Bag Smooth Rock Sprite

Sandstorm is one of the weather conditions. It can be summoned by the move Sandstorm or the ability Sand Stream for five turns. (8 if the user is holding a Smooth Rock)

In-battle effect

Abilities affected by Sandstorm

  • Rock-,Ground- and Steel-type attacks are boosted by 1.5x for Pokémon with Sand Force.
  • Doubles the Speed of Pokémon with Sand Rush.
  • Boosts the evasion of Pokémon with Sand Veil. The accuracy of any move used against a Pokémon with this Ability is modified by a factor of 4/5.

Pokémon that learn Sandstorm

By leveling up

Via TM

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#004 Icon004 Archilles
Fire Ground

Pokémon with Sand Stream

Hidden Ability

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#085 Icon085 Cassnail
Ground Water
#086 Icon086 Sableau
Ground Water
#087 Icon087 Escartress
Ground Water

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