Moltres Raid Guide

Moltres Raid guide

Fire  /  Flying

Moltres is an easy Tier 5 raid boss to defeat, with a CP value of 45609. 4 trainers should be more than enough to defeat Moltres in the raid. Moltres is vulnerable to Ground, Rock, Water type moves and mainly weaker to Pokémon such as Kyogre, Groudon, Palkia, Rhyperior, Tyranitar.

Moltres can obtain below CP values when defeated.

  • 2370 - 2475 CP during Sunny / clear and Windy weather conditions.
  • 1896 - 1980 CP during other weather conditions.

Moltres is not available at the moment in raids and the last recently available date was July 19, 2021. Shiny Moltres is also available from raids in the game.

Weather boost

Moltres raids will be boosted during Sunny / clear and Windy weather conditions.

Fire type Damage Relations

Double damage from: Ground
Double damage to: Bug
Half damage from: Bug
Half damage to: Rock
No damage from: -
No damage to: -

Moltres Raid Counters

  • Kyogre

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

  • Groudon

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

  • Palkia

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

  • Rhyperior

    Rhyperior is a Ground, Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   Stone Edge   Surf   and fast moves: Smack Down   which are effective against Moltres.

  • Tyranitar

    Tyranitar is a Rock, Dark type Pokémon with charged moves: Stone Edge   which is effective against Moltres.

  • Keldeo

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

  • Terrakion

    Terrakion is a Rock, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   Rock Slide   and fast moves: Smack Down   which are effective against Moltres.

  • Landorus

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

  • Rhydon

    Rhydon is a Ground, Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   Stone Edge   Surf   which are effective against Moltres.

  • Gyarados

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

  • Rampardos

    Rampardos is a Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Rock Slide   and fast moves: Smack Down   which are effective against Moltres.

  • Gigalith

    Gigalith is a Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Rock Slide   and fast moves: Smack Down   which are effective against Moltres.

  • 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 Moltres.

  • Excadrill

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

  • Tyrantrum

    Tyrantrum is a Rock, Dragon type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   Stone Edge   and fast moves: Rock Throw   which are effective against Moltres.

  • Manaphy

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

  • Hippowdon

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

  • Regirock

    Regirock is a Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Stone Edge   and fast moves: Rock Throw   which are effective against Moltres.

  • Archeops

    Archeops is a Rock, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Ancient Power   which is effective against Moltres.

  • Donphan

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

  • Lapras

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

  • Milotic

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

  • Golem

    Golem is a Rock, Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Ancient Power   Earthquake   Rock Blast   Stone Edge   and fast moves: Rock Throw   which are effective against Moltres.

  • Krookodile

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

Moltres Mega counters

Mega Blastoise, Mega Steelix are best Mega counters to battle with Moltres if you have Mega evolved Pokemon or Mega candy.

Past Moltres events

Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres, and Mewtwo Raids: Feb 20, 2021 10 AM - Mar 1, 2021 10 AM

Moltres moves set

Moltres will use below moves during the battle.

Ancient Power Charged Rock 20.0
Fire Blast Charged Fire 33.3
Fire Spin Fast Fire 12.7
Heat Wave Charged Fire 31.7
Overheat Charged Fire 40.0
Wing Attack Fast Flying 10.0

Moltres raids weather impact

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

Cloudy Great for battle
Fog Great for battle
Partly cloudy Boosts Ancient Power Ancient Power is bad for Water type Pokemon, Ancient Power is bad for Ground type Pokemon
Rainy Great for battle
Snow Great for battle
Sunny / clear Boosts Fire Blast
Boosts Fire Spin
Boosts Heat Wave
Boosts Overheat
Fire Blast is bad for Water type Pokemon, Fire Blast is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Fire Blast is bad for Rock type Pokemon
Fire Spin is bad for Water type Pokemon, Fire Spin is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Fire Spin is bad for Rock type Pokemon
Heat Wave is bad for Water type Pokemon, Heat Wave is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Heat Wave is bad for Rock type Pokemon
Overheat is bad for Water type Pokemon, Overheat is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Overheat is bad for Rock type Pokemon
Windy Boosts Wing Attack Wing Attack is bad for Rock type Pokemon
Fire Spin is bad for Water type Pokemon, Fire Spin is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Fire Spin is bad for Rock type Pokemon
Heat Wave is bad for Water type Pokemon, Heat Wave is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Heat Wave is bad for Rock type Pokemon
Overheat is bad for Water type Pokemon, Overheat is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Overheat is bad for Rock type Pokemon

Moltres stats

Stamina: 180
Attack: 251
Defence: 184
Max CP (level 50): 3789
Max HP (level 50): 166

Shiny Moltres

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

Raid events