Cacnea Raid Guide

Cacnea Raid guide

Grass

Cacnea is a Cactus raid boss, vulnerable to Flying, Poison, Bug, Fire, Ice type moves and mainly weaker to Pokémon such as Ho-Oh, Volcarona, Heatran, Volcanion, Entei.

Cacnea can obtain below CP values when defeated.

  • 700.76 - 887.32 CP during Sunny / clear weather conditions.
  • 709 maximum CP during other weather conditions.

Weather boost

Cacnea raids will be boosted during Sunny / clear weather conditions.

Grass type Damage Relations

Double damage from: Flying
Double damage to: Ground
Half damage from: Ground
Half damage to: Flying
No damage from: -
No damage to: -

Cacnea Raid Counters

  • Ho-Oh

    Ho-Oh is a Fire, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Brave Bird   Fire Blast   and fast moves: Incinerate   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Volcarona

    Volcarona is a Bug, Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Bug Buzz   Hurricane   Overheat   and fast moves: Bug Bite   Fire Spin   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Heatran

    Heatran is a Fire, Steel type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Flamethrower   and fast moves: Bug Bite   Fire Spin   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Entei

    Entei is a Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Flame Charge   Flamethrower   Overheat   and fast moves: Fire Fang   Fire Spin   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Avalugg

    Avalugg is a Ice type Pokémon with charged moves: Avalanche   and fast moves: Ice Fang   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Mamoswine

    Mamoswine is a Ice, Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Avalanche   and fast moves: Powder Snow   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Moltres

    Moltres is a Fire, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Heat Wave   Overheat   and fast moves: Fire Spin   Wing Attack   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Tornadus

    Tornadus is a Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Hurricane   and fast moves: Air Slash   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Victini

    Victini is a Fire, Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Overheat   which is effective against Cacnea.

  • Regice

    Regice is a Ice type Pokémon with charged moves: Blizzard   and fast moves: Frost Breath   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Genesect

    Genesect is a Bug, Steel type Pokémon with charged moves: Ice Beam   X-Scissor   and fast moves: Fury Cutter   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Magmortar

    Magmortar is a Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Fire Punch   and fast moves: Fire Spin   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Heracross

    Heracross is a Bug, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Megahorn   and fast moves: Struggle Bug   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Articuno

    Articuno is a Ice, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Blizzard   Ice Beam   Icy Wind   and fast moves: Frost Breath   Ice Shard   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Flareon

    Flareon is a Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Flamethrower   Overheat   and fast moves: Ember   Fire Spin   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Delphox

    Delphox is a Fire, Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Flame Charge   Flamethrower   and fast moves: Fire Spin   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Glaceon

    Glaceon is a Ice type Pokémon with charged moves: Avalanche   Ice Beam   Icy Wind   and fast moves: Frost Breath   Ice Shard   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Beartic

    Beartic is a Ice type Pokémon with charged moves: Ice Punch   and fast moves: Powder Snow   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Yanmega

    Yanmega is a Bug, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Aerial Ace   Bug Buzz   and fast moves: Bug Bite   Wing Attack   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Emboar

    Emboar is a Fire, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Flame Charge   Heat Wave   and fast moves: Ember   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Arcanine

    Arcanine is a Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Flamethrower   and fast moves: Fire Fang   which are effective against Cacnea.

  • Cryogonal

    Cryogonal is a Ice type Pokémon with charged moves: Aurora Beam   and fast moves: Frost Breath   Ice Shard   which are effective against Cacnea.

Cacnea moves set

Cacnea will use below moves during the battle.

Brick Break Charged Fighting 25.0
Grass Knot Charged Grass 34.6
Payback Charged Dark
Poison Sting Fast Poison 8.3
Seed Bomb Charged Grass 26.2
Sucker Punch Fast Dark 10.0

Cacnea raids weather impact

Here is how each weather condition boosts Cacnea moves and impacts your Pokemon during the battle with Cacnea.

Cloudy Boosts Brick Break
Boosts Poison Sting
Brick Break is bad for Flying type Pokemon
Fog Boosts Payback
Boosts Sucker Punch
Payback is bad for Bug type Pokemon
Sucker Punch is bad for Bug type Pokemon
Partly cloudy Great for battle
Rainy Great for battle
Snow Great for battle
Sunny / clear Boosts Grass Knot
Boosts Seed Bomb
Grass Knot is bad for Fire type Pokemon, Grass Knot is bad for Bug type Pokemon, Grass Knot is bad for Ice type Pokemon, Grass Knot is bad for Flying type Pokemon
Seed Bomb is bad for Fire type Pokemon, Seed Bomb is bad for Bug type Pokemon, Seed Bomb is bad for Ice type Pokemon, Seed Bomb is bad for Flying type Pokemon
Windy Great for battle

Cacnea stats

Stamina: 100
Attack: 156
Defence: 74
Max CP (level 50): 1251
Max HP (level 50): 98

Raid events