Best Yanmega counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Yanmega counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 66.071920.00258.1s153.4
          2Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *62.772060.40265.7s150.2
          3Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 59.491826.14261.4s140.0
          4Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 56.761992.87270.2s138.2
          5Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 58.151739.56389.7s136.0
          6Shadow AggronShadow Pokémon iconShadow AggronRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam 51.002156.39284.6s130.1
          7RhyperiorRhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *51.642016.80278.1s129.1
          8RampardosRampardosRockSmack Down RockRock Slide 60.191149.27476.4s125.8
          9Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 56.921294.87368.2s124.3
          10TerrakionTerrakionRockSmack Down RockRock Slide 50.801716.503101.4s122.5
          11TyrantrumTyrantrumRockRock Throw RockMeteor Beam 51.911436.15383.0s119.0
          12Mega AggronMega Pokémon iconMega AggronRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam 43.512366.872108.8s118.2
          13Shadow AerodactylShadow Pokémon iconShadow AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 55.251084.92478.6s116.3
          14GigalithGigalithRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam *49.211458.63388.9s114.8
          15AggronAggronRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam 42.522123.55299.9s113.0
          16Shadow GolemShadow Pokémon iconShadow GolemRockRock Throw RockStone Edge 49.111288.81378.7s111.2
          17Golem (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconGolem (Alola Shadow)RockRock Throw RockStone Edge 49.121282.46378.3s111.0
          18Shadow OmastarShadow Pokémon iconShadow OmastarRockRock Throw *RockRock Slide *51.081116.78487.5s110.4
          19TyranitarTyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 47.191279.57381.3s107.7
          20AurorusAurorusRockRock Throw RockMeteor Beam 44.991258.32383.9s103.5
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Yanmega in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Yanmega 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 Yanmega 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 Yanmega counter is Mega Diancie, followed by Shadow Rhyperior, Mega Rayquaza, and Mega Tyranitar. The table also includes Mega Aerodactyl, Shadow Aggron, Rhyperior, and Rampardos, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Yanmega type chart

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


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