Best Dialga Moveset in Pokemon Go


If you were wondering about the best Dialga moveset in Pokemon Go, then look no further. In today’s article, we’re will check out all the best moves for Dialga in Pokemon GO, and give you a hand at understanding this Pokemon’s strengths and weaknesses.

Don’t worry if you’re not too familiar with Dialga yet – below we will cover everything, from its counters and weaknesses, to what it excels at and how to best use its strongest moves.

Dialga is a super interesting Pokemon, that has been released relatively recently (if you would consider 2019 “recent” in Pokemon Go terms) and is a truly powerful one under the right circumstances.

It has the power to control time. It appears in Sinnoh-region myths as an ancient deity.

Basic info

Pokemon Type: Steel, Dragon

Evolution: Dialga cannot be evolved.

Vulnerable to: Fighting, Ground

Resistant to: Steel, Bug, Electric, Water, Flying, Psychic, Rock, Grass, Normal, Poison


You can easily counter Dialga by using the following Pokemon:

  • Lucario
  • Conkeldurr
  • Landorus (Therian)
  • Breloom
  • Excadrill


  • Dragon Breath (Quick Move)
  • Metal Claw (Quick Move)
  • Iron Head
  • Thunder
  • Draco Meteor

The Best Moveset for Dialga in Pokemon Go

Below are some of the best moves for Dialga when attacking other Pokemon in Gyms and other PvP battles. Make sure you use them every chance you get because they are some of the best moves you can use on this Pokemon.

Although it doesn’t have a lot of potential movesets, Metal Claw and Draco Meteor have a really high damage output that works great, especially against Dragons (could even go for Dragon Breath + Draco Meteor in that case).

  • Metal Claw

Strong vs: Rock, Ice, Fairy
Weak vs: Steel, Fire, Water, Electric
Ineffective vs: –

  • Draco Meteor

Strong vs: Dragon
Weak vs: Steel
Ineffective vs: Fairy

These make up all the best moveset for Dialga in Pokemon Go – if you have any additional suggestions for fellow Pokemon Go players, or want us to cover a specific Pokemon, let us know down in the comments section below!

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