Best Mega Pidgeot counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Mega Pidgeot counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 31.731089.949309.1s76.8
          2Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *33.57915.7710272.8s76.7
          3Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 35.28739.7013272.6s75.5
          4Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 29.801214.778326.1s75.3
          5Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 33.62842.4911275.6s75.2
          6XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 34.25740.5413281.1s73.9
          7ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *30.85976.7510316.6s73.2
          8Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 33.70746.2413287.8s73.1
          9Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 33.18772.6412279.4s72.9
          10Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 34.92659.2614264.3s72.8
          11Shadow ZapdosShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 32.82784.9412287.0s72.6
          12Golem (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconGolem (Alola Shadow)RockRollout *ElectricWild Charge 29.24995.2010340.4s70.6
          13Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 30.84843.1911300.7s70.5
          14Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 36.06498.2819262.5s69.5
          15Shadow LuxrayShadow Pokémon iconShadow LuxrayElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 32.68620.8915285.0s68.2
          16Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 29.81791.7512318.8s67.7
          17Thundurus (Therian)Thundurus (Therian)ElectricVolt Switch ElectricThunderbolt 30.79709.3513299.5s67.5
          18Shadow AggronShadow Pokémon iconShadow AggronRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam 26.981050.839350.5s67.4
          19MagnezoneMagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 26.411072.819365.7s66.7
          20Mega AmpharosMega Pokémon iconMega AmpharosElectricVolt Switch ElectricZap Cannon 28.22871.3411339.6s66.5
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Mega Pidgeot in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Mega Pidgeot 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 Mega Pidgeot 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 Mega Pidgeot counter is Shadow Magnezone, followed by Shadow Rhyperior, Mega Diancie, and Mega Tyranitar. The table also includes Shadow Raikou, Xurkitree, Zekrom, and Mega Rayquaza, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Mega Pidgeot type chart

          When fighting Mega Pidgeot, keep in mind the following that Normal and Flying-type Pokémon are weak to Electric, Ice, and Rock type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Grass, Ghost, and Ground type moves.


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