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Cloud Dragon, Ancient

The blue-white scales of this four-horned dragon exude wisps of fog. The dragon’s snout is short but filled with sharp teeth.

Cloud Dragon, Ancient CR 18

XP 153,600
CN Gargantuan dragon (air, extraplanar)
+2; Senses dragon senses, mist vision; Perception +34
frightful presence (300 ft., DC 28)


AC 36, touch 4, flat-footed 36 (–2 Dex, +32 natural, –4 size)
hp 324 (24d12+168)
Fort +21, Ref +12, Will +21
15/magic; Immune electricity, paralysis, sleep; SR 29


Speed 40 ft., fly 250 ft. (clumsy), swim 40 ft.
bite +32 (4d6+16/19–20 plus 2d6 sonic), 2 claws +32 (2d8+11), tail slap +29 (2d8+16), 2 wings +29 (2d6+5)
Space 20 ft.; Reach 15 ft. (20 ft. with bite)
Special Attacks breath weapon (60-ft. cone, 20d8 electricity, DC 29), crush, tail sweep
Spell-Like Abilities (CL 24th; concentration +30)

At willfog cloud, obscuring mist, solid fog, wind walk
3/daycloudkill (DC 21)

Spells Known (CL 13th; concentration +19)

6th (5/day)chain lightning (DC 22), greater dispel magic
5th (7/day)cone of cold (DC 21), dismissal (DC 21), teleport
4th (7/day)elemental body I, ice storm, lesser geas (DC 20), river of wind
3rd (7/day)arcane sight, cloak of winds, stinking cloud (DC 19), suggestion (DC 19)
2nd (8/day)eagle’s splendor, glitterdust (DC 18), gust of wind, locate object, see invisibility
1st (8/day)alter winds, charm person (DC 17), detect secret doors, erase, true strike
0 (at will)dancing lights, detect poison, light, mage hand, message, prestidigitation, read magic, resistance, touch of fatigue


Str 32, Dex 7, Con 25, Int 20, Wis 24, Cha 23
Base Atk +24; CMB +39; CMD 47 (51 vs. trip)
Critical Focus, Dazzling Display, Flyby Attack, Improved Critical (bite), Improved Initiative, Multiattack, Power Attack, Skill Focus (Diplomacy), Snatch, Staggering Critical, Weapon Focus (bite, claws)
Appraise +32, Diplomacy +39, Fly +11, Intimidate +33, Knowledge (local) +32, Knowledge (planes) +32, Perception +34, Sense Motive +34, Stealth +13, Survival +34, Swim +46
Auran, Common, Draconic, Elven
cloud form (24 rounds/day)


Cloudform (Su)

An adult or older cloud dragon can change itself into a cloudy vapor as a swift action for a number of rounds per day equal to its Hit Dice. This ability functions as gaseous form but the dragon’s fly speed is unchanged.

Mist Vision (Su)

A cloud dragon can see through fog, clouds, and similar obscuring effects with perfect clarity.

Thundering Bite (Su)

An ancient or older cloud dragon’s bite makes a thundering crash whenever it attacks, dealing an additional 2d6 points of sonic damage. A great wyrm’s thundering bite deals an additional 4d6 sonic damage.