Tap water safety in Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ต)

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

Numbeo

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

We are working on providing you with scientific reports about the water quality in Saipan, if you know a reliable source for that feel free to shoot us a message in the chat below!

Warning

Even though drinking water might be considered safe, if you plan to travel to Saipan, 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 Northern Mariana Islands

World Health Organization (WHO)

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

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

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