Grimer Raid Guide

Grimer Raid guide

Poison

Grimer is a Sludge raid boss, vulnerable to Ground, Psychic type moves and mainly weaker to Pokémon such as Groudon, Mewtwo, Hoopa, Rhyperior, Lugia.

Grimer can obtain below CP values when defeated.

  • 787.59 - 981.82 CP during Cloudy weather conditions.
  • 785 maximum CP during other weather conditions.

Weather boost

Grimer raids will be boosted during Cloudy weather conditions.

Poison type Damage Relations

Double damage from: Ground
Double damage to: Grass
Half damage from: Fighting
Half damage to: Poison
No damage from: -
No damage to: Steel

Grimer Raid Counters

  • Groudon

    Groudon is a Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   and fast moves: Mud Shot   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Mewtwo

    Mewtwo is a Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Psychic   and fast moves: Confusion   Psycho Cut   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Rhyperior

    Rhyperior is a Ground, Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   which is effective against Grimer.

  • Lugia

    Lugia is a Psychic, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Future Sight   and fast moves: Extrasensory   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Landorus

    Landorus is a Ground, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Earth Power   and fast moves: Mud Shot   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Rhydon

    Rhydon is a Ground, Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   which is effective against Grimer.

  • Excadrill

    Excadrill is a Ground, Steel type Pokémon with charged moves: Drill Run   Earthquake   and fast moves: Mud Shot   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Mew

    Mew is a Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Bulldoze   Psychic   Psyshock   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Celebi

    Celebi is a Psychic, Grass type Pokémon with charged moves: Psychic   and fast moves: Confusion   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Hippowdon

    Hippowdon is a Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Earth Power   Earthquake   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Donphan

    Donphan is a Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   which is effective against Grimer.

  • Espeon

    Espeon is a Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Future Sight   Psybeam   Psychic   and fast moves: Confusion   Zen Headbutt   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Gallade

    Gallade is a Psychic, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Psychic   and fast moves: Confusion   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Gardevoir

    Gardevoir is a Psychic, Fairy type Pokémon with charged moves: Psychic   and fast moves: Confusion   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Azelf

    Azelf is a Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Future Sight   and fast moves: Confusion   Extrasensory   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Krookodile

    Krookodile is a Ground, Dark type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   which is effective against Grimer.

  • Alakazam

    Alakazam is a Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Future Sight   and fast moves: Confusion   Psycho Cut   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Reuniclus

    Reuniclus is a Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Future Sight   and fast moves: Zen Headbutt   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Mesprit

    Mesprit is a Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Future Sight   and fast moves: Confusion   Extrasensory   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Cresselia

    Cresselia is a Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Future Sight   and fast moves: Confusion   Psycho Cut   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Deoxys

    Deoxys is a Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Psycho Boost   and fast moves: Zen Headbutt   which are effective against Grimer.

  • Golurk

    Golurk is a Ground, Ghost type Pokémon with charged moves: Earth Power   which is effective against Grimer.

  • Musharna

    Musharna is a Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Future Sight   Psyshock   and fast moves: Zen Headbutt   which are effective against Grimer.

Grimer moves set

Grimer will use below moves during the battle.

Mud Bomb Charged Ground 23.9
Poison Jab Fast Poison 12.5
Sludge Charged Poison 23.8
Sludge Bomb Charged Poison 34.8

Grimer raids weather impact

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

Cloudy Boosts Poison Jab
Boosts Sludge
Boosts Sludge Bomb
Poison Jab is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Poison Jab is bad for Psychic type Pokemon
Sludge is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Sludge is bad for Psychic type Pokemon
Sludge Bomb is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Sludge Bomb is bad for Psychic type Pokemon
Fog Great for battle
Partly cloudy Great for battle
Rainy Great for battle
Snow Great for battle
Sunny / clear Boosts Mud Bomb Great for battle
Windy Great for battle

Grimer stats

Stamina: 160
Attack: 135
Defence: 90
Max CP (level 50): 1470
Max HP (level 50): 149

Raid events