Google Analytics

tap-google-analytics from meltano

App and website analytics platform hosted by Google

The tap-google-analytics Meltano extractor pulls data from Google Analytics that can then be sent to a destination using a loader.

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Getting Started


If you haven't already, follow the initial steps of the Getting Started guide:

  1. Install Meltano
  2. Create your Meltano project

Installation and configuration

  1. Add the tap-google-analytics extractor to your project using
    meltano add
  2. meltano add extractor tap-google-analytics --variant meltano
  3. Configure the tap-google-analytics settings using
    meltano config
  4. meltano config tap-google-analytics set --interactive
  5. Test that extractor settings are valid using
    meltano test
  6. meltano test tap-google-analytics

Next steps

If you run into any issues, learn how to get help.


The current capabilities for
may have been automatically set when originally added to the Hub. Please review the capabilities when using this extractor. If you find they are out of date, please consider updating them by making a pull request to the YAML file that defines the capabilities for this extractor.

This plugin has the following capabilities:

  • catalog
  • discover

You can override these capabilities or specify additional ones in your meltano.yml by adding the capabilities key.


The tap-google-analytics settings that are known to Meltano are documented below. To quickly find the setting you're looking for, click on any setting name from the list:

You can override these settings or specify additional ones in your meltano.yml by adding the settings key.

Please consider adding any settings you have defined locally to this definition on MeltanoHub by making a pull request to the YAML file that defines the settings for this plugin.

Client Secrets (key_file_location)

  • Default Value: $MELTANO_PROJECT_ROOT/client_secrets.json
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OAuth Client ID (oauth_credentials.client_id)

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OAuth Client Secret (oauth_credentials.client_secret)

[No description provided.]

OAuth Access Token (oauth_credentials.access_token)

[No description provided.]

OAuth Refresh Token (oauth_credentials.refresh_token)

[No description provided.]

View ID (view_id)

  • Environment variable: TAP_GOOGLE_ANALYTICS_VIEW_ID
[No description provided.]

Reports (reports)

  • Environment variable: TAP_GOOGLE_ANALYTICS_REPORTS
[No description provided.]


  • Environment variable: TAP_GOOGLE_ANALYTICS_START_DATE

This property determines how much historical data will be extracted. Please be aware that the larger the time period and amount of data, the longer the initial extraction can be expected to take.


  • Environment variable: TAP_GOOGLE_ANALYTICS_END_DATE

Date up to when historical data will be extracted.

Something missing?

This page is generated from a YAML file that you can contribute changes to.

Edit it on GitHub!

Looking for help?

If you're having trouble getting the tap-google-analytics extractor to work, look for an existing issue in its repository, file a new issue, or join the Meltano Slack community and ask for help in the


meltano add extractor tap-google-analytics --variant meltano

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