Best Mega Rayquaza counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Mega Rayquaza counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 49.71458.4049649.0s86.6
          2Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 46.21339.5366752.0s76.1
          3Galarian Standard DarmanitanGalarian Standard DarmanitanIceIce Fang IceAvalanche 44.68363.2261751.4s75.4
          4Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut IceIce Beam 40.93410.3254769.0s72.8
          5BaxcaliburBaxcaliburIceIce Fang IceAvalanche 41.68387.9957771.9s72.8
          6MamoswineMamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 39.85439.8451769.2s72.6
          7Mega GlalieMega Pokémon iconMega GlalieIceFrost Breath IceAvalanche 39.75376.9559804.8s69.8
          8Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirFairyCharm IceTriple Axel 35.13538.8341807.6s69.5
          9Shadow Mr. RimeShadow Pokémon iconShadow Mr. RimeIceIce Shard IceTriple Axel 40.51340.0766820.1s69.0
          10Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 37.23421.2453818.0s68.3
          11Mega AbomasnowMega Pokémon iconMega AbomasnowIcePowder Snow IceWeather Ball 39.49351.4464825.9s68.2
          12KyuremKyuremDragonDragon Breath IceGlaciate *36.69367.9161857.8s65.3
          13WeavileWeavileIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 37.32328.0868877.2s64.3
          14GlaceonGlaceonIceFrost Breath IceAvalanche 36.03355.4563877.6s63.9
          15Shadow PiloswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow PiloswineIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 37.63308.1973889.9s63.7
          16Shadow AbomasnowShadow Pokémon iconShadow AbomasnowIcePowder Snow IceWeather Ball 39.48247.0691934.1s62.4
          17Shadow WalreinShadow Pokémon iconShadow WalreinIceFrost Breath IceIcicle Spear *34.67359.3862899.3s62.2
          18MewtwoMewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut IceIce Beam 32.89394.3557912.3s61.2
          19Shadow ArticunoShadow Pokémon iconShadow ArticunoIceFrost Breath IceIce Beam 33.69365.2561914.3s61.1
          20Shadow GardevoirShadow Pokémon iconShadow GardevoirFairyCharm IceTriple Axel 32.92365.4661929.7s60.1
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          About the results

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

          Mega Rayquaza type chart

          When fighting Mega Rayquaza, keep in mind the following that Dragon and Flying-type Pokémon are weak to Ice, Dragon, Fairy, and Rock type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Fighting, Fire, Water, Grass, and Ground type moves.


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