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Rayquaza is a Dragon, Flying-type Legendary Pokémon from the Hoenn region. It doesn't evolve into nor from any other Pokémon. Along with Kyogre and Groudon, it is a member of the Weather Trio.

Pokédex description

Rayquaza - Sky High Pokémon
Rayquaza is said to have lived for hundreds of millions of years. Legends remain of how it put to rest the clash between Kyogre and Groudon.

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Flying 14 (12)
Icon Dragon 15 (14)

Charged attacks

Icon Flying
55 (23)
Icon Rock
70 (20)
Icon Dragon
110 (28)

Evolution family

Rayquaza is the part of a one-member family.

200. Rayquaza
#384 Rayquaza



  • As a former 5th tier Raid Boss, Rayquaza's CP was 49,808. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 2,191 and 2,739 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
    • Rayquaza was available in Raid Battles from February 9th until March 16th, 2018.[1][2]
    • Rayquaza was available again from March 15th to March 18th, 2019 during Special Raid Weekend. However, shiny Rayquaza is not released.[3]
    • Rayquaza was available again from July 31st to September 2nd, 2019.[4]
  • Shiny form of Rayquaza was released on July 31st, 2019.
  • In the Shiny Rayquaza promotional image, there are three traditional Chinese characters in calligraphical style. The large one behind Shiny Rayquaza means "black", while the two small ones on the side mean "descent" or "arrival".


  1. Discover Rayquaza and More Pokémon Originally from the Hoenn Region!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2018-02-08.
  2. PokemonGoApp. (2018, February 9). Rayquaza, the Legendary Pokémon originally discovered in the Hoenn region, has descended from the ozone layer in the sky!. Twitter. Retrieved on 2018-02-12.
  3. Challenge Rayquaza in this Special Raid Weekend!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2019-03-07.
  4. Rayquaza returns to raids with a radiant reveal!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2019-07-29.

External links

  • Rayquaza page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Rayquaza article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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