Nami vs Ahri Counter Build

How to Win Nami vs Ahri Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Ahri as Nami in LoL

How to Beat Ahri as Nami

5,871 Nami vs Ahri Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League games that we get from Riot Games each week. This guide on how to beat Ahri as Nami resulted from an examination of 5871 ranked rounds where both champions engaged one another. This particular matchup is somewhat rare. Nami has to counter Ahri in only 3.2% of her games.

Nami has done a decent job of countering Ahri. Normally, she wins a acceptable 51.1% of matches the champs clash against one another in. In Nami against Ahri matches, Nami’s team is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood, indicating that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Ahri.

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Best Nami Items to Counter Ahri

The best items to have in your Nami versus Ahri build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Nami used at least these three pieces in her build, she did a lot better vs. Ahri than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Nami boasted an average winrate of 65.1% battling Ahri with these items in her kit.

Best Nami Runes to Counter Ahri

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery

To have the greatest probability of defeating Ahri as Nami, you should equip the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Cosmic Insight, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes players chose for Nami vs Ahri counterpicks, this combo of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 55.5% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the best Ahri runes to fend off Nami in order to help you grasp how she will likely be built versus your champ.


1.9 | Nami Ahri | 5.9


5.4 | Nami Ahri | 5.3


14.5 | Nami Ahri | 7.3

Nami vs Ahri Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page feature several valuable Nami vs. Ahri counter statistics that can help us explain the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Nami’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.0 is better than Ahri’s ratio of 2.5, showing that Nami may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Ahri. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Nami normally has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she receives less damage than Ahri. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

In Nami vs Ahri matchups, Nami commonly takes a lot fewer minion kills than Ahri. Champs who on average don't finish with much CS normally don't require much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with plenty of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to outperform the values presented here to do well.

If you want to get Nami x Ahri tips and builds for a a particular division, please select one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the stats and guides shown are computed using all games finished with both champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.35 | Nami Ahri | 1.36

Largest Multi-Kill

0.84 | Nami Ahri | 1.3

Damage Dealt

8,622 | Nami Ahri | 18,684

Damage Taken

13,745 | Nami Ahri | 17,944

Healing Done

9,511 | Nami Ahri | 3,493

Vision Score

48 | Nami Ahri | 21

Gold Earned

7,882 | Nami Ahri | 10,427

Minions Killed

13 | Nami Ahri | 141

Dragons Killed

0.04 | Nami Ahri | 0.07

Barons Killed

0.01 | Nami Ahri | 0.02


2.25 | Nami Ahri | 1.93


0.57 | Nami Ahri | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

182 | Nami Ahri | 69

Experience Earned

10,344 | Nami Ahri | 13,183

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,871 Nami vs Ahri matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Ahri as Nami comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.