Tap water safety in East Timor ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑ

๐Ÿ‘Ž In general, the water in East Timor is not safe to drink.

Lonely Planet

Avoid drinking tap water unless it has been boiled; likewise, avoid ice cubes. It's best to drink bottled water from reliable sources.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

According to the CDC tap water is generally not safe for consumption.


According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 33.33 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "Low"

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Like in most countries, water quality and accessibility differs from location to location, therefore it's the best to check the information available on that place.

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