Best Sunkern counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Sunkern counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 131.8421948.481166.5s473.6
          2Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *103.3614384.031139.2s355.0
          3RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 100.9813687.531135.5s344.6
          4ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *93.0714131.131151.8s326.7
          5Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *107.499139.64185.0s326.4
          6Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *97.1811645.201119.8s321.5
          7Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhFireIncinerate FlyingBrave Bird 90.2513791.481152.8s317.3
          8Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *89.2212454.941139.6s306.7
          9Mega BeedrillMega Pokémon iconMega BeedrillBugBug Bite *PoisonSludge Bomb 91.578784.36195.9s286.6
          10Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 91.508770.91195.9s286.3
          11Shadow CharizardShadow Pokémon iconShadow CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *88.909332.791105.0s284.6
          12HeatranHeatranFireFire Spin FireMagma Storm *79.8812713.841159.2s283.7
          13VolcaronaVolcaronaFireFire Spin FireOverheat 82.6811270.951136.3s282.5
          14Mega PidgeotMega Pokémon iconMega PidgeotFlyingGust *FlyingBrave Bird 91.068183.40189.9s280.4
          15YveltalYveltalFlyingGust FlyingOblivion Wing *85.189925.691116.5s279.9
          16Mega SalamenceMega Pokémon iconMega SalamenceFireFire Fang FireFire Blast 75.8213567.991179.0s277.3
          17MoltresMoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *80.9211157.421137.9s277.3
          18Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *PoisonSludge Bomb 92.007580.93182.4s277.2
          19Mega PinsirMega Pokémon iconMega PinsirBugBug Bite BugX-Scissor 81.5010640.051130.5s275.5
          20Ho-OhHo-OhFireIncinerate FlyingBrave Bird 75.2213099.791174.1s273.3
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Sunkern in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Sunkern 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 Sunkern 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 Sunkern counter is Mega Rayquaza, followed by Mega Y Charizard, Rayquaza, and Reshiram. The table also includes Mega Blaziken, Shadow Moltres, Shadow Ho-Oh, and Mega X Charizard, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Sunkern type chart

          When fighting Sunkern, keep in mind the following that Grass-type Pokémon are weak to Bug, Fire, Flying, Ice, and Poison type moves. They take reduced damage from Electric, Grass, Ground, and Water type moves.


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