influx bucket delete
This page documents an earlier version of InfluxDB. InfluxDB v2.6 is the latest stable version. View this page in the v2.6 documentation.
influx bucket delete command deletes a bucket from InfluxDB and all the data it contains.
influx bucket delete [flags]
|Flag||Description||Input type||Maps to ?|
|CLI configuration to use for command||string|
|Path to ||string|
|Help for the |
|Hide table headers (default |
|HTTP address of InfluxDB (default ||string|
|Inspect communication with InfluxDB servers.||string|
|Bucket ID (required if no ||string|
|Output data as JSON (default |
|Bucket name (requires ||string|
|Organization name (mutually exclusive with ||string|
|Organization ID (mutually exclusive with ||string|
|Skip TLS certificate verification|
The examples below assume your InfluxDB host, organization, and token are
provided by either the active
influx CLI configuration or by environment variables (
If you do not have a CLI configuration set up or the environment variables set, include these required credentials for each command with the following flags:
--host: InfluxDB host
--org-id: InfluxDB organization name or ID
-t, --token: InfluxDB API token
Delete a bucket by name
influx bucket delete --name example-bucket
Delete a bucket by ID
influx bucket delete --id 06c86c40a9f36000
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