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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
14°
Fair
07:4217:45 SAST
Feels like: 14°C
Wind: 1km/h E
Humidity: 87%
Pressure: 1020.1mbar
UV index: 0
4h
13°C
SatSunMon
18/12°C
18/12°C
18/12°C

Durban
16°
Clear
06:4217:04 SAST
Feels like: 16°C
Wind: 6km/h SSW
Humidity: 81%
Pressure: 1021.3mbar
UV index: 0
4h
16°C
SatSunMon
22/12°C
24/13°C
26/13°C

Hermanus
12°
Fair
07:4017:41 SAST
Feels like: 12°C
Wind: 8km/h NNE
Humidity: 93%
Pressure: 1020.5mbar
UV index: 0
4h
12°C
SatSunMon
18/11°C
18/10°C
19/11°C

Port Elizabeth
Fair
07:1317:17 SAST
Feels like: 9°C
Wind: 4km/h W
Humidity: 92%
Pressure: 1021.1mbar
UV index: 0
4h
9°C
SatSunMon
22/8°C
31/8°C
25/11°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.