Cottonee Raid Guide

Cottonee Raid guide

Fairy  /  Grass

Cottonee is an easy Tier 1 raid boss to defeat, with a CP value of 2364. You can solo Cottonee raids without any problem at all. Cottonee is vulnerable to Poison, Steel type moves and mainly weaker to Pokémon such as Dialga, Metagross, Jirachi, Cobalion, Aggron.

Cottonee can obtain below CP values when defeated.

  • 453 - 500 CP during Cloudy and Sunny / clear weather conditions.
  • 362 - 400 CP during other weather conditions.

Cottonee is not available at the moment in raids and the last recently available date was March 30, 2022. Shiny Cottonee is also available from raids in the game.

Weather boost

Cottonee raids will be boosted during Cloudy and Sunny / clear weather conditions.

Fairy type Damage Relations

Double damage from: Poison
Double damage to: Fighting
Half damage from: Fighting
Half damage to: Poison
No damage from: Dragon
No damage to: -

Cottonee Raid Counters

  • Dialga

    Dialga is a Steel, Dragon type Pokémon with charged moves: Iron Head   and fast moves: Metal Claw   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Metagross

    Metagross is a Steel, Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Flash Cannon   and fast moves: Bullet Punch   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Jirachi

    Jirachi is a Steel, Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Doom Desire   which is effective against Cottonee.

  • Cobalion

    Cobalion is a Steel, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Iron Head   and fast moves: Metal Claw   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Aggron

    Aggron is a Steel, Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Heavy Slam   and fast moves: Iron Tail   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Muk

    Muk is a Poison type Pokémon with charged moves: Acid Spray   Gunk Shot   Sludge Wave   and fast moves: Poison Jab   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Crobat

    Crobat is a Poison, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Cross Poison   Poison Fang   Sludge Bomb   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Steelix

    Steelix is a Steel, Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Heavy Slam   and fast moves: Iron Tail   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Klinklang

    Klinklang is a Steel type Pokémon with charged moves: Flash Cannon   Mirror Shot   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Nidoking

    Nidoking is a Poison, Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Sludge Wave   and fast moves: Iron Tail   Poison Jab   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Doublade

    Doublade is a Steel, Ghost type Pokémon with charged moves: Gyro Ball   Iron Head   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Nidoqueen

    Nidoqueen is a Poison, Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Poison Fang   Sludge Wave   and fast moves: Poison Jab   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Drapion

    Drapion is a Poison, Dark type Pokémon with charged moves: Sludge Bomb   and fast moves: Poison Sting   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Toxicroak

    Toxicroak is a Poison, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Sludge Bomb   and fast moves: Poison Jab   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Skuntank

    Skuntank is a Poison, Dark type Pokémon with charged moves: Sludge Bomb   and fast moves: Poison Jab   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Registeel

    Registeel is a Steel type Pokémon with charged moves: Flash Cannon   and fast moves: Metal Claw   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Dragalge

    Dragalge is a Poison, Dragon type Pokémon with charged moves: Gunk Shot   and fast moves: Acid   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Weezing

    Weezing is a Poison type Pokémon with charged moves: Sludge Bomb   which is effective against Cottonee.

  • Garbodor

    Garbodor is a Poison type Pokémon with charged moves: Acid Spray   Gunk Shot   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Skarmory

    Skarmory is a Steel, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Flash Cannon   and fast moves: Steel Wing   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Bronzong

    Bronzong is a Steel, Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Flash Cannon   Heavy Slam   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Lairon

    Lairon is a Steel, Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Heavy Slam   and fast moves: Iron Tail   Metal Claw   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Seviper

    Seviper is a Poison type Pokémon with charged moves: Poison Fang   and fast moves: Iron Tail   Poison Jab   which are effective against Cottonee.

  • Swalot

    Swalot is a Poison type Pokémon with charged moves: Acid Spray   Gunk Shot   Sludge Bomb   which are effective against Cottonee.

Cottonee moves set

Cottonee will use below moves during the battle.

Charm Fast Fairy
Energy Ball Charged Grass 23.1
Grass Knot Charged Grass 34.6
Razor Leaf Fast Grass 13.0
Seed Bomb Charged Grass 26.2

Cottonee raids weather impact

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

Cloudy Boosts Charm Charm is bad for Steel type Pokemon, Charm is bad for Poison type Pokemon
Fog Great for battle
Partly cloudy Great for battle
Rainy Great for battle
Snow Great for battle
Sunny / clear Boosts Energy Ball
Boosts Grass Knot
Boosts Razor Leaf
Boosts Seed Bomb
Energy Ball is bad for Poison type Pokemon
Grass Knot is bad for Poison type Pokemon
Razor Leaf is bad for Poison type Pokemon
Seed Bomb is bad for Poison type Pokemon
Windy Great for battle

Cottonee stats

Stamina: 80
Attack: 70
Defence: 115
Max CP (level 50): 683
Max HP (level 50): 81

Shiny Cottonee

There is a chance that you may encounter a shiny Cottonee if you win the raid.

Raid events