Rate limits

1 query per second (QPS) for free users, 100 QPS for paid users.

Rate limiting refers to the constraints our API enforces on how frequently a user or client can access our services within a given timeframe. Rate limits are denoted as HTTP status code 429s.

What is the purpose of rate limits?

Rate limits in APIs are a standard approach, and they serve to safeguard against abuse or misuse of the API, helping to ensure equitable access to the API with consistent performance.

Tier-based rate limits

TierRate limit
Free1 QPS
Paid100 QPS

More tiers based on consistent usage coming soon!

Rate limits in headers

FieldDescription
x-ratelimit-limitThe maximum number of requests that are permitted before exhausting the rate limit.
x-ratelimit-remainingThe remaining number of requests that are permitted before exhausting the rate limit.
x-ratelimit-resetThe time until the rate limit (based on requests) resets to its initial state.

If you're interested in a higher rate limit, contact our sales team!