Rhydon Raid Guide

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Rhydon is a Tier-3 Raid Ground and Rock boss with a raid boss CP of 19393. Rhydon will be soloable for the prepared trainer, but lower level trainers may need 2-4 trainers to take it down.

Rhydon can be caught in the following CP range:

  • 1736 CP to 1816 CP at Level 20, no weather boost
  • 2170 CP to 2270 CP at Level 25, weather boosted

Rhydon is boosted by Sunny and Partly Cloudy weather. It is not available as a shiny from raids.

Rhydon evolves into Rhyperior which is a top tier Rock type attacker in PvE, and it may have some play in Master League for PvP. For our full analysis on Rhyperior check out our PvE and PvP review.

Top Rhydon Counters

Shadows won’t be listed as they are incredibly expensive to power up, but if you have any of the listed Pokémon as shadows without Frustration, you should use them instead.

# Pokemon Fast Move Charge Move Time to win Deaths
1. Blastoise (Mega) Water Gun Water Hydro Cannon Water 52.00s 1.50
2. Gyarados (Mega) Waterfall Water Hydro Pump Water 56.91s 1.33
3. Venusaur (Mega) Vine Whip Grass Frenzy Plant Grass 58.43s 1.67
4. Zarude Vine Whip Grass Power Whip Grass 77.50s 1.67
5. Abomasnow (Mega) Razor Leaf Grass Energy Ball Grass 74.63s 2.33
6. Kyogre Waterfall Water Hydro Pump Water 78.53s 2.33
7. Kingler Bubble Water Crabhammer Water 78.63s 3.33
8. Samurott Fury Cutter Bug Hydro Cannon Water 82.81s 3.00
9. Swampert Water Gun Water Hydro Cannon Water 84.56s 2.50
10. Feraligatr Water Gun Water Hydro Cannon Water 85.08s 2.67
11. Roserade Razor Leaf Grass Solar Beam Grass 83.19s 3.17
12. Empoleon Waterfall Water Hydro Cannon Water 83.28s 3.33
13. Slowbro (Mega) Water Gun Water Water Pulse Water 89.63s 2.00
14. Tangrowth Vine Whip Grass Power Whip Grass 90.18s 2.17
15. Gyarados Waterfall Water Hydro Pump Water 90.89s 2.17

Rhydon is double weak to Grass and Water, which many trainers will find they have in abundance. Any Grass or Water type starter with their Community Day moves will be a good counter, as well as Clawitzer, Exeggutor, Crawdaunt, Breloom, Leafeon and more!

Rhydon Overview

Rhydon GroundRock
Max CP at Level 40 3179 | Max CP at Level 50 3594
ATK 222 DEF 171 HP 233
Weak To: Strong Against:
Grass Water Fighting Ground Ice Steel Fire Electric Psychic Poison Rock Flying

Rhydon Move Sets

Rhydon has access to this set of moves as a raid boss:

Fast Moves Charge Moves
Mud Slap Ground Earthquake Ground
Rock Smash Fighting Stone Edge Rock
Surf Water
Megahorn Bug (legacy)

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