Best Thundurus counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Thundurus counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *35.50994.8616448.4s81.7
          2Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 37.56719.9921402.6s78.6
          3Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 35.82769.7020429.8s77.1
          4Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 32.00885.7917470.6s73.4
          5RhyperiorRhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *29.19972.4216532.9s70.1
          6Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 33.94560.4427445.9s68.4
          7BaxcaliburBaxcaliburIceIce Fang IceAvalanche 30.34716.2221495.7s66.9
          8RampardosRampardosRockSmack Down RockRock Slide 35.34448.1434431.1s66.7
          9Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail RockAncient Power 29.03799.2219523.1s66.5
          10Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 32.22578.1726466.6s66.3
          11Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileIceIce Shard IceAvalanche 35.75421.1236424.1s66.2
          12MamoswineMamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 29.38751.7820511.8s66.1
          13Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut IceIce Beam 32.64543.1028465.9s65.9
          14Galarian Standard DarmanitanGalarian Standard DarmanitanIceIce Fang IceAvalanche 33.59469.1132446.9s64.9
          15TyrantrumTyrantrumRockRock Throw RockMeteor Beam 29.38661.7823518.0s64.0
          16TerrakionTerrakionRockSmack Down RockRock Slide 29.36623.8825531.2s63.0
          17Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirPsychicConfusion IceTriple Axel 28.85654.4923521.7s63.0
          18Mega AbomasnowMega Pokémon iconMega AbomasnowIcePowder Snow IceWeather Ball 28.25679.0323552.9s62.5
          19KyuremKyuremDragonDragon Breath IceGlaciate *27.62701.9022559.1s62.0
          20Mega GlalieMega Pokémon iconMega GlalieIceFrost Breath IceAvalanche 30.74498.0831502.3s61.7
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          About the results

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

          Thundurus type chart

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


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