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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
23°
Cloudy
04:4818:36 SAST
Feels like: 23°C
Wind: 24km/h SSW
Humidity: 87%
Pressure: 1008.13mbar
UV index: 0
21h
23°C
TueWedThu
25/18°C
20/18°C
23/18°C

Hermanus
16°
Cloudy
05:2519:33 SAST
Feels like: 15°C
Wind: 29km/h WNW
Humidity: 70%
Pressure: 1011.51mbar
UV index: 0
22h
16°C
TueWedThu
18/12°C
17/13°C
19/14°C

Port Elizabeth
17°
Partly Cloudy
05:0219:06 SAST
Feels like: 17°C
Wind: 10km/h SSW
Humidity: 83%
Pressure: 1008.81mbar
UV index: 0
21h
17°C
TueWedThu
25/12°C
22/9°C
23/13°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.