IPCC WGI AR5 Chapter / Annex Downloads


How to cite the full report:

IPCC, 2013: Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Stocker, T.F., D. Qin, G.-K. Plattner, M. Tignor, S.K. Allen, J. Boschung, A. Nauels, Y. Xia, V. Bex and P.M. Midgley (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA, 1535 pp, doi:10.1017/CBO9781107415324.

How to cite WGI AR5: 0.1MB, EndNote/BibTeX (updated 09/07/2022)

Individual Downloads

(Please also refer to the Errata)

  1. Front Matter 0.8MB
  2. Summary for Policymakers 2.3MB, graphics
  3. Technical Summary 18.1MB, graphics
    • Supplementary Material: 0.3MB
  4. Frequently Asked Questions 30MB


  1. Introduction 4.5MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
  2. Observations: Atmosphere and Surface 38.3MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
  3. Observations: Ocean 48.3MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
  4. Observations: Cryosphere 12.8MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
    • Supplementary Material: 0.4MB
  5. Information from Paleoclimate Archives 10.7MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
    • IPCC WGI AR5 Chapter 5 figure recipes and data available from external Chapter 5 archive
  6. Carbon and Other Biogeochemical Cycles 23.8MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
    • Supplementary Material: 4MB
  7. Clouds and Aerosols 19.2MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
    • Supplementary Material: 0.1MB
  8. Anthropogenic and Natural Radiative Forcing 18.9MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
    • Supplementary Material: 15.9MB
  9. Evaluation of Climate Models 24.6MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
  10. Detection and Attribution of Climate Change: from Global to Regional 10.4MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
  11. Near-term Climate Change: Projections and Predictability 14.1MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
  12. Long-term Climate Change: Projections, Commitments and Irreversibility 36.3MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
  13. Sea Level Change 32.9MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
  14. Climate Phenomena and their Relevance for Future Regional Climate Change 10.6MB, graphics, EndNote/BibTeX
    • Supplementary Material: 1.9MB


  1. Atlas of Global and Regional Climate Projections 44.7MB, EndNote/BibTeX
  2. Climate System Scenario Tables 1.5MB, EndNote/BibTeX
  3. Glossary 0.4MB, EndNote/BibTeX
  4. Acronyms 0.1MB
  5. Contributors to the WGI Fifth Assessment Report 0.2MB
  6. Expert Reviewers of the WGI Fifth Assessment Report 0.5MB

Index 0.2MB

Errata 0.1MB (updated 11/12/2021)

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