Best Aurorus counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Aurorus counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *67.362214.93265.8s161.3
          2TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *60.911859.98261.1s143.2
          3Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 64.311521.49371.0s141.8
          4MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *55.702168.42277.9s139.1
          5Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 56.871795.58394.7s134.8
          6Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 61.831263.01361.3s131.5
          7LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 56.791550.04381.9s129.8
          8Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 58.461277.07365.5s126.4
          9Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FightingFocus Blast 58.411124.70477.0s122.4
          10Mega AggronMega Pokémon iconMega AggronSteelIron Tail SteelHeavy Slam 45.732235.90297.8s120.9
          11ConkeldurrConkeldurrFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 52.941430.60381.1s120.7
          12DialgaDialgaSteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 49.581698.773102.8s120.0
          13Mega LopunnyMega Pokémon iconMega LopunnyFightingDouble Kick FightingFocus Blast 53.031341.34375.9s118.9
          14CobalionCobalionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *44.732172.54297.1s118.1
          15Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 57.60982.00468.2s117.0
          16MelmetalMelmetalElectricThunder Shock SteelDouble Iron Bash *44.392009.44290.5s115.1
          17Mega ScizorMega Pokémon iconMega ScizorSteelBullet Punch SteelIron Head 48.021548.58396.7s114.4
          18Shadow Sirfetch'dShadow Pokémon iconShadow Sirfetch'dFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 55.65968.62469.6s113.7
          19MachampMachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 50.891237.80373.0s113.0
          20ExcadrillExcadrillSteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 47.191437.96391.4s110.9
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Aurorus in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Aurorus 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 Aurorus 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 Aurorus counter is Shadow Metagross, followed by Terrakion, Mega Blaziken, and Metagross. The table also includes Keldeo (Ordinary), Shadow Machamp, Lucario, and Shadow Hariyama, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Aurorus type chart

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


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