Tap water safety in Ad Dammam (Saudi Arabia ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆ)

๐Ÿ‘ In general, the water may be safe to drink in Ad Dammam.

Numbeo

According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 64 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "High"

Scientific reports

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

Advantages of drinking (filtered) tap water

1 adult could save about 431$ per year in Ad Dammam by drinking tap water instead of buying bottled water.

๐Ÿณ Drinking tap water would also help with reducing your plastic footprint and improve environmental pollution.

Warning

Even though drinking water might be considered safe, if you plan to travel to Ad Dammam, 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 Saudi Arabia

Lonely Planet

Tap water is not safe to drink in Saudi Arabia. Consider buying a reusable bottle with a filter before you arrive.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

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

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