Flareon Raid Guide: best Flareon counters in Pokemon GO

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Flareon is a Tier 3 Raid boss, having a raid boss CP of 21811. As  pure Fire type, Flareon has weaknesses to Ground, Rock, and Water. Flareon counters are strong Water, Rock and Ground Pokemon like Kyogre, Garchomp, Smack Down Tyranitar and Rhyperior.

When defeated, Flareon will have the following catch CP ranges:

  • 1652 – 1730 CP (Regular level 20 encounter)
  • 2065 – 2163 CP (Weather boosted level 25 encounter)

Flareon Counters

The following table lists best Flareon counters in Pokemon GO, without listing Shadows or Megas due to their limited availability. If you have any of the listed pokemon as shadows, they’ll be stronger.

Flareon Raid Counters
Flareon
# Pokemon Fast Move Charge Move Time to win Deaths
1. Rampardos Smack Down Rock Rock Slide Rock 119.95s 4.67
2. Kyogre Waterfall Water Hydro Pump Water 130.00s 2.83
3. Rhyperior Mud-Slap Ground Rock Wrecker Rock 132.92s 2.83
4. Kingler Bubble Water Crabhammer Water 129.30s 4.33
5. Garchomp Mud Shot Ground Earth Power Ground 138.36s 3.00
6. Terrakion Smack Down Rock Rock Slide Rock 136.13s 3.50
7. Landorus (Therian) Mud Shot Ground Earthquake Ground 130.86s 5.00
8. Swampert Water Gun Water Hydro Cannon Water 139.60s 3.50
9. Landorus (Incarnate) Mud Shot Ground Earth Power Ground 136.03s 5.17
10. Samurott Waterfall Water Hydro Cannon Water 140.20s 4.33
11. Landorus Rock Throw Rock Earth Power Ground 135.78s 5.33
12. Groudon Mud Shot Ground Earthquake Ground 140.63s 4.50
13. Clawitzer Water Gun Water Crabhammer Water 140.15s 4.67
14. Tyranitar Smack Down Rock Stone Edge Rock 146.34s 3.33
15. Empoleon Waterfall Water Hydro Cannon Water 137.08s 5.33
16. Feraligatr Water Gun Water Hydro Cannon Water 144.42s 4.00
17. Gyarados Waterfall Water Hydro Pump Water 149.31s 3.50
18. Crawdaunt Waterfall Water Crabhammer Water 140.40s 5.33
19. Palkia Dragon Tail Dragon Hydro Pump Water 154.26s 2.50
20. Rhydon Mud-Slap Ground Earthquake Ground 156.00s 3.67

 

If you want to use a Mega Evolution, here are the best to use.

# Pokemon Fast Move Charge Move Time to win Deaths
1. Blastoise (Mega) Water Gun Water Hydro Cannon Water 85.71s 2.17
2. Aerodactyl (Mega) Rock Throw Rock Rock Slide Rock 91.70s 2.50
3. Gyarados (Mega) Waterfall Water Aqua Tail Water 95.99s 1.67
4. Gengar (Mega) Shadow Claw Ghost Shadow Ball Ghost 110.82s 5.00
5. Slowbro (Mega) Water Gun Water Water Pulse Water 142.32s 2.67

Flareon Moves and Stats

Flareon has the following stats outside of the raid:

  • Max CP: 3029 (Level 40), 3434 (Level 50)
  • Attack: 246
  • Defense: 204
  • Stamina: 130

As well, Flareon has access to the following moves:

  • Ember Fire (Fast)
  • Fire Spin Fire (fast)
  • Flamethrower Fire (Charged) 2-Bar
  • Fire Blast Fire (Charged) 1-Bar
  • Overheat Fire (Charged) 1-Bar
  • Last Resort* Normal (Charged) 2-bar
  • Superpower* Fighting (Charged) 2-bar
  • Heat Wave* Fire (Charged) 2-bar

*Legacy or Event move obtainable via Elite TM

Weather Effects

Weather Pro Attacker Pro Flareon
[Sunny] Boosts Super Effective Ground attacks Boosts all of its available moves, Fast or Charged
[Partly] Boosts Super Effective Rock attacks
[Cloudy]
[Rainy] Boosts Super Effective Water attacks
[Snow]
[Fog]
[Windy]

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