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Pokemon GO: Qwilfish Weakness & Counters

Trying to counter Qwilfish in Pokemon GO? Check out this guide to learn its weakness and the best counters for it.

Qwilfish is a Water Poison-type Pokemon in Pokemon GO. It is another dual-type Pokemon and like many dual-types, it too is weak against 3 types of Pokemon. Thus there are a lot of Pokemon that can easily defeat it. So in this guide let us check the Best Counters for Qwilfish in Pokemon GO by learning its weakness.

Qwilfish Pokemon GO Weakness


pokemon go qwilfish weakness and counters

As mentioned above, Qwilfish is a Water Poison-type Pokemon. Hence it is weak against the following types.

  • Qwilfish takes 2 times damage from:
    • Electric
    • Ground
    • Psychic
  • You can do normal damage to it using these types:
    • Normal
    • Rock
    • Ghost
    • Grass
    • Dragon
    • Dark
    • Flying
  • And finally, Qwilfish takes half the damage from:
    • Bug
    • Fairy
    • Water
    • Fighting
    • Ice
    • Steel
    • Poison
    • Fire


So while making a team that needs to Counter Qwilfish, in fact, any Water Poison-type Pokemon, be sure to have any of the above-mentioned types that deal 2x damage. And to further improve your chances of eliminating them you can add a dual-type to your team with two of its counter types. A good example of a dual-type would be Alolan Raichu it is an Electric Psychic Pokemon. Below are some of the best counters for Qwilfish in Pokemon GO.

Best Counters for Qwilfish

  • Best Electric Type Pokemon
    • Luxray
    • Zekrom
    • Electabuzz
    • Manectric
    • Ampharos
    • Jolteon
    • Electivire
    • Raikou
    • Magnezone
  • Best Electric Psychic Pokemon
    • Alolan Raichu
  • Best Psychic Pokemon
    • Alakazam
    • Galarian Rapidash
    • Hypno
    • Mewtwo
    • Mew
    • Espeon
    • Lugia
    • Celebi
    • Gardevoir
    • Medicham
    • Metagross
    • Latias
    • Latios
    • Jirachi
    • Deoxys
    • Gallade
    • Uxie
    • Mesprit
    • Azelf
    • Cresselia
    • Sigilyph
    • Gothitelle
    • Reuniclus
    • Malamar
    • Hoopa
  • Best Psychic Ground Pokemon
    • Claydol
  • Best Ground Pokemon
    • Sandslash
    • Golem
    • Onix
    • Swampert
    • Flygon
    • Groudon
    • Torterra
    • Garchomp
    • Hippowdon
    • Rhyperior
    • Excadrill
    • Seismitoad
    • Golurk
    • Landorus
    • Zygarde


That covers this guide on the Qwilfish Weakness and best counters for Pokemon GO. You should also check our other guide on Dewpider Weakness and counters. And if you like playing this game then you should check out our Pokemon GO guides to get help on more such topics.