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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
17°
Fair
07:4517:44 SAST
Feels like: 17°C
Wind: 17km/h NW
Humidity: 86%
Pressure: 1019.1mbar
UV index: 0
17h
17°C
FriSatSun
min 12°C
18/11°C
20/11°C

Durban
22°
Fair
06:4517:03 SAST
Feels like: 22°C
Wind: 17km/h NE
Humidity: 71%
Pressure: 1024.2mbar
UV index: 0
17h
22°C
FriSatSun
min 12°C
24/11°C
24/11°C

Hermanus
18°
Partly Cloudy
07:4317:39 SAST
Feels like: 18°C
Wind: 16km/h W
Humidity: 79%
Pressure: 1018.8mbar
UV index: 0
18h
17°C
FriSatSun
min 11°C
18/10°C
19/10°C

Port Elizabeth
23°
Sunny
07:1617:16 SAST
Feels like: 23°C
Wind: 6km/h N
Humidity: 36%
Pressure: 1019.1mbar
UV index: 0
17h
23°C
FriSatSun
min 9°C
27/11°C
28/11°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.