CreateAnomalyMonitor - AWS Cost Explorer Service


Creates a new cost anomaly detection monitor with the requested type and monitor specification.

Request Syntax

{ "AnomalyMonitor": { "CreationDate": "string", "DimensionalValueCount": number, "LastEvaluatedDate": "string", "LastUpdatedDate": "string", "MonitorArn": "string", "MonitorDimension": "string", "MonitorName": "string", "MonitorSpecification": { "And": [ "Expression" ], "CostCategories": { "Key": "string", "MatchOptions": [ "string" ], "Values": [ "string" ] }, "Dimensions": { "Key": "string", "MatchOptions": [ "string" ], "Values": [ "string" ] }, "Not": "Expression", "Or": [ "Expression" ], "Tags": { "Key": "string", "MatchOptions": [ "string" ], "Values": [ "string" ] } }, "MonitorType": "string" } }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The cost anomaly detection monitor object that you want to create.

Type: AnomalyMonitor object

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "MonitorArn": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The unique identifier of your newly created cost anomaly detection monitor.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 1024.

Pattern: [\S\s]*


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


You made too many calls in a short period of time. Try again later.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: