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Skarmory is a Steel, Flying-type Pokémon from the Johto region. It does not evolve into or from any other Pokémon.

Pokédex description

Skarmory - Armor Bird Pokémon
Skarmory is entirely encased in hard, protective armor. This Pokémon flies at close to 190 mph. It slashes foes with its wings that possess swordlike cutting edges.
Pokémon cry:
Skarmory cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Flying 14 (12)
Icon Steel 11 (14)

Charged attacks

Icon Flying
90 (45)
Icon Steel
100 (37)
Icon Flying
80 (40)

Evolution family

Skarmory is the part of a one-member family.

116. Skarmory
#227 Skarmory


Method Maximum CP Details
RT-Icon Encounter

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2017 Feb 16

Increased spawns in:
Global Challenge, Global Hatches: 2019 Sep 9 - 16
Yokohama Pokémon GO Fest 2019: Aug 6 - 12

Pokémon Eggs
1,204 5-km Eggs since 2019 Apr 9

Increased chance/Previously in:
5-km - A Colossal Discovery: 2019 Nov 1 - 4
10-km - 2017 Feb 16 - 2018 Spring
10-km - Legendary Week: 2018 Mar 5 - 16
2-km - Eggstravaganza 2017: Apr 13 - 20

Emblem Raid
Raid Battles

(weather boosted)
Tier 3 CP 15,182

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance

RT-Icon Special-Stamp-1
Research tasks
903 Field Research:
Make 5 Nice Throws: A Drive to Investigate
Win a Raid;
Win a Trainer Battle against another Trainer;
Make a new friend;
Trade a Pokémon with a friend: A Colossal Discovery
Use an item to evolve a Pokémon: 2019 May - Aug
Special Research:
A Drive to Investigate - Completing 2nd part
GO Battle League
GO Battle League
1,204 Obtainable starting from rank:
4 (since Preseason)



  • Shiny Skarmory was accidentally made earlier on October 22nd, 2019 for a short period of time.[1]


  1. Skarmory Shiny is live or in testing mode hmm. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2019-10-24.

External links

  • Skarmory page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Skarmory article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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