Amazon CloudWatch Logs endpoints and quotas - AWS General Reference

Amazon CloudWatch Logs endpoints and quotas

The following are the service endpoints and service quotas for this service. To connect programmatically to an AWS service, you use an endpoint. In addition to the standard AWS endpoints, some AWS services offer FIPS endpoints in selected Regions. For more information, see AWS service endpoints. Service quotas, also referred to as limits, are the maximum number of service resources or operations for your AWS account. For more information, see AWS service quotas.

Service endpoints

Region Name Region Endpoint Protocol
US East (Ohio) us-east-2

logs.us-east-2.amazonaws.com

logs-fips.us-east-2.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1

logs.us-east-1.amazonaws.com

logs-fips.us-east-1.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

US West (N. California) us-west-1

logs.us-west-1.amazonaws.com

logs-fips.us-west-1.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

US West (Oregon) us-west-2

logs.us-west-2.amazonaws.com

logs-fips.us-west-2.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

Africa (Cape Town) af-south-1 logs.af-south-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) ap-east-1 logs.ap-east-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) ap-south-1 logs.ap-south-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Osaka) ap-northeast-3 logs.ap-northeast-3.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Seoul) ap-northeast-2 logs.ap-northeast-2.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Singapore) ap-southeast-1 logs.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Sydney) ap-southeast-2 logs.ap-southeast-2.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) ap-northeast-1 logs.ap-northeast-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Canada (Central) ca-central-1 logs.ca-central-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
China (Beijing) cn-north-1 logs.cn-north-1.amazonaws.com.cn HTTPS
China (Ningxia) cn-northwest-1 logs.cn-northwest-1.amazonaws.com.cn HTTPS
Europe (Frankfurt) eu-central-1 logs.eu-central-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Europe (Ireland) eu-west-1 logs.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Europe (London) eu-west-2 logs.eu-west-2.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Europe (Milan) eu-south-1 logs.eu-south-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Europe (Paris) eu-west-3 logs.eu-west-3.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Europe (Stockholm) eu-north-1 logs.eu-north-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
Middle East (Bahrain) me-south-1 logs.me-south-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
South America (São Paulo) sa-east-1 logs.sa-east-1.amazonaws.com HTTPS
AWS GovCloud (US-East) us-gov-east-1

logs.us-gov-east-1.amazonaws.com

logs.us-gov-east-1.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

AWS GovCloud (US-West) us-gov-west-1

logs.us-gov-west-1.amazonaws.com

logs.us-gov-west-1.amazonaws.com

HTTPS

HTTPS

Service quotas

Name Default Adjustable
Active export task 1 No
AssociateKmsKey throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
Batch size 1 Megabytes No
CancelExportTask throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
CreateAuditBucket throttle limit in transactions per second 1 No
CreateExportTask throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
CreateInventoryBucket throttle limit in transactions per second 1 No
CreateLogGroup throttle limit in transactions per second 5 Yes
CreateLogStream throttle limit in transactions per second 50 Yes
CreateLogsBucket throttle limit in transactions per second 1 No
Data archiving 5 Gigabytes No
DeleteDestination throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
DeleteLogGroup throttle limit in transactions per second 5 Yes
DeleteLogStream throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
DeleteMetricFilter throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
DeleteRetentionPolicy throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
DeleteSubscriptionFilter throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
DescribeDestinations throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
DescribeExportTasks throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
DescribeLogGroups throttle limit in transactions per second 5 Yes
DescribeLogStreams throttle limit in transactions per second 5 Yes
DescribeMetricFilters throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
DescribeSubscriptionFilters throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
Event size 256 Kilobytes No
FilterLogEvents throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
GetLogEvents throttle limit in transactions per second 10 No
GetLogProperties throttle limit in transactions per second 1,000 No
GetQueryResults throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
ListLogGroups throttle limit in transactions per second 10 No
ListLogObjects throttle limit in transactions per second 50 No
ListTagsLogGroup throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
Log groups 1,000,000 Yes
MeterQuery throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
Metrics filters per log group 100 No
PutDefaultLogSettings throttle limit in transactions per second 3 No
PutDestination throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
PutDestinationPolicy throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
PutLogEvents throttle limit in transactions per second 800 Yes
PutLogEventsBatch throttle limit in transactions per second 150 No
PutMetricFilter throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
PutRetentionPolicy throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
PutSubscriptionFilter throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
StartQuery throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
Subscription filters per log group 2 No
TagLogGroup throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
TestMetricFilter throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No
UntagLogGroup throttle limit in transactions per second 5 No

For more information, see CloudWatch Logs quotas in the Amazon CloudWatch Logs User Guide.