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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
12°
Rain
07:3518:09 SAST
Feels like: 9°C
Wind: 24km/h S
Humidity: 69%
Pressure: 1028.11mbar
UV index: 2
12h
12°C
TueWedThu
13/8°C
14/9°C
16/8°C

Durban
24°
Sunny
06:3817:25 SAST
Feels like: 24°C
Wind: 24km/h S
Humidity: 65%
Pressure: 1016.59mbar
UV index: 4
13h
23°C
TueWedThu
25/12°C
18/12°C
21/10°C

Hermanus
12°
Cloudy
07:3218:05 SAST
Feels like: 10°C
Wind: 16km/h WSW
Humidity: 67%
Pressure: 1027.77mbar
UV index: 2
13h
12°C
TueWedThu
13/6°C
13/8°C
15/7°C

Port Elizabeth
18°
Mostly Cloudy
07:0617:41 SAST
Feels like: 16°C
Wind: 31km/h SW
Humidity: 59%
Pressure: 1021.33mbar
UV index: 3
13h
17°C
TueWedThu
18/5°C
16/6°C
17/6°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.