
TM36WhirlpoolSpecial52.58515Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.
TM37Beat UpPhysical10030Each Pokémon in your party attacks.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM41Helping HandStatus20In Double Battles, boosts the power of the partner's move.
TM45DivePhysical12010010Dives underwater on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM53Mud ShotSpecial559515Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM55BrineSpecial97.510010Power doubles if opponent's HP is less than 50%.
TM56U-turnPhysical7010020User switches out immediately after attacking.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM81BulldozePhysical6010020Lowers opponent's Speed.

Wishiwashi TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR03Hydro PumpSpecial165805
TR04SurfSpecial13510015Hits all adjacent Pokémon.
TR05Ice BeamSpecial9010010May freeze opponent.
TR10EarthquakePhysical10010010Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TR16WaterfallPhysical12010015May cause flinching.
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.
TR31Iron TailPhysical1007515May lower opponent's Defense.
TR35UproarSpecial9010010User attacks for 3 turns and prevents sleep.
TR45Muddy WaterSpecial1358510May lower opponent's Accuracy.
TR84ScaldSpecial12010015May burn opponent.
TR98LiquidationPhysical127.510010The user slams into the target using a full-force blast of water. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.

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