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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
25°
Fair
05:0418:15 SAST
Feels like: 25°C
Wind: 16km/h NNE
Humidity: 79%
Pressure: 1010.16mbar
UV index: 0
22h
25°C
WedThuFri
min 22°C
31/20°C
22/17°C

Hermanus
17°
Mostly Cloudy
05:4519:08 SAST
Feels like: 16°C
Wind: 23km/h NW
Humidity: 69%
Pressure: 1012.53mbar
UV index: 0
22h
16°C
WedThuFri
min 14°C
16/10°C
17/11°C

Port Elizabeth
17°
Mostly Cloudy
05:2018:42 SAST
Feels like: 17°C
Wind: 6km/h SSW
Humidity: 88%
Pressure: 1012.87mbar
UV index: 0
22h
17°C
WedThuFri
min 16°C
24/12°C
20/10°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.