Golbat is a Tier-3 Raid boss with a raid boss CP of 12972. Golbat will be soloable for the prepared trainer, but lower level trainers may want to bring a friend. It has a variety of weaknesses so there are plenty of counters available thanks to its dual typing.

Golbat can be caught in the following CP range:

  • 1066 CP to 1129 CP at Level 20, no weather boost
  • 1333 CP to 1412 CP at Level 25, weather boosted

Top Golbat 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. Thunder Fang Electric Wild Charge Electric 74.11s 1.33
2. Rock Throw Rock Rock Slide Rock 78.50s 1.00
3. Volt Switch Electric Zap Cannon Electric 85.53s 1.17
4. Confusion Psychic Psystrike Psychic 87.47s 1.83
5. Confusion Psychic Psychic Psychic 91.52s 1.83
6. Confusion Psychic Psychic Psychic 95.70s 1.33
7. Lick Ghost Psychic Psychic 93.25s 2.17
8. Powder Snow Ice Weather Ball Ice 95.29s 2.33
9. Charge Beam Electric Wild Charge Electric 105.22s 1.33
10. Volt Switch Electric Thunderbolt Electric 102.38s 1.83
11. Wing Attack Flying Blast Burn Fire 104.80s 1.83
12. Smack Down Rock Rock Slide Rock 102.89s 2.33
13. Confusion Psychic Psychic Psychic 107.56s 1.75
14. Thunder Shock Electric Wild Charge Electric 114.00s 1.33
15. Zen Headbutt Psychic Thunderbolt Electric 102.75s 4.25

Other options include Mamoswine, Magnezone, Tyranitar with Rock type moves, Exeggutor and Metagross with Psychic type moves, and Gardevoir.

Golbat Overview

Max CP at Level 40 1976 | Max CP at Level 50 2234
ATK 161 DEF 150 HP 181
Weak To: Resistance:
Electric Psychic Rock Ice Grass Fighting Bug Ground Fairy Poison

Golbat Move Sets

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

Fast Moves Charge Moves
Bite Dark Shadow Ball Ghost
Wing Attack Flying Poison Fang Poison
Air Cutter Flying
Ominous Wind Ghost (legacy)