Best Primarina counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Primarina counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *37.01662.906107.5s76.1
          2KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 33.71832.375123.5s75.1
          3Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *PoisonSludge Bomb 33.76684.096121.6s71.6
          4Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 33.55677.996121.3s71.1
          5Mega VenusaurMega Pokémon iconMega VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *29.30993.924135.7s70.7
          6XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 34.25596.387121.9s70.0
          7Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 31.74746.835117.7s69.9
          8Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 31.42759.855120.9s69.7
          9Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 34.91530.267106.3s68.9
          10Shadow ZapdosShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 32.74631.096115.6s68.6
          11Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 32.90619.056112.9s68.5
          12Shaymin (Sky)Shaymin (Sky)GrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 30.40780.675128.4s68.4
          13Mega BeedrillMega Pokémon iconMega BeedrillPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 33.56547.077114.1s67.4
          14ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *30.48673.136132.5s66.1
          15Shadow VenusaurShadow Pokémon iconShadow VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *30.14677.996135.0s65.6
          16Shadow TangrowthShadow Pokémon iconShadow TangrowthGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 29.70700.766141.6s65.5
          17ZarudeZarudeGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 28.39790.965139.3s65.2
          18Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut ElectricThunderbolt 30.31635.786125.8s64.9
          19Shadow LuxrayShadow Pokémon iconShadow LuxrayElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 32.72499.868122.2s64.7
          20Shadow SceptileShadow Pokémon iconShadow SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *31.82542.027119.3s64.6
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          About the results

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

          Primarina type chart

          When fighting Primarina, keep in mind the following that Water and Fairy-type Pokémon are weak to Electric, Grass, and Poison type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Dark, Fighting, Fire, Ice, Water, and Dragon type moves.


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