Kraken Futures

Kraken Futures (Crypto Facilities) historical market data details - available instruments, data coverage and data collection specifics

Exchange status: disabled for order

Crypto Facilities (aka Kraken Futures) historical data for all it's instruments is available since 2019-03-30.

See Kraken Futures historical data coverage: available symbols, channels, date ranges and incidents

During recording, data integrity of order book incremental updates messages is being validated using sequence numbers provided by Kraken Futures real-time message feed - in case of detecting missed message WebSocket connection is being restarted.

Recording of data is being done via direct API access - without Cloudflare in between -

Captured real-time channels

Click any channel below to see HTTP API response with historical data recorded for it.

API Access and data format

Historical data format is the same as provided by real-time Crypto Facilities WebSocket v1 with addition of local timestamps. If you'd like to work with normalized data format instead (same format for each exchange) see downloadable CSV files or official client libs that perform data normalization client-side.

cURL & tardis-machine
# pip install tardis-client
import asyncio
from tardis_client import TardisClient, Channel
tardis_client = TardisClient(api_key="<YOUR_API_KEY>")
async def replay():
# replay method returns Async Generator
messages = tardis_client.replay(
filters=[Channel(name="book", symbols=["PI_XBTUSD"])]
# messages as provided by Kraken Futures real-time stream
async for local_timestamp, message in messages:

See Python client docs.

// npm install tardis-dev
const { replay } = require('tardis-dev');
async function run() {
try {
const messages = replay({
exchange: 'cryptofacilities',
from: '2019-07-01',
to: '2019-07-02',
filters: [{ channel: 'book', symbols: ['PI_XBTUSD'] }],
apiKey: '<YOUR_API_KEY>'
// messages as provided by Kraken Futures real-time stream
for await (const { localTimestamp, message } of messages) {
console.log(localTimestamp, message);
} catch (e) {

See Node.js client docs.

curl -g '[{"channel":"book","symbols":["PI_XBTUSD"]}]&offset=0'

See HTTP API docs.

cURL & tardis-machine
curl -g 'localhost:8000/replay?options={"exchange":"cryptofacilities","filters":[{"channel":"book","symbols":["PI_XBTUSD"]}],"from":"2019-07-01","to":"2019-07-02"}'

Tardis-machine is a locally runnable server that exposes API allowing efficiently requesting historical market data for whole time periods in contrast to HTTP API that provides data only in minute by minute slices.

See tardis-machine docs.

Downloadable CSV files

See CSV data exports.

Official Kraken Futures API docs

Kraken Futures (Crypto Facilities) servers are located in AWS eu-west-1 region (EU, Ireland).