Usage Limits

This version of the Google Search Console API enforces the following usage limits (where QPS is queries per second, QPM is queries per minute, and QPD is queries per day):

Search Analytics

The Search Analytics resource enforces the following limits:

  • Per-site limit (calls querying the same site):
    • 5 QPS
    • 200 QPM
  • Per-user limit (calls made by the same user):
    • 5 QPS
    • 200 QPM
  • Per-project limit (calls made using the same Developer Console key):
    • 100,000,000 QPD

Example

  • User A can make up to 5 QPS combined to her 3 websites.
  • Users A and B can make up to 5 QPS combined to their one website.

All other resources

  • Per-user limit (calls made by the same user):
    • 20 QPS
    • 200 QPM
  • Per-project limit (calls made using the same Developer Console key):
    • 100,000,000 QPD

 

You can see your current usage in the quota tab for your project in the Google APIs Console.

To view or change usage limits for your project, or to request an increase to your quota, do the following:

  1. If you don't already have a billing account for your project, then create one.
  2. Visit the Enabled APIs page of the API library in the API Console, and select an API from the list.
  3. To view and change quota-related settings, select Quotas. To view usage statistics, select Usage.