Nami vs Aphelios Counter Build

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

How to Beat Aphelios as Nami

5,887 Nami vs Aphelios Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL rounds that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Aphelios as Nami came out of an analysis of 5887 ranked matches where both champs faced one another. This champion pairing is somewhat rare. Nami is forced to battle against Aphelios in only 3.2% of her games.

Nami does a great job of countering Aphelios. Typically, she wins a fantastic 54.5% of the time the champs oppose one another in. In Nami vs Aphelios matches, Nami’s team is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood. This implies that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Aphelios.

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Best Nami Items to Counter Aphelios

The best items to use in your Nami versus Aphelios build consist of Imperial Mandate, Ardent Censer, and Shard of True Ice. When Nami used at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better versus Aphelios than with most other common builds. In fact, Nami had an average win rate of 66.6% when playing against Aphelios with these items in her kit.

Best Nami Runes to Counter Aphelios

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

To have the best chance of beating Aphelios as Nami, Nami players should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes players picked for Nami vs Aphelios fights, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 60.1% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Aphelios runes to counterpick against Nami in order to help you infer how he will probably be built versus you.


2 | Nami Aphelios | 5.9


4.9 | Nami Aphelios | 6.1


15.2 | Nami Aphelios | 6

Nami vs Aphelios Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here clarify several valuable Nami versus Aphelios matchup stats that can help us appreciate the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Nami’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.5 is better than Aphelios’s ratio of 2.0, indicating that Nami may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Aphelios. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Nami usually has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives less damage than Aphelios. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Nami often takes much less CS than Aphelios. Champions that do not finish with very much CS usually do not have to have much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale adequately off of their abilities alone. However, champs with a lot of CS, such as ADCs, typically must have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.38 | Nami Aphelios | 1.38

Largest Multi-Kill

0.85 | Nami Aphelios | 1.51

Damage Dealt

8,306 | Nami Aphelios | 18,350

Damage Taken

13,139 | Nami Aphelios | 17,950

Healing Done

9,539 | Nami Aphelios | 4,443

Vision Score

48 | Nami Aphelios | 18

Gold Earned

7,798 | Nami Aphelios | 11,205

Minions Killed

13 | Nami Aphelios | 165

Dragons Killed

0.04 | Nami Aphelios | 0.21

Barons Killed

0.01 | Nami Aphelios | 0.07


2.37 | Nami Aphelios | 2.33


0.58 | Nami Aphelios | 0.5

CC Duration (sec)

183 | Nami Aphelios | 146

Experience Earned

10,157 | Nami Aphelios | 11,684

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,887 Nami vs Aphelios 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 Aphelios 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.