Tap water safety in Singapore (Singapore ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ)

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

Numbeo

According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 86 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "Very high"

Scientific reports

We are working on providing you with scientific reports about the water quality in Singapore, 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 964$ per year in Singapore 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 Singapore, 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 Singapore

World Health Organization (WHO)

According to the WHO, tap water is safe for consumption for 100% of the country.

Lonely Planet

The tap water in Singapore is safe to drink.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

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

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