Monk of Zamorak

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Level 17Level 22
Level 23Level 30Level 45
Monk of Zamorak
Monk of Zamorak (level 17).png
Released6 April 2001 (Update)
Combat level17
ExamineAn evil human cleric.
Combat info
Max hit5
Attack styleCrush, Magic
Attack speedMonster attack speed 4.png
Respawn time50 ticks (30 seconds)
Combat icon.png Combat stats
Hitpoints icon.pngAttack icon.pngStrength icon.pngDefence icon.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
Attack icon.png Aggressive stats
Monster attack bonusMonster strength bonusMagic icon.pngMonster magic strength bonusRanged icon.pngMonster ranged strength bonus
Defence icon.png Defensive stats
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
PoisonNot immune
VenomNot immune
CannonsNot immune
ThrallsNot immune
Advanced data
Monster ID528,3485,8401
Monk of Zamorak (level 22) chathead.png
A player safespotting a Monk of Zamorak

Monks of Zamorak are evil clerics that follow Zamorak, god of chaos. They are found in several locations, including the Asgarnian chaos temple, Taverley Dungeon, Paterdomus, Battlefield mine and Deep Wilderness Dungeon. A level 17 Monk of Zamorak is in a cage under the stairs on the ground floor[UK]1st floor[US] of Varrock Palace. He is often used in free-to-play servers to train magic using the Curse spell.

Despite them being feared they are extremely useful for Ranged training as they are weak towards ranged and there are many safespots. The Chaos Temple is also a useful spot because there is an altar located in the temple for prayer. The monks in Paterdomus temple provide less experience than regular monsters, providing players with only a quarter of the usual experience gained from dealing damage.

One under the radar spot where there are only melee-only combat is directly in the red salamander hunting spot near the Tree Gnome Village.

A level 30 Monk of Zamorak must be fought during the Priest in Peril quest.

Locations[edit | edit source]

Location Levels Members Spawns Map
Chaos Temple (Asgarnia) (ground floor[UK]1st floor[US])17, 22Free-to-play icon.png6Maplink
Chaos Temple (Asgarnia) (1st floor[UK]2nd floor[US])22Free-to-play icon.png1Maplink
Cage under the Varrock Castle stairs17Free-to-play icon.png1Maplink
Outside the Ourania Cave17Member icon.png9Maplink
Paterdomus (ground floor[UK]1st floor[US])17, 22, 30Member icon.png5Maplink
Paterdomus (1st floor[UK]2nd floor[US])17, 22, 30Member icon.png5Maplink
Taverley Dungeon45Member icon.png6Maplink
Deep Wilderness Dungeon23Member icon.png2Maplink

Drops[edit | edit source]

The following drop rates are provided by Jagex, unless otherwise specified.

The average Monk of Zamorak kill is worth 488.5.

100%[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Bones.png: Monk of Zamorak drops Bones with rarity Always in quantity 1Bones1Always700

Armour[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Zamorak monk bottom.png: Monk of Zamorak drops Zamorak monk bottom with rarity 1/20 in quantity 1Zamorak monk bottom11/203,34618
Zamorak monk top.png: Monk of Zamorak drops Zamorak monk top with rarity 1/20 in quantity 1Zamorak monk top11/201,42424

Other[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
This does not exist.NothingN/A18/20N/AN/A

Tertiary[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Golden key.png: Monk of Zamorak drops Golden key with rarity Always in quantity 1Golden key(m)1Always[d 1]Not sold180
Looting bag.png: Monk of Zamorak drops Looting bag with rarity 1/6 in quantity 1Looting bag(m)11/6[d 2]Not soldN/A
  1. ^ Golden keys are only dropped by the level 30 Monks of Zamorak in the Paterdomus during Priest in Peril.
  2. ^ Looting bags are only dropped by those found in the Wilderness.