Best Swanna counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Swanna counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 72.992094.03156.2s168.9
          2Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 69.892271.12157.9s166.9
          3XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 74.461845.53156.2s166.1
          4Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 72.781937.86156.9s165.3
          5ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *67.752355.32159.3s164.5
          6Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 75.781641.15256.3s163.5
          7Shadow ZapdosShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 72.131688.91258.4s158.7
          8Shadow LuxrayShadow Pokémon iconShadow LuxrayElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 70.931546.40260.1s153.3
          9Mega AmpharosMega Pokémon iconMega AmpharosElectricVolt Switch ElectricZap Cannon 62.362115.57164.5s150.5
          10Thundurus (Therian)Thundurus (Therian)ElectricVolt Switch ElectricThunderbolt 68.231538.71262.1s148.7
          11RaikouRaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 60.262051.43166.8s145.6
          12MagnezoneMagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 57.922224.68168.6s144.2
          13Golem (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconGolem (Alola Shadow)ElectricVolt Switch ElectricWild Charge 63.931574.03265.5s142.4
          14ElectivireElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 62.491608.29266.6s140.7
          15Shadow ManectricShadow Pokémon iconShadow ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 68.941147.70364.8s139.3
          16Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut ElectricThunderbolt 62.761470.82267.2s138.1
          17ZapdosZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 59.451654.93269.3s136.6
          18Shadow ZebstrikaShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZebstrikaElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 65.541212.98266.8s135.9
          19LuxrayLuxrayElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 58.421514.42271.1s131.8
          20Shadow MagnetonShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnetonElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 60.221347.10270.5s131.0
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Swanna in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Swanna 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 Swanna 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 Swanna counter is Shadow Raikou, followed by Shadow Magnezone, Xurkitree, and Mega Manectric. The table also includes Zekrom, Shadow Electivire, Shadow Zapdos, and Shadow Luxray, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Swanna type chart

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


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