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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
19°
Fair
06:3517:08 SAST
Feels like: 19°C
Wind: 2km/h NNE
Humidity: 84%
Pressure: 1014.22mbar
UV index: 0
02h
18°C
FriSatSun
24/15°C
19/15°C
21/14°C

Hermanus
15°
Cloudy
07:3117:47 SAST
Feels like: 14°C
Wind: 24km/h W
Humidity: 90%
Pressure: 1011.85mbar
UV index: 0
01h
15°C
ThuFriSat
16/11°C
15/10°C
17/11°C

Port Elizabeth
21°
Fair
07:0417:23 SAST
Feels like: 21°C
Wind: 11km/h SW
Humidity: 49%
Pressure: 1009.82mbar
UV index: 0
01h
18°C
ThuFriSat
22/11°C
16/10°C
19/7°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.