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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°
Fair
06:4417:20 SAST
Feels like: 23°C
Wind: 18km/h ENE
Humidity: 38%
Pressure: 1019.98mbar
UV index: 4
14h
23°C
WedThuFri
23/9°C
22/11°C
21/9°C

Hermanus
18°
Sunny / Wind
07:3917:59 SAST
Feels like: 16°C
Wind: 35km/h NW
Humidity: 58%
Pressure: 1013.21mbar
UV index: 3
15h
18°C
WedThuFri
15/11°C
16/9°C
18/8°C

Port Elizabeth
27°
Sunny
07:1317:35 SAST
Feels like: 27°C
Wind: 31km/h NW
Humidity: 16%
Pressure: 1013.55mbar
UV index: 3
14h
29°C
WedThuFri
19/6°C
20/5°C
23/5°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.