Best movesets for Heatran in Pokémon Go

The Lava Dome Pokémon!

Heatran is a legendary Pokémon, and is widely regarded as one of the strongest Pokémon in the game because of how many resistances it has. If you can catch one of these Pokémon, you can make sure you frequently come out with a victory in Trainer Battles by giving it the best movesets available!

Heatran is a Fire and Steel type Pokémon, which are frequently considered the strongest attacks in the game. As such, you'll usually want to stick to one of these attack types, especially Fire.


  • Fire attacks are boosted by Sunny weather and Steel attacks are boosted by Snowy weather.
  • Heatran can also use Bug attacks and Rock attacks, but these are rarely better options than Fire or Steel attacks.

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Best Movesets

Weather Boost
No Weather Boost
FireQuick Attack: Fire Spin
Charge Attack: Flamethrower
Quick Attack: Fire Spin
Charge Attack:
Flamethrower or Fire Blast
Mixed Quick Attack: Fire Spin
Charge Attack: Iron Head
Quick Attack: Fire Spin
Charge Attack: Iron Head

That's all you need to know for the best movesets for Heatran!

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