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InfluxDB v2 API

The InfluxDB v2 API provides a programmatic interface for interactions with InfluxDB. Access the InfluxDB API using the /api/v2/ endpoint.

Authentication

InfluxDB uses authentication tokens to authorize API requests. Include your authentication token as an Authorization header in each request.

curl --request POST https://cloud2.influxdata.com/api/v2/write \
  --header "Authorization: Token YOURAUTHTOKEN" \
  --data-urlencode "org=myorg" \
  --data-urlencode "bucket=example-bucket"

InfluxDB v2 API Documentation

InfluxDB OSS 2.0 API documentation

InfluxDB v1 compatibility API documentation

The InfluxDB v2 API includes InfluxDB 1.x compatibility endpoints that work with InfluxDB 1.x client libraries and third-party integrations like Grafana and others.

View full v1 compatibility API documentation

InfluxDB client libraries

InfluxDB client libraries are language-specific packages that integrate with the InfluxDB v2 API. For information about supported client libraries, see InfluxDB client libraries.


New! Cloud or OSS?

InfluxDB OSS 2.0 now generally available!

InfluxDB OSS 2.0 is now generally available and ready for production use. See the InfluxDB OSS 2.0 release notes.

For information about upgrading to InfluxDB OSS 2.0, see: