SQS Metrics

Collected

Friendly Name

Fully Qualified Name (FQN)

AWS Metric

Statistic

Units

BASE

Approximate Age of Oldest Message

aws.sqs.approximateageofoldestmessage

ApproximateAgeOfOldestMessage

average

seconds

yes

Approximate Number of Messages Delayed

aws.sqs.approximatenumberofmessagesdelayed

ApproximateNumberOfMessagesDelayed

sum

Count

yes

Approximate Number of Messages Not Visible

aws.sqs.approximatenumberofmessagesnotvisible

ApproximateNumberOfMessagesNotVisible

sum

Count

yes

Approximate Number of Messages Visible

aws.sqs.approximatenumberofmessagesvisible

ApproximateNumberOfMessagesVisible

sum

Count

yes

Number of Empty Receives

aws.sqs.numberofemptyreceives

NumberOfEmptyReceives

sum

Count

yes

Number of Messages Deleted

aws.sqs.numberofmessagesdeleted

NumberOfMessagesDeleted

sum

Count

yes

Number of Messages Received

aws.sqs.numberofmessagesreceived

NumberOfMessagesReceived

sum

Count

yes

Number of Messages Sent

aws.sqs.numberofmessagessent

NumberOfMessagesSent

sum

Count

yes

Sent Message Size

aws.sqs.sentmessagesize

SentMessageSize

average

Bytes

yes