Essentials

Sand Force

Generation 5

Summary

Strengthens Rock, Ground, and Steel moves to 1.3× their power during a sandstorm. Protects against sandstorm damage.

Effect

During a sandstorm, this Pokémon's Rock-, Ground-, and Steel-type moves have 1.3× their base power. This Pokémon does not take sandstorm damage, regardless of type.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

Boosts certain moves’ power in a sandstorm.

Generation 6
X, Y, Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire

Boosts certain moves’ power in a sandstorm.

Generation 7
Sun, Moon

Boosts the power of Rock-, Ground-, and Steel-type moves in a sandstorm.

Foreign Names

Japanese
すなのちから (sunanochikara)
すなのちから
Korean
모래의힘
Chinese
沙之力
沙之力
French
Force Sable
German
Sandgewalt
Spanish
Poder Arena
Italian
Silicoforza

Pokémon

Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Normal: May be found normally on Pokémon.
Mega Steelix Mega Steelix Steel Ground Sand Force ½ male, ½ female Mineral 75 125 230 55 95 30 610
Mega Garchomp Mega Garchomp Dragon Ground Sand Force ½ male, ½ female Monster
Dragon
108 170 115 120 95 92 700
Drilbur Ground Sand Rush
Sand Force
Mold Breaker
½ male, ½ female Field 60 85 40 30 45 68 328
Excadrill Ground Steel Sand Rush
Sand Force
Mold Breaker
½ male, ½ female Field 110 135 60 50 65 88 508
Incarnate Landorus Ground Flying Sand Force
Sheer Force
always male Undiscovered 89 125 90 115 80 101 600
Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Hidden: Found on Pokémon from the Dream World and Dream Radar, as well as a few Pokémon from specific in-game encounters.
Diglett Ground Sand Veil
Arena Trap
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Field 10 55 25 35 45 95 265
Alolan Diglett Alolan Diglett Ground Steel Sand Veil
Tangling Hair
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Field 10 55 30 35 45 90 265
Dugtrio Ground Sand Veil
Arena Trap
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Field 35 100 50 50 70 120 425
Alolan Dugtrio Alolan Dugtrio Ground Steel Sand Veil
Tangling Hair
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Field 35 100 60 50 70 110 425
Nosepass Rock Sturdy
Magnet Pull
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Mineral 30 45 135 45 90 30 375
Probopass Rock Steel Sturdy
Magnet Pull
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Mineral 60 55 145 75 150 40 525
Shellos Water Sticky Hold
Storm Drain
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Amorphous
76 48 48 57 62 34 325
Gastrodon Water Ground Sticky Hold
Storm Drain
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Amorphous
111 83 68 92 82 39 475
Hippopotas Ground Sand Stream
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Field 68 72 78 38 42 32 330
Hippowdon Ground Sand Stream
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Field 108 112 118 68 72 47 525
Roggenrola Rock Sturdy
Weak Armor
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Mineral 55 75 85 25 25 15 280
Boldore Rock Sturdy
Weak Armor
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Mineral 70 105 105 50 40 20 390
Gigalith Rock Sturdy
Sand Stream
Sand Force
½ male, ½ female Mineral 85 135 130 60 80 25 515

18 Pokémon

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