The 30 BEST Gligar Counters (Updated March 2024)

Raid Battles

This guide displays a list of best Gligar 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 and TDO. Each Pokemon's move type is indicated by an icon beside the move name.

Best Gligar Pokémon GO counters are Shadow Mamoswine, Shadow Weavile, Baxcalibur, Galarian Standard Mode Darmanitan, Primal Kyogre, Mamoswine, and Mega Glalie. These Pokémon perform best with the moves outlined below. We suggest a minimum group size of 1 - 3 Trainers to defeat Gligar in a 3-Star Raid.

CogSimulation settings

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          Shadow Pokemon BackgroundOfficial artwork of Shadow MamoswineShadow Mamoswine
          Powder Snow / Avalanche
          Shadow Pokemon BackgroundOfficial artwork of Shadow WeavileShadow Weavile
          Ice Shard / Avalanche
          Official artwork of BaxcaliburBaxcalibur
          Ice Fang / Avalanche
          Official artwork of Primal KyogrePrimal Kyogre
          Waterfall / Blizzard
          Official artwork of MamoswineMamoswine
          Powder Snow / Avalanche
          Mega Pokemon BackgroundOfficial artwork of Mega GlalieMega Glalie
          Frost Breath / Avalanche
          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow MamoswineShadow MamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 53.131680.5277s106.8
          2.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow WeavileShadow WeavileIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 50.731457.6281s100.0
          3.Thumbnail image of BaxcaliburBaxcaliburIceIce Fang IceAvalanche 44.971810.7189s95.0
          4.Thumbnail image of Galarian Standard Mode DarmanitanGalarian Standard Mode DarmanitanIceIce Fang IceAvalanche 47.591399.2286s94.2
          5.Thumbnail image of Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall IceBlizzard 40.912350.2195s92.9
          6.Thumbnail image of MamoswineMamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 43.781645.9291s91.1
          7.Mega Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Mega GlalieMega Pokémon iconMega GlalieIceFrost Breath IceAvalanche 44.381501.2291s90.4
          8.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow MewtwoShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut IceIce Beam 44.431302.9293s87.9
          9.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow ArticunoShadow ArticunoIceFrost Breath IceTriple Axel 39.602023.9199s87.8
          10.Mega Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Mega AbomasnowMega Pokémon iconMega AbomasnowIcePowder Snow IceWeather Ball 41.931531.5296s86.8
          11.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow Mr. RimeShadow Mr. RimeIceIce Shard IceTriple Axel 44.401148.9394s85.7
          12.Thumbnail image of WeavileWeavileIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 41.971430.2296s85.7
          13.Thumbnail image of GlaceonGlaceonIceFrost Breath IceAvalanche 41.501446.8297s85.1
          14.Thumbnail image of CetitanCetitanIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 38.161746.22103s82.7
          15.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow Porygon-ZShadow Porygon-ZNormalLock-On IceBlizzard 42.101129.8399s81.8
          16.Mega Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirGrassMagical Leaf IceTriple Axel 38.581529.42103s81.2
          17.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow KyogreShadow KyogreWaterWaterfall IceBlizzard 38.281527.12104s80.7
          18.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow CloysterShadow CloysterIceFrost Breath IceAvalanche 39.341199.73104s78.5
          19.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow PiloswineShadow PiloswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 39.971124.53103s78.4
          20.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow RegiceShadow RegiceIceFrost Breath IceBlizzard 35.571723.02110s78.0
          21.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow WalreinShadow WalreinIceFrost Breath IceIcicle Spear *37.461393.32107s77.8
          22.Mega Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *35.211745.22111s77.6
          23.Thumbnail image of AvaluggAvaluggIceIce Fang IceAvalanche 34.781802.01112s77.3
          24.Thumbnail image of KyuremKyuremDragonDragon Breath IceGlaciate *35.471537.42111s76.0
          25.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow AbomasnowShadow AbomasnowIcePowder Snow IceWeather Ball 39.231022.23106s75.8
          26.Thumbnail image of JynxJynxIceFrost Breath IceAvalanche 40.06922.83106s75.5
          27.Thumbnail image of ArticunoArticunoIceFrost Breath IceTriple Axel 32.891982.11117s75.4
          28.Thumbnail image of MewtwoMewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut IceIce Beam 36.601275.32110s75.0
          29.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow Alolan NinetalesShadow Alolan NinetalesIcePowder Snow IceWeather Ball 36.321217.72111s73.9
          30.Thumbnail image of Hisuian AvaluggHisuian AvaluggIcePowder Snow IceBlizzard 33.521657.12117s73.8
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          Group size

          You need at least 1 Trainers to defeat a Gligar in a 3-Star Raid.

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          • Minimum group size: 1 Trainers
          • Optimal group size: 2 - 3 Trainers
          • Very easy with: 4+ Trainers

          Gligar CP range from Raids

          Gligar can be caught with the following Combat Power after being defeated in Raids:

          • From 1000 CP to 1061 CP, with no weather boost
          • From 1250 CP to 1326 CP with Sunny and Windy weather boost

          Gligar weaknesses

          Gligar type chart

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

          Takes increased damage
          Takes decreased damage

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

          Best move-types and weather for Gligar Raids

          Move-typeUsage (%)Weather
          • snowSnow
          • rainRain
          • partlyCloudyPartly Cloudy
          • windyWindy
          • sunnySunny
          • windyWindy
          • windyWindy
          • rainRain
          • fogFog
          • sunnySunny
          • rainRain

          About our ranking methodology

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

          When calculating the best counters for any Pokémon, our simulator takes into account various factors, such as the defender's typing and average DPS against each attacker, the weather's influence, energy left over from using charge attacks, Shadow Pokémon attack and defense stat changes, and more. During the initial phase of simulations, we calculate DPS and TDO for each attacker that is currently available in the game, and then we continue to rank them.

          We use a ranking method developed by a Reddit user named /u/Elastic_Space, which is described in detail in this Reddit post. It is a fairly complicated, but very well thought-out mathematical model for predicting simulation results without actually running the simulations. It also correlates with field data almost too well not to be used. Reddit

          Our Time to Win (TTW) and Faint numbers are also estimated, and should be taken with a grain of salt. Since we do not account for factors like Friendship and Mega damage boost, they will differ from actual experience in the field.