Best Iron Moth counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Iron Moth counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *58.234452.66176.5s172.2
          2Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 46.443929.95184.6s140.9
          3Shadow GolurkShadow Pokémon iconShadow GolurkGroundMud-Slap GroundEarth Power 42.953839.42189.4s132.1
          4Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *48.452579.262106.5s130.9
          5GroudonGroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *45.442859.592125.9s128.0
          6Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineGroundMud-Slap GroundHigh Horsepower 49.952114.78284.7s127.4
          7Shadow RhydonShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhydonGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 43.013108.372144.5s125.4
          8RhyperiorRhyperiorGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 38.733854.07199.5s122.3
          9ExcadrillExcadrillGroundMud-Slap GroundScorching Sands 41.992941.352140.1s121.5
          10Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertGroundMud Shot GroundEarthquake 41.992774.772132.2s119.7
          11Shadow GolemShadow Pokémon iconShadow GolemGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 40.782752.582135.0s116.9
          12GolurkGolurkGroundMud-Slap GroundEarth Power 35.773739.401104.5s114.4
          13Landorus (Therian)Landorus (Therian)GroundMud Shot GroundEarthquake 42.762188.942102.4s114.4
          14GarchompGarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *40.202533.912126.1s113.3
          15MamoswineMamoswineGroundMud-Slap GroundHigh Horsepower 41.532087.862100.5s110.6
          16RhydonRhydonGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 35.883054.412170.3s109.0
          17Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *36.802814.312152.9s108.8
          18Landorus (Incarnate)Landorus (Incarnate)GroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power 40.182086.232103.9s107.9
          19Shadow DonphanShadow Pokémon iconShadow DonphanGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 41.611866.37289.7s107.7
          20Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicConfusion PsychicPsystrike *40.711856.94291.2s105.8
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Iron Moth in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Iron Moth 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 Iron Moth 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 Iron Moth counter is Primal Groudon, followed by Shadow Rhyperior, Shadow Golurk, and Shadow Garchomp. The table also includes Groudon, Shadow Mamoswine, Shadow Rhydon, and Rhyperior, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Iron Moth type chart

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


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