Pokémon with Sand Veil will increase their evasion in a sandstorm by 20%. Pokémon with Sand Veil also take no damage from Sandstorm if they would.
Outside of battle, if a Pokémon with Sand Veil leads the party, the player is 50% less likely to encounter Pokémon in a Sandstorm.
Pokémon with Ability
- Diglett (Both forms)
- Dugtrio (Both forms)
As a Hidden Ability
- Snow Cloak is a version of Sand Veil but, for Hail
- Sand Veil, Sand Force and Sand Rush are the three abilities positively affected by sandstorm.