How to plot polar charts in Dash?


How to plot polar charts in Dash ? Are there any examples available ?
Thank you.


Whatever you can do with plotly.js, you can do it with Dash. So, pick your poison:



Note that the plotly.js polar charts a little bit under-developed. See

We’re looking for a company to help sponsor this work. If polar charts are instrumental to your company’s app development, please reach out:


Update! A company has sponsored the development of a polar chart rewrite :handshake:. Expect a new and enhanced set of polar charts in early 2018 :rocket:. We are tracking this feature in this branch: (no PR yet).

If your company or organization needs enterprise-level support or custom features developed, please reach out to our advanced development team:


This is hugely exciting!


@chriddyp Has the URL moved to a new branch? 404 on


It was merged earlier this week :tada: See and The plotly.js team printed a release last night ( which I’ll move into the dash core components library sometime today. I’ll keep this thread posted with progress.


PR to upgrade dash-core-components: The new polar and scattergl chart types will be available in version 0.18.0, upgrade with:

pip install dash-core-components==0.18.0

Enjoy! :beers:


Amazing! Can’t wait. Will the new Polar be on at some point too?


Yes it will be. We have to go through quite a bit more testing and QA before that happens.