Best Moveset for Palkia in Pokémon GO

What are the best moves for this legendary?

Palkia may not be the most sought-after Pokémon in Pokémon GO, but this legendary dragon can really pack a punch in battle. It doesn't come around often, so players should be sure to catch it when it appears as a Raid boss. Players need to know the strongest moves to equip the fighter with to take advantage of the power of this Pokémon and other powerful monsters like it.

Best moves for Palkia in Pokémon GO

Palkia is a solely Water and Dragon-type Pokémon, so keeping STAB Attack Bonus in mind, its strongest moves will also be Water and Dragon-type.

Note: Moves with an asterisk (*) benefit from Same-Type Attack Bonus (STAB) and will deal increased damage.

Palkia's best offensive moves

Charged/QuickMove NameMove TypeDamageEPSDPS
QuickDragon Tail*Dragon158.216.4
ChargedDraco Meteor*Dragon150-27.850

Palkia's best defensive moves

Charged/QuickMove NameMove TypeDamageEPSDPS
QuickDragon Tail*Dragon158.216.4
ChargedDraco Meteor*Dragon150-27.850

Related: How to evolve Wurmple into Cascoon or Silcoon in Pokémon GO

All possible Palkia moves in Pokémon GO

Quick Attacks

Move NameMove TypeDamageEPSDPS
Dragon Breath*Dragon6814.4
Dragon Tail*Dragon158.216.4

Charged Attacks

Move NameMove TypeDamageEPSDPS
Draco Meteor*Dragon150-27.850
Fire BlastFire140-23.833.3
Aqua TailWater50-17.431.6
Hydro PumpWater130-30.347.3

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