ORDER BY clause
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ORDER BY clause sort results by specified columns and order.
Sort data based on fields, tags, and timestamps.
The following orders are supported:
[SELECT CLAUSE] [FROM CLAUSE] [ ORDER BY expression [ ASC | DESC ][, …] ]
Note: If your query includes a
GROUP BY clause, the
ORDER BY clause must appear after the
GROUP BY clause.
Sort data by time with the most recent first
SELECT "water_level", "time" FROM "h2o_feet" WHERE "location" = 'coyote_creek' ORDER BY time DESC
Sort data by tag or field values
SELECT "water_level", "time", "location" FROM "h2o_feet" ORDER BY "location", "water_level" DESC
Sort data by selection order
SELECT "location","water_level", "time" FROM "h2o_feet" ORDER BY 1, 2
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