Plugins 〉Pyroscope


Sign up to receive occasional product news and updates:

The Pyroscope plugin has been deprecated and is no longer maintained.

Data Source


  • Overview
  • Installation
  • Change log
  • Related content

Pyroscope Grafana Datasource Plugin

Important: Grafana version 7.2 or later required

Getting started

  1. Install the plugin (Installation tab)
  2. Install panel plugin
  3. Open Grafana and go to Configuration -> Plugins
  4. Check that plugins are available
  5. Set up data source plugin:
    • Configuration -> Data Sources -> Add data source
    • click on pyroscope-datasource
    • Specify Pyroscope host in Endpoint field: endpoint
  6. Set up panel plugin:
    • Add an empty panel on your dashboard
    • Select pyroscope-panel from Visualization list
    • Under panel view in Query tab select pyroscope-datasource
    • In Application name input specify app name
    • Click Apply settings

Congratulations! Now you can monitor application flamegraph on your Grafana dashboard! dashboard

Datasource template variables

You can use variables of the type Query to query Pyroscope for a list of applications, labels, or label values. Variable query functions supported by Pyroscope data source:

apps()Returns a list of application names
label_names(app_name)Returns a list of label names for the application
label_values(app_name,label_name)Returns a list of label values for the application label


Create a new variable in the dashboard settings:

  • Name: appName
  • Type: Query
  • Data source: select your Pyroscope data source
  • Query: apps()

Now you should see the list of applications returned from the Pyroscope data source, and use the variable in the panel Query field:


Installing Pyroscope on Grafana Cloud:

For more information, visit the docs on plugin installation.


1.2.0 (2023-03-13)


Bug Fixes

1.2.0 (2023-03-09)


1.1.3 (2022-07-11)

Add a

1.1.2 (2022-02-24)

Add support for authenticated requests.