How Much Is My Website Bandwidth Usage If I Use CloudFlare?

Written on July 13, 2016. Updated on November 06, 2017

When you use a CDN such as CloudFlare, this can save you a lot of bandwidth because the CDN does the heavy lifting. It’s easy to find out your total website bandwidth usage and the “saved bandwidth” if your site is behind CloudFlare.

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Find Website Bandwidth Usage on CloudFlare

Please follow the steps below:

  • Log in to your CloudFlare account.
  • Click on the domain, Click on the *Analytics* tab, then the *Bandwidth* tab.
  • Click on the dropdown menu in the upper right corner and select “Last month”. cloudflare bandwidth usage
  • Scroll down to *Performance* and check the *Bandwidth saved* section. Under the icon, You’ll see “Total Bandwidth” and “x TB saved”. cloudflare saved and cached bandwidth

Total Bandwidth is the amount of data transferred through your website in the selected period, a part of which CloudFlare’s CDN “saves” for you, meaning that their CDN automatically caches your static files at their edge nodes so these files are stored closer to your visitors while delivering your dynamic content directly from your web server. If you’d like to figure out which Kinsta plan is the right choice for you in terms of bandwidth, just subtract the amount of bandwidth saved from “Total Bandwidth”.

If you are using a hosting provider with cPanel, make sure to also check out our tutorial on how to find cPanel bandwidth usage.

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