The analytics platform for all your metrics

Grafana allows you to query, visualize, alert on and understand your metrics no matter where they are stored. Create, explore, and share dashboards with your team and foster a data driven culture.

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From heatmaps to histograms. Graphs to geomaps. Grafana has a plethora of visualization options to help you understand your data, beautifully. Read more.


Seamlessly define alerts where it makes sense — while you’re in the data. Define thresholds visually, and get notified via Slack, PagerDuty, and more. Read more.


Bring your data together to get better context. Grafana supports dozens of databases, natively. Mix them together in the same Dashboard. Read more.



Grafana gives you options. It’s completely open source, and backed by a vibrant community. Use Hosted Grafana, or easily install on any platform.



Discover hundreds of dashboards and plugins in the official library. Thanks to the passion and momentum of our community, new ones are added every week.



Bring everyone together, and share data and dashboards across teams. Grafana empowers users, and helps foster a data driven culture.

Get a complete picture with 30+ data sources

Grafana supports over 30 open source and commercial data sources. Pull together your data wherever it lives, and build the perfect dashboard.

Built-in Graphite Support

Grafana includes a built in Graphite query parser that takes writing graphite metric expressions to a whole new level. Expressions are easier to read and faster to edit than ever.

  • Click on any metric segment to change it
  • Quickly add functions (search, typeahead)
  • Click on a function parameter to change it
  • Move function order to the left or right
  • Direct a to Graphite function documentation
  • Rich templating support
Built-in InfluxDB Support
  • Rich query editor with measurement, tag and tag value completion
  • Automatic handling of group by time
  • Templating queries for generic dashboards
  • Alias patterns for short readable series names
  • Ad hoc filters for exploration dashboards
Built-in Prometheus Support
  • Query editor with metric name lookup
  • Templating queries for generic dashboards
  • Alias patterns for short readable series names
Built-in Elasticsearch Support
  • Rich query editor with automatic property name lookup
  • Extract many types of metrics from documents like: Avg, Min, Max, Percentiles, Std Dev, etc.
  • Group by multiple terms or filters
  • Query only relevant indicies based on time pattern
  • Alias patterns for short readable series names
Built-in Cloudwatch Support
  • Rich editor with auto completion for metric names, namespaces and dimensions
  • Templating queries for generic dashboards
  • Alias patterns for short readable series names
Data source plugins

Beside the plugins that ship with Grafana we provide an extensive set of data source plugins via our Plugin Repository.

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Grafana seamlessly integrates into your workflow.


LDAP, Google Auth,, Github. However your company handles auth, Grafana makes it work easily with your existing workflow.


Grafana supports multi tenancy. Setup multiple organizations that each can have their own admins, define their own data sources, dashboards and users.

User Preferences

Grafana includes power user preferences including the option to select from dark or white themes, set your home dashboard, change timezones and more.

Visualize metrics via dashboards filled with panels


Fast and flexible client side graphs with a multitude of options. Panel plugins for many different way to visualize metrics and logs.

Dynamic Dashboards

Create dynamic & reusable dashboards with template variables that appear as dropdowns at the top of the dashboard.

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Explore metrics through ad-hoc queries

Explore Metrics

Explore your data through ad-hoc queries and dynamic drilldown. Split view and compare different time ranges, queries and data sources side by side.

Explore Logs

Experience the magic of switching from metrics to logs with preserved label filters. Quickly search through all your logs or streaming them live.

Works best with our Loki data source but support for more are coming very soon.

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Visualize metrics via dashboards filled with panels


Visually define alert rules for your most important metrics. Grafana will continuously evaluate and send notifications to systems like Slack, PagerDuty, VictorOps, OpsGenie.

Alert Notifications

Mixed Data Sources

Mix different data sources in the same graph! You can specify a data source on a per-query basis. This works for even custom datasources.

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Annotate graphs with rich events from different data sources. Hover over events shows you the full event metadata and tags.

Ad-hoc Filters

Ad-hoc filters allow you to create new key/value filters on the fly, which are automatically applied to all queries that use that data source.

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"The largest unexpected benefit of adapting Grafana, however, is that it empowers so many other teams to create dashboards with the data." - Chris Madden, Storage Architect, NetApp

Annotate graphs with rich events from different data sources. Hover over events shows you the full event metadata and tags.


Share a to dashboard or fullscreen panel. Automatically includes current time range and variables. Create a public or internal snapshots. Server side render API makes chat integration possible.

Light Theme
Light Theme

If you do not prefer the default dark theme you can switch to a light theme. This is an user preference that can be changed on the profile page.

Now Go Get Grafana!