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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
07:0318:28 SAST
Feels like: 17°C
Wind: 23km/h SE
Humidity: 49%
Pressure: 1019.98mbar
UV index: 4
12h
17°C
TueWedThu
19/12°C
15/12°C
18/11°C

Durban
18°
Clear
05:4417:52 SAST
Feels like: 18°C
Wind: 18km/h NNE
Humidity: 73%
Pressure: 1027.77mbar
UV index: 0
19h
18°C
TueWedThu
min 12°C
25/15°C
29/20°C

Hermanus
16°
Sunny
06:3018:39 SAST
Feels like: 16°C
Wind: 14km/h SSE
Humidity: 73%
Pressure: 1024.38mbar
UV index: 0
19h
14°C
TueWedThu
min 9°C
21/10°C
19/11°C

Port Elizabeth
16°
Clear
06:0518:14 SAST
Feels like: 16°C
Wind: 5km/h SSE
Humidity: 67%
Pressure: 1024.38mbar
UV index: 0
19h
16°C
TueWedThu
min 7°C
27/10°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.