influxctl database delete

The influxctl database delete command deletes a database from an InfluxDB Cloud Dedicated cluster.


influxctl database delete <DATABASE_NAME>

Cannot be undone

Deleting a database is a destructive action that cannot be undone.

Cannot reuse deleted database names

After deleting a database, you cannot reuse the name of the deleted database when creating a new database.


DATABASE_NAMEName of the database to delete


-h--helpOutput command help


Delete a database named “mydb”
influxctl database delete mydb

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