Best Primal Groudon counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Primal Groudon counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *38.49595.7238588.2s76.3
          2Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *39.12450.8450576.2s72.1
          3Shadow SwampertShadow Pokémon iconShadow SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *38.74305.4174583.4s64.9
          4Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *34.74418.5354650.5s64.7
          5Shadow FeraligatrShadow Pokémon iconShadow FeraligatrWaterWater Gun *WaterHydro Cannon *35.80306.3574633.3s61.2
          6Shadow KinglerShadow Pokémon iconShadow KinglerWaterBubble WaterCrabhammer 37.99237.4295593.7s60.1
          7Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterAqua Tail *29.70422.9154768.8s57.7
          8Shadow GyaradosShadow Pokémon iconShadow GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterAqua Tail *29.17426.0753774.1s57.0
          9KyogreKyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *30.05378.6960756.0s56.6
          10SwampertSwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *30.99292.4077726.4s54.3
          11GreninjaGreninjaWaterWater Shuriken WaterHydro Cannon *32.36245.1992697.1s53.7
          12Shadow WailordShadow Pokémon iconShadow WailordWaterWater Gun WaterSurf 32.27237.8895700.3s53.2
          13SamurottSamurottWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Cannon *30.27285.5279745.2s53.0
          14FeraligatrFeraligatrWaterWater Gun *WaterHydro Cannon *28.92295.9077788.0s51.7
          15Shadow BlastoiseShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *29.72264.6886765.8s51.3
          16KinglerKinglerWaterBubble WaterCrabhammer 30.85230.5898732.4s51.0
          17EmpoleonEmpoleonWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Cannon *30.25242.9193746.8s50.9
          18ClawitzerClawitzerWaterWater Gun WaterCrabhammer 29.77248.1091758.4s50.6
          19Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorGroundMud-Slap WaterSurf 29.57224.52101767.0s49.1
          20GyaradosGyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Pump 23.94417.2554941.3s48.9
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Primal Groudon in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Primal Groudon 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 Primal Groudon 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 Primal Groudon counter is Primal Kyogre, followed by Mega Swampert, Shadow Swampert, and Mega Blastoise. The table also includes Shadow Feraligatr, Shadow Kingler, Mega Gyarados, and Shadow Gyarados, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Primal Groudon type chart

          When fighting Primal Groudon, keep in mind the following that Ground and Fire-type Pokémon are weak to Water, and Ground type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Fairy, Fire, Poison, Steel, and Electric type moves.


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