Best Snorlax counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

Looking for the best ways to take down Snorlax in Pokémon GO Raid Battles? Our guide has got you covered with a comprehensive list of the top Snorlax counters, including the highest DPS and tankiest options.

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Snorlax counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 35.601322.813111.5s87.9
          2TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *37.461051.324112.3s86.2
          3Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 39.25909.97492.7s86.1
          4Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 35.051070.414122.2s82.4
          5Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 37.66778.665103.4s80.3
          6Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FightingFocus Blast 35.72870.125121.8s79.3
          7Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 35.59786.375110.5s77.2
          8LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 35.27775.485110.0s76.4
          9ConkeldurrConkeldurrFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 32.29883.925136.9s73.9
          10Mega LopunnyMega Pokémon iconMega LopunnyFightingDouble Kick FightingFocus Blast 32.37797.165123.1s72.1
          11Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut FightingFocus Blast 31.50819.535130.1s71.1
          12Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 35.20587.047116.7s71.1
          13Shadow Sirfetch'dShadow Pokémon iconShadow Sirfetch'dFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 34.03599.867123.4s69.7
          14Galarian ZapdosGalarian ZapdosFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 29.20939.294128.7s69.5
          15CobalionCobalionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *27.731094.734157.9s69.5
          16Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *26.941190.284176.7s69.5
          17MachampMachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 31.06765.195123.2s69.2
          18Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *27.251121.474164.6s69.0
          19BuzzwoleBuzzwoleFightingCounter FightingSuperpower 28.56957.944134.1s68.7
          20VirizionVirizionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *27.91999.404143.2s68.3
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Snorlax in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Snorlax down quickly with high DPS, or the tankiest counters that can withstand its attacks, our guide has something for every trainer.

          This table displays a list of best Snorlax counters in Pokémon GO with their Fast Attacks, Charged Attacks, DPS (damage per second), TDO (total damage output), faints, TTW (time to win), and score. The list is sorted by the score, which is calculated based on the DPS, TDO, faints, and TTW.

          The top-ranked Snorlax counter is Mega Rayquaza, followed by Terrakion, Mega Blaziken, and Keldeo (Ordinary). The table also includes Shadow Machamp, Mega Alakazam, Shadow Hariyama, and Lucario, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Snorlax type chart

          When fighting Snorlax, keep in mind the following that Normal-type Pokémon are weak to Fighting type moves. They take reduced damage from Ghost type moves.


          Type chart shows the percentage (%) of damage taken from an incoming attack of a particular type.