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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°
Fair
06:2617:33 SAST
Feels like: 18°C
Wind: 10km/h SSW
Humidity: 63%
Pressure: 1009.14mbar
UV index: 0
5h
17°C
FriSatSun
19/9°C
21/9°C
19/8°C

Hermanus
12°
Cloudy
07:1918:14 SAST
Feels like: 10°C
Wind: 19km/h SW
Humidity: 88%
Pressure: 1016.26mbar
UV index: 0
4h
12°C
FriSatSun
15/11°C
14/8°C
17/8°C

Port Elizabeth
11°
Fair
06:5317:50 SAST
Feels like: 10°C
Wind: 5km/h SSE
Humidity: 81%
Pressure: 1011.51mbar
UV index: 0
4h
10°C
FriSatSun
19/8°C
15/5°C
20/4°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.