Tap water safety in Fort-de-france (Martinique ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถ)

๐Ÿ‘Ž In general, the water in Fort-de-france is not safe to drink.


According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 50 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "Moderate"

Scientific reports

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Even though drinking water might be considered safe, if you plan to travel to Fort-de-france, consider talking to your local contact to verify that. Old pipes could be leaking toxic material or water in that specific country could contain heavy metals or bacteria.

Tap water safety in all of Martinique

World Health Organization (WHO)

According to the WHO, tap water is safe for consumption for 99% of the country.

Lonely Planet

Tap water is safe to drink in Martinique.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

According to the CDC tap water is generally safe for consumption.