Amazon API Gateway
Developer Guide

View API Gateway Metrics in the CloudWatch Console

To view metrics using the CloudWatch console

Metrics are grouped first by the service namespace, and then by the various dimension combinations within each namespace.

  1. Open the CloudWatch console at

  2. If necessary, change the region. From the navigation bar, select the region where your AWS resources reside. For more information, see Regions and Endpoints.

  3. In the navigation pane, choose Metrics.

  4. In the CloudWatch Metrics by Category pane, under the metrics category for API Gateway, select a metrics category, and then in the upper pane, scroll down to view the full list of metrics.

To view metrics using the AWS CLI

  • At a command prompt, use the following command:

    aws cloudwatch list-metrics --namespace "AWS/ApiGateway"