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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
11°
Fair
07:5117:49 SAST
Feels like: 10°C
Wind: 11km/h NE
Humidity: 81%
Pressure: 1024.1mbar
UV index: 0
1h
11°C
FriSatSun
min 9°C
17/13°C
17/11°C

Durban
16°
Partly Cloudy
06:5117:09 SAST
Feels like: 16°C
Wind: 4km/h WSW
Humidity: 77%
Pressure: 1026.9mbar
UV index: 0
1h
15°C
FriSatSun
min 12°C
24/12°C
24/12°C

Hermanus
10°
Clear
07:4917:45 SAST
Feels like: 8°C
Wind: 9km/h NNW
Humidity: 84%
Pressure: 1022.9mbar
UV index: 0
1h
9°C
FriSatSun
min 8°C
18/13°C
17/9°C

Port Elizabeth
Clear
07:2217:22 SAST
Feels like: 6°C
Wind: 3km/h WNW
Humidity: 99%
Pressure: 1023.3mbar
UV index: 0
1h
6°C
FriSatSun
min 6°C
25/7°C
24/6°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.