PostgreSQL is the world's most advanced open source database and every Nhost project has its own Postgres database.


The following versions of PostgreSQL is supported when creating a Nhost project:

  • 12.0
  • 11.5
  • 10.5
  • 9.6

#Prepared tables

Each newly created project's database have the following prepared tables:

  • public.users
  • auth.account_providers
  • auth.account_roles
  • auth.accounts
  • auth.providers
  • auth.refresh_tokens
  • auth.roles

#Direct Access

Every Postgres instance comes pre-configured with an SSL certificate

The PostgreSQL database can be accessed directly with a Postgres client such as pgAdmin, DBeaver, or Table Plus. Find the Postgres connection string in the Nhost console in the Postgres tab.

Postgres Connection String