Google’s Keyword Planner, a once useful tool for the general public, has now been hobbled and is for the most part, useless.
If you have an AdWords account and haven’t bought any ads recently, here is what you will be greeted with:
This page shows ranges for search volumes. For a more detailed view, set up and run a campaign.
Like everything else Google does, ultimately, it benefits Google. Sorry, the truth hurts.