NA-CORDEX is the North American component of the international CORDEX (Coordinated Regional Downscaling Experiment) program sponsored by WCRP, the World Climate Research Program. CORDEX is providing global coordination of regional climate downscaling for improved regional climate change adaptation and impact assessment.

The documents below define the specifications for CORDEX, which are the starting point for the NA-CORDEX archive.

NA-CORDEX Briefing Document

CORDEX Archive Design

CORDEX Experimental Protocol

CORDEX Variable Requirement Table