pvlib.iotools.read_midc_raw_data_from_nrel(site, start, end, variable_map={})[source]

Request and read MIDC data directly from the raw data api.

  • site (string) – The MIDC station id.

  • start (datetime) – Start date for requested data.

  • end (datetime) – End date for requested data.

  • variable_map (dict) – A dictionary mapping MIDC field names to pvlib names. Used to rename columns of the resulting DataFrame. See Notes of pvlib.iotools.read_midc() for example.


data – Dataframe with DatetimeIndex localized to the station location.


Requests spanning an instrumentation change will yield an error. See the MIDC raw data api page here for more details and considerations.