Groudon Raid Guide

Groudon Raid guide

Ground

Groudon is a moderately difficult Tier 5 raid boss to defeat, with a CP value of 54411. 6 can easily defeat Groudon in a raid battle. Groudon is vulnerable to Water, Grass, Ice type moves and mainly weaker to Pokémon such as Kyogre, Palkia, Keldeo, Avalugg, Mamoswine.

Groudon can obtain below CP values when defeated.

  • 2825 - 2939 CP during Sunny / clear weather conditions.
  • 2260 - 2351 CP during other weather conditions.

Groudon is not available at the moment in raids and the last recently available date was June 16, 2022. Shiny Groudon is also available from raids in the game.

Weather boost

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

Ground type Damage Relations

Double damage from: Water
Double damage to: Poison
Half damage from: Poison
Half damage to: Bug
No damage from: Electric
No damage to: Flying

Groudon Raid Counters

  • Kyogre

    Kyogre is a Water type Pokémon with charged moves: Blizzard   Hydro Pump   Surf   and fast moves: Waterfall   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Palkia

    Palkia is a Water, Dragon type Pokémon with charged moves: Aqua Tail   Hydro Pump   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Keldeo

    Keldeo is a Water, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Aqua Jet   Hydro Pump   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Avalugg

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

  • Mamoswine

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

  • Gyarados

    Gyarados is a Water, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Hydro Pump   and fast moves: Waterfall   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Vaporeon

    Vaporeon is a Water type Pokémon with charged moves: Aqua Tail   Hydro Pump   Water Pulse   and fast moves: Water Gun   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Tangrowth

    Tangrowth is a Grass type Pokémon with charged moves: Power Whip   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Vine Whip   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Manaphy

    Manaphy is a Water type Pokémon with charged moves: Bubble Beam   Surf   and fast moves: Bubble   Waterfall   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Shaymin

    Shaymin is a Grass type Pokémon with charged moves: Energy Ball   Grass Knot   Solar Beam   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Regice

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

  • Virizion

    Virizion is a Grass, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Leaf Blade   which is effective against Groudon.

  • Lapras

    Lapras is a Water, Ice type Pokémon with charged moves: Blizzard   Hydro Pump   Surf   and fast moves: Frost Breath   Water Gun   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Milotic

    Milotic is a Water type Pokémon with charged moves: Blizzard   Surf   and fast moves: Waterfall   which are effective against Groudon.

  • 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 Groudon.

  • Exeggutor

    Exeggutor is a Grass, Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Seed Bomb   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Bullet Seed   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Chesnaught

    Chesnaught is a Grass, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Energy Ball   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Vine Whip   which are effective against Groudon.

  • 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 Groudon.

  • Beartic

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

  • Leafeon

    Leafeon is a Grass type Pokémon with charged moves: Energy Ball   Leaf Blade   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Razor Leaf   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Torterra

    Torterra is a Grass, Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Solar Beam   and fast moves: Razor Leaf   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Suicune

    Suicune is a Water type Pokémon with charged moves: Bubble Beam   Hydro Pump   Ice Beam   Water Pulse   and fast moves: Ice Fang   which are effective against Groudon.

  • Cryogonal

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

  • Swampert

    Swampert is a Water, Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Muddy Water   Surf   and fast moves: Water Gun   which are effective against Groudon.

Groudon Mega counters

Mega Abomasnow, Mega Blastoise, Mega Venusaur are best Mega counters to battle with Groudon if you have Mega evolved Pokemon or Mega candy.

Past Groudon events

Groudon Raids: Jun 7, 2022 10 AM - Jun 16, 2022 10 AM
Kyogre & Groudon Raids: Jan 19, 2021 10 AM - Jan 26, 2021 10 AM

Groudon moves set

Groudon will use below moves during the battle.

Dragon Tail Fast Dragon 13.6
Earthquake Charged Ground 33.3
Fire Blast Charged Fire 33.3
Mud Shot Fast Ground 8.3
Solar Beam Charged Grass 36.7

Groudon raids weather impact

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

Cloudy Great for battle
Fog Great for battle
Partly cloudy Great for battle
Rainy Great for battle
Snow Great for battle
Sunny / clear Boosts Earthquake
Boosts Fire Blast
Boosts Mud Shot
Boosts Solar Beam
Earthquake is bad for Water type Pokemon, Earthquake is bad for Ice type Pokemon, Earthquake is bad for Grass type Pokemon
Fire Blast is bad for Water type Pokemon
Mud Shot is bad for Water type Pokemon, Mud Shot is bad for Ice type Pokemon, Mud Shot is bad for Grass type Pokemon
Solar Beam is bad for Ice type Pokemon, Mud Shot is bad for Grass type Pokemon
Windy Boosts Dragon Tail Dragon Tail is bad for Ice type Pokemon, Mud Shot is bad for Grass type Pokemon
Fire Blast is bad for Water type Pokemon
Mud Shot is bad for Water type Pokemon, Mud Shot is bad for Ice type Pokemon, Mud Shot is bad for Grass type Pokemon
Solar Beam is bad for Ice type Pokemon, Mud Shot is bad for Grass type Pokemon

Groudon stats

Attack: 296
Defence: 276
HP:
Max CP (level 50): 5624
Max HP (level 50): 183

Shiny Groudon

There is a chance that you may encounter a shiny Groudon if you win the raid. The rate of encounting a shiny Groudon can be around 5%.

Raid events