Data Request

MIP Data Specifications

Background Information

The Data Request defines technical metadata for diagnostics of the climate system to promote exchange of re-usable data. Details of the prcess and an overview of the resources available are provided in the web pages of the WGCM Infrastructure Panel.

Browse the CMIP6 Data Request

  • The data request can be browsed online;
  • It is also available as a python package dreqPy;
  • The data request as an XML document is available in the Data Request Snapshots repository. </ul>


    • For general enquiries: submit and issue here;
    • For specific questions about the CMIP6 data request, submit an issue here;
    • For suggestions about future developments, submit an issue here.