Katarina Counters

LoL Katarina Counters and Best Teammmates

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Katarina

118,032 Katarina Counters and Matchups Analyzed


To determine the most and least favorable counters for Katarina, we analyzed the results of 118,032 recently completed, ranked League matches. We found which champs have the greatest and poorest win rates against her. Moreover, we determined those select champs that are adept teammates and who could help stop you from being beaten. Having summarized so many matches gives us a lot of faith in our conclusions.

As you can see above, Wukong is the best counter to Katarina with a 54.0% win fraction against her. Similarly, Zyra and Shaco are the next greatest threats to Katarina. They have win rates of 54.0% and 54.0%, respectively. You should not take her into a match where one of these other champs has already been chosen.

On the other hand, if you are fighting Taliyah, you should anticipate doing much better. Katarina counters them with a very respectable win rate of 55.0%. Likewise, you can anticipate doing very well against Nidalee and Gangplank. These champs have the next worst win rates when trying to counter Katarina.

Katarina Team Synergies

If you are seeking great champion pairings for your own allies to advance your win rate more, take a look at the Katarina synergies above. Regardless of her chosen position, she does admirably when paired with Zac. This combination usually improves her chances of winning by 3.0%. Amumu and Nocturne are also superb champs to pair with.

Our Methods

To get the details and best Katarina counter builds for a specific matchup, you should click the corresponding row in the tables above. If you are interested in specific Katarina counters not shown here, you can click the "All Matchups" button to see them.

To narrow the Katarina counters to a specific ranked division only, choose the desired skill level from the dropdown menu above. The provided Katarina counters and pairings will update.

We comb through millions of League of Legends matches pulled directly from Riot’s servers each week. We analyze the data using advanced algorithms to bring you the most accurate Katarina counters online.

Guide to Countering Katarina

  • Katarina's abilities all deal magic damage, make sure to buy items that provide magic resistance.
  • Have your supports save a disable in team fights to stop Katarina's Death Lotus Ult.
  • Katarina counters and destroys teams without targetable hard CC. If you are fighting her, you need a way to stop her from snowballing.