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Pokemon Sword and Shield Xatu

Pokemon Sword and Shield Xatu is a Psychic and Flying Type Mystic Pokémon, which makes it weak against Ghost, Dark, Rock, Electric, Ice type moves. You can find and catch Xatu in Giant's Mirror with a 10% chance to appear during Raining weather. The Max IV Stats of Xatu are 65 HP, 75 Attack, 95 SP Attack, 70 Defense, 70 SP Defense, and 95 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Xatu
Xatu Galar Pokedex ID: 93

List of Xatu Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 470
HP 65
Attack 75
Defense 70
Special Attack 95
Special Defense 70
Speed 95

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

Xatu Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Early BirdNormal
Magic BounceHidden

Sword Pokedex Entry

They say that it stays still and quiet because it is seeing both the past and future at the same time.

Shield Pokedex Entry

This odd Pokémon can see both the past and the future. It eyes the sun’s movement all day.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Xatu Evolutions

How do i evolve Xatu in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Natu evolves into Xatu when you reach Level 25.

Level 25
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd

Xatu Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Xatu?

Xatu does not spawn in the wild. Instead you can catch Natu and evolve it into Xatu. A popular spawn location you can find Natu is in the Giant's Mirror area with a 10% chance to spawn during Raining weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Giant's Mirror
10%28 - 30
Giant's Mirror
5%28 - 30
Giant's Mirror
10%28 - 30
Giant's Mirror
5%28 - 30
Giant's Mirror
10%28 - 30
Giant's Seat
28%33 - 38
West Lake Axewell
10%8 - 14

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

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
North Lake Miloch
45%14 - 16
Rolling Fields
35%7 - 9
South Lake Miloch
40%11 - 13
West Lake Axewell
40%7 - 11
Giant's Seat
50%30 - 35

Pokemon Sword and Shield Xatu Raids

Where do i find Xatu Raids?

You can find Xatu raids in the following locations: Bridge Field, East Lake Axewell, Giant's Cap, Hammerlocke Hills, Motostoke Riverbank, Rolling Fields, Stony Wilderness.

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

Pokemon Sword and Shield Xatu Weakness

Xatu is a Psychic and Flying Type pokemon. This will cause it to take More Damage from Ghost, Dark, Rock, Electric, Ice Type Moves and will take Less Damage from Psychic, Grass, Ground, Fighting type moves.

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Xatu Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Xatu Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

Pokemon SW and SH Xatu Moves List

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

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

Xatu Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
00[] Air Slash
01[] Tailwind
01[] Peck
01[] Leer
01[] Stored Power
01[] Teleport
15[] Confuse Ray
20[] Night Shade
28[] Psycho Shift
34[] Power Swap
34[] Guard Swap
41[] Psychic
48[] Wish
55[] Future Sight

TM Moves Xatu can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM06FlyPhysical1359515Flies up on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM08Hyper BeamSpecial150905User must recharge next turn.
TM09Giga ImpactPhysical150905User must recharge next turn.
TM11Solar BeamSpecial12010010Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM14Thunder WaveStatus9020Paralyzes opponent.
TM17Light ScreenStatus30Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
TM18ReflectStatus20Halves damage from Physical attacks for 5 turns.
TM21RestStatus10User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM23ThiefPhysical6010025Also steals opponent's held item.
TM24SnoreSpecial5010015Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.
TM25ProtectStatus10Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM28Giga DrainSpecial7510010User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
TM30Steel WingPhysical709025May raise user's Defense.
TM31AttractStatus10015If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM33Rain DanceStatus5Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM34Sunny DayStatus5Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM40SwiftSpecial6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM44ImprisonStatus10Opponent is unable to use moves that the user also knows.
TM56U-turnPhysical7010020User switches out immediately after attacking.
TM60Power SwapStatus10User and opponent swap Attack and Special Attack.
TM61Guard SwapStatus10User and opponent swap Defense and Special Defense.
TM70Trick RoomStatus5Slower Pokémon move first in the turn for 5 turns.
TM72Magic RoomStatus10Suppresses the effects of held items for five turns.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM95Air SlashSpecial112.59520May cause flinching.

Xatu TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR11PsychicSpecial13510010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR25PsyshockSpecial12010010Inflicts damage based on the target's Defense, not Special Defense.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR29Baton PassStatus40User switches out and gives stat changes to the incoming Pokémon.
TR33Shadow BallSpecial8010015May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR34Future SightSpecial18010010Damage occurs 2 turns later.
TR36Heat WaveSpecial959010May burn opponent.
TR38TrickStatus10010Swaps held items with the opponent.
TR40Skill SwapStatus10The user swaps Abilities with the opponent.
TR44Cosmic PowerStatus20Raises user's Defense and Special Defense.
TR49Calm MindStatus20Raises user's Special Attack and Special Defense.
TR69Zen HeadbuttPhysical1209015May cause flinching.
TR77Grass KnotSpecial10020The heavier the opponent, the stronger the attack.
TR81Foul PlayPhysical9510015Uses the opponent's Attack stat.
TR82Stored PowerSpecial3010010Power increases when user's stats have been raised.
TR83Ally SwitchStatus15User switches with opposite teammate.
TR92Dazzling GleamSpecial8010010Hits all adjacent opponents.

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