Best Mega Altaria counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Mega Altaria counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *30.47889.3911321.1s70.8
          2Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 28.28665.6414329.6s62.3
          3MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *25.25874.1811380.9s61.2
          4Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *PoisonSludge Bomb 28.49555.1317331.2s59.9
          5Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 28.91453.1920313.6s57.5
          6Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 27.65478.0819328.5s56.4
          7NihilegoNihilegoPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 23.15810.8612420.3s56.3
          8Mega BeedrillMega Pokémon iconMega BeedrillPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 28.75375.7324313.6s54.7
          9Mega AggronMega Pokémon iconMega AggronSteelIron Tail SteelHeavy Slam 20.74906.6310437.2s53.3
          10Shadow GardevoirShadow Pokémon iconShadow GardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 25.71440.4921359.8s52.3
          11MelmetalMelmetalElectricThunder Shock SteelDouble Iron Bash *20.48822.9811442.0s51.6
          12DialgaDialgaSteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 22.97570.1716397.2s51.3
          13Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut IceIce Beam 25.20428.4622374.0s51.2
          14Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicPsycho Cut FairyDazzling Gleam *25.52408.1423367.9s51.0
          15Mega ScizorMega Pokémon iconMega ScizorSteelBullet Punch SteelIron Head 21.83643.5114412.7s50.9
          16Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 28.11291.9731322.0s50.5
          17Galarian Standard DarmanitanGalarian Standard DarmanitanIceIce Fang IceAvalanche 25.75374.9925364.0s50.3
          18Zacian (Hero)Zacian (Hero)SteelMetal Claw FairyPlay Rough 21.97597.7716435.2s50.2
          19Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *20.42710.4413452.3s49.6
          20JirachiJirachiPsychicConfusion SteelDoom Desire 19.94752.3912452.7s49.4
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Mega Altaria in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Mega Altaria 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 Altaria 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 Altaria counter is Shadow Metagross, followed by Mega Gardevoir, Metagross, and Mega Gengar. The table also includes Shadow Mamoswine, Mega Rayquaza, Nihilego, and Mega Beedrill, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Mega Altaria type chart

          When fighting Mega Altaria, keep in mind the following that Dragon and Fairy-type Pokémon are weak to Fairy, Ice, Poison, and Steel type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Dark, Dragon, Electric, Fighting, Fire, Grass, and Water type moves.


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