Amazon CloudWatch
User Guide

Search for Available Metrics

You can search within all the metrics in your account using targeted search terms. Metrics are returned that have matching results within their Namespace, Metric Name, or Dimensions.

To search for available metrics in CloudWatch

  1. Open the CloudWatch console at

  2. In the navigation pane, choose Metrics.

    Viewing all metrics by category
  3. In the CloudWatch Metrics by Category pane, in the Search Metrics field, type a search term, metric name, service name, etc. and press enter.

    For example, you can enter volume in the Search Metrics field, which returns all metrics with the word volume in their name.

    Viewing all metrics by search term