Best Dragonite counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Dragonite counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 56.07715.46584.3s106.0
          2Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 53.02523.06695.4s94.0
          3Galarian Standard DarmanitanGalarian Standard DarmanitanIceIce Fang IceAvalanche 49.93591.65696.4s92.6
          4Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirFairyCharm IceTriple Axel 39.631139.483103.5s91.8
          5Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut IceIce Beam 45.19705.325100.1s89.8
          6MamoswineMamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 45.37691.955100.2s89.7
          7BaxcaliburBaxcaliburIceIce Fang IceAvalanche 47.75590.93699.8s89.6
          8Mega GlalieMega Pokémon iconMega GlalieIceFrost Breath IceAvalanche 45.23623.265102.7s87.1
          9Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 42.72700.805104.8s86.0
          10Shadow Mr. RimeShadow Pokémon iconShadow Mr. RimeIceIce Shard IceTriple Axel 45.15581.916104.5s85.5
          11Mega AbomasnowMega Pokémon iconMega AbomasnowIcePowder Snow IceWeather Ball 42.87672.395105.4s85.3
          12KyuremKyuremDragonDragon Breath IceGlaciate *42.28563.516110.7s80.8
          13GlaceonGlaceonIceFrost Breath IceAvalanche 41.51593.766111.0s80.7
          14WeavileWeavileIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 43.13508.387111.8s79.9
          15Shadow ArticunoShadow Pokémon iconShadow ArticunoIceFrost Breath IceIce Beam 38.02681.455115.8s78.2
          16Shadow GardevoirShadow Pokémon iconShadow GardevoirFairyCharm IceTriple Axel 36.28762.004118.1s77.7
          17Shadow PiloswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow PiloswineIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 42.33479.817115.1s77.7
          18Shadow WalreinShadow Pokémon iconShadow WalreinIceFrost Breath IceIcicle Spear *38.76601.225116.8s76.9
          19MewtwoMewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut IceIce Beam 36.76684.635119.0s76.4
          20Shadow AbomasnowShadow Pokémon iconShadow AbomasnowIcePowder Snow IceWeather Ball 41.43458.687118.3s75.6
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Dragonite in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Dragonite 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 Dragonite 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 Dragonite counter is Shadow Mamoswine, followed by Shadow Weavile, Galarian Standard Darmanitan, and Mega Gardevoir. The table also includes Shadow Mewtwo, Mamoswine, Baxcalibur, and Mega Glalie, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Dragonite type chart

          When fighting Dragonite, keep in mind the following that Dragon and Flying-type Pokémon are weak to Ice, Dragon, Fairy, and Rock type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Fighting, Fire, Water, Grass, and Ground type moves.


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