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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
18°
Clear
05:4617:51 SAST
Feels like: 18°C
Wind: 11km/h NE
Humidity: 81%
Pressure: 1013.55mbar
UV index: 0
6h
19°C
SunMonTue
28/17°C
20/13°C
21/12°C

Hermanus
13°
Cloudy
06:3318:38 SAST
Feels like: 12°C
Wind: 13km/h WNW
Humidity: 71%
Pressure: 1015.92mbar
UV index: 0
6h
13°C
SunMonTue
16/11°C
17/8°C
20/10°C

Port Elizabeth
12°
Partly Cloudy
06:0818:13 SAST
Feels like: 12°C
Wind: 8km/h WSW
Humidity: 82%
Pressure: 1012.53mbar
UV index: 0
6h
12°C
SunMonTue
21/10°C
20/6°C
25/7°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.