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The National Oceans and Coastal Information Management System (OCIMS) provides decision support for the effective governance of South Africa’s oceans and coasts.

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Staying on Track

Visualizing Big Coastal Geodata in Compliance with the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Technical Specifications

Cape Town
20°
Fair / Wind
06:5718:43 SAST
Feels like: 20°C
Wind: 40km/h S
Humidity: 53%
Pressure: 1010.1mbar
UV index: 0
18h
20°C
MonTueWed
min 14°C
20/15°C
23/14°C

Durban
25°
Partly Cloudy
06:0517:54 SAST
Feels like: 25°C
Wind: 14km/h NE
Humidity: 81%
Pressure: 1012.4mbar
UV index: 0
18h
24°C
MonTueWed
min 20°C
28/21°C
23/18°C

Hermanus
19°
Fair
06:5418:39 SAST
Feels like: 19°C
Wind: 11km/h S
Humidity: 66%
Pressure: 1011.1mbar
UV index: 0
18h
18°C
MonTueWed
min 13°C
18/14°C
22/13°C

Port Elizabeth
24°
Sunny
06:2918:15 SAST
Feels like: 24°C
Wind: 16km/h SE
Humidity: 60%
Pressure: 1009.7mbar
UV index: 1
17h
24°C
MonTueWed
min 16°C
26/14°C
21/12°C

The National OCIMS is the result of collaborative partnerships led by the Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries and managed by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research. The project has drawn from the expertise of government, labour, business, academia and other sectors. It serves under the premise of Operation Phakisa a national government project.