Surf

(move)
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Type:

Water

Category:

Special

Power: 90

Accuracy: 100%

PP:

15  (max. 24)

Introduced

Generation 1

TM/HM

Red/Blue Yellow: HM03

Gold/Silver Crystal: HM03

Ruby/Sapphire, FireRed/LeafGreen Emerald: HM03

Diamond/Pearl Platinum HeartGold/SoulSilver: HM03

Black/White Black 2/White 2: HM03

X/Y, Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire: HM03

Effects

Surf deals damage. In double battles it will hit all Pokémon on the field; in triple battles it will hit all adjacent Pokémon. If the opponent is hidden underwater from using Dive, Surf will hit with double power.

Changes

In Generations 1-5, Surf has base power 95.

Outside of battle:

Surf is used to cross water. While surfing, wild Pokémon may appear. It can only be used with the appropriate Gym Badge. From Generation 3 onward it’s possible to fish while surfing; previously one could only fish at the water’s edge.

Move target

Foe   Foe   Foe
         
Self   Ally   Ally
Affects all Pokémon adjacent to the user