Best Volcarona counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Volcarona counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 49.721598.04396.4s118.4
          2Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 56.761002.42470.6s116.4
          3Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *57.77922.05463.8s115.5
          4Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 49.391241.27375.4s110.6
          5Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 48.321212.85375.3s108.2
          6RampardosRampardosRockSmack Down RockRock Slide 53.45663.31674.5s100.3
          7RhyperiorRhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *46.90893.94595.3s98.0
          8Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 48.77790.18581.0s97.9
          9TyrantrumTyrantrumRockRock Throw RockMeteor Beam 43.981015.70492.4s96.4
          10Shadow AerodactylShadow Pokémon iconShadow AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 47.16777.28582.4s95.0
          11TerrakionTerrakionRockSmack Down RockRock Slide 44.40893.285100.6s94.0
          12Shadow AggronShadow Pokémon iconShadow AggronRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam 43.64896.395102.7s92.9
          13GigalithGigalithRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam *42.20817.59596.9s88.5
          14Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *39.341008.784102.6s88.5
          15RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 38.72973.154100.5s86.7
          16Shadow OmastarShadow Pokémon iconShadow OmastarRockRock Throw *RockRock Slide *44.90572.12789.2s84.8
          17TyranitarTyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 40.34779.99596.7s84.6
          18Golem (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconGolem (Alola Shadow)RockRock Throw RockStone Edge 42.01678.48696.9s84.2
          19Mega AggronMega Pokémon iconMega AggronRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam 37.16938.934101.1s83.3
          20ArcheopsArcheopsFlyingWing Attack RockAncient Power 40.46675.816100.2s81.8
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          About the results

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

          Volcarona type chart

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


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