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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
28°
Fair
05:4818:27 SAST
Feels like: 30°C
Wind: 2km/h NE
Humidity: 62%
Pressure: 1013.21mbar
UV index: 7
11h
28°C
ThuFriSat
28/21°C
27/22°C
26/22°C

Hermanus
18°
Partly Cloudy
06:3219:17 SAST
Feels like: 18°C
Wind: 11km/h W
Humidity: 85%
Pressure: 1014.22mbar
UV index: 1
09h
20°C
ThuFriSat
19/15°C
26/15°C
25/16°C

Port Elizabeth
23°
Partly Cloudy
06:0718:51 SAST
Feels like: 23°C
Wind: 11km/h SW
Humidity: 79%
Pressure: 1012.19mbar
UV index: 1
09h
25°C
ThuFriSat
26/17°C
26/15°C
32/17°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.