Niantic has just given more detail about the upcoming Weather Week event that was previously mentioned in the March Schedule of Events announcement. Shiny Rainy Form Castform will make its debut along with many other nice features and bonuses. Let’s put on our raincoats and take a look!
|Wed., Mar. 24, 2021, @ 10:00am|
Mon., Mar. 29, 2021, @ 8:00pm (local time)
|SHINY DEBUT: Rainy Form Castform.|
|WILD: Castform, Ducklett, Wingull, and other Pokémon that tend to appear when it’s either rainy or windy.|
|5KM EGGS: Psyduck, Poliwag, Swablu, Drifloon, Mantyke, Tympole, and Ducklett.|
|1-STAR RAIDS: Slowpoke, Tynamo, and more.|
|3-STAR RAIDS: Swellow, Pelipper, and more.|
|5-STAR RAIDS: Therian Forme Thundurus.|
|MEGA RAIDS: Mega Manectric, Mega Houndoom, and Mega Abomasnow.|
|FIELD RESEARCH: Encounters with Rainy Form Castform and more.|
|TIMED RESEARCH: Encounters with Rainy Form Castform and more.|
|AVATAR ITEMS: Spring-themed avatar items will be available in the shop.|
|RAINY: From Wednesday, March 24, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. to Saturday, March 27, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. local time, Pokémon that enjoy rainy conditions—like Vaporeon, Lotad, Stunfisk, and more—will be appearing more frequently in the wild.|
|WINDY: From Saturday, March 27, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. to Monday, March 29, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time, Pokémon that enjoy windy conditions—like Skarmory, Taillow, Pidove, and more—will be appearing more frequently in the wild.|
|BONUS: ||Catch Pokémon with Weather Boost to earn extra Stardust.|
|RAINY FORM CASTFORM|
Castform will be appearing more frequently in the wild throughout the event, alongside other Pokémon that tend to appear when it’s either rainy and windy, like Wingull and Ducklett. If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Shiny Rainy Form Castform!
|3/24 @ 10:00AM – 3/27 @ 10:00AM (LOCAL)|
|3/27 @ 10:00AM – 3/29 @ 8:00PM (LOCAL)|
WEATHER WEEK RAIDS
RESEARCH / AVATAR ITEMS
Complete event-exclusive Field Research to encounter Pokémon like Rainy Form Castform and more.
Complete event-exclusive Timed Research to encounter Pokémon like Rainy Form Castform and more.
Spring-themed avatar items will be available in the in-game shop!
An added bonus to the event will be extra Stardust for catching Pokémon with a Weather Boost.
BRING ON THE WIND AND RAIN
Spring usually brings its fair share of wind and rain, and the Pokémon universe is seemingly no different. We have a new shiny debut as well, in Rainy Form Castform, along with new Raid Bosses and 5KM Egg Hatches. What is your favorite feature of this event? Lets us know in the comments below, on our Discord Server, or on Twitter.
Remember always to obey your local health and safety mandates and stay socially distanced! Stay safe, Fam!