The CMIP6 Special Issue in GMD includes an overview paper on the CMIP6 design and organization (Eyring et al. 2016), contributions from CMIP6-endorsed MIPs and descriptions of the forcing data sets: . Detailed information are available at the PCMDI CMIP6 website

Accessing CMIP6 output

Summary table of currently available CMIP6 data

The complete archive of CMIP6 output is accessible from any one of the following portals: