Welcome to the NorESM2 User’s Guide!

The purpose of the NorESM2 User’s Guide is to provide a common place for NorESM2 users and developers to share information. E.g. How is the code organised? What tools are used? Which version should be run for what purpose?

The NorESM1 version ReadTheDocs can be found here


You are viewing the documentation for NorESM2.1, which is a technical development version of NorESM2. If you are looking for documentation of the CMIP6 version (NorESM2.0), please refer to the noresm2 documentation pages. See Introduction and NorESM2.1 release notes for more about the differences between NorESM2.0 and NorESM2.1.

Low-key discussion forum

If you have a question or you can’t find the solution to a problem in the documentation, please post your question here: https://github.com/NorESMhub/NorESM/discussions

How to contribute

We welcome contributions to the NorESM model, including bug reports and fixes, contributions for code improvements, and suggestions for feature enhancements or inclusion of new features. Please consult the CONTRIBUTING.md file in the github repository or the “Contribute to NorESM2” section in this document, and create a new issue on github.

Further information on how to contribute to this documentation can be found at https://github.com/NorESMhub/NorESM-docs/blob/master/README.md.

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